FAQ

  • FITech offers versatile courses and study modules for different needs; you can filter the programmes and courses according to the target group and find the courses for you.
  • Some courses are targeted for the degree students of the following universities: Aalto University, LUT University, University of Turku, Åbo Akademi, University of Oulu, Tampere University and University of Vaasa.
  • Some of the courses are only available for graduates and company representatives who are not currently studying in any Higher Education Institution in Finland.
  • There are also courses available for all applicants.
  • The Master Degree Programs are designed for Bachelors from universities or universities of applied sciences.
  • Check also the course specific prerequisites to assess if the course contents are suitable for you.
  • You can always contact us if you are uncertain of your eligibility to apply!
  • The process has two phases: getting the study right for the university and then signing up for the courses.
  • You can find an Apply link after each course/module that will take you to the application system. Instructions for the application process can be found here.
  • If you are applying for courses from several universities, you need to fill in a separate application for each university.
  • Once your application has been accepted, you will get instruction on how to activate your IT-credentials and sign up for the courses.
  • For degree-students: Remember that if the FITech course is organized by your home university you don’t need to fill in a separate application, but you can just sign up for the courses normally.
  • The deadline for applying is 3-4 weeks before the course starts
  • You can find the course-specific deadlines on the web page of each course
  • Your application will be handled after the deadline
  • FITech offers flexible study options and a lot of distance study opportunities.
  • There is a symbol after each course signaling whether the course is organized online, as classroom studies or as blended learning (online studies that include some contact lessons)
  • Please, look at the course information to see, where the contact lessons are organized. There might be even several locations to choose from.
  • The courses targeted for non-student applicants and the Master Degree Programs are especially suitable for you even if you work full time.
  • For the degree students: FITech credits are accredited in all the FITech universities. You can transfer the credits through Puro application or by providing the transcript of records to your home university.
  • For the degree students: Remember to include the FITech studies in your personal study plan (HOPS) before you apply.
  • Yes, you can take any courses free of charge.