Language Qualification Requirements

Finnish Language Requirement

An applicant who is applying to Metropolia's Bachelor's degree programmes in Nursing or Social Services must have at least skills level B1 in Finnish language (link to the Common European Framework of reference for languages). Other Metropolia's degree programmes do not have any Finnish language requirements.

Only those who have informed in their applications that they have the above skills in Finnish language will be invited to the entrance examination.

It is not necessary to send any documentary evidence of the Finnish language skills but the Finnish language skills will be tested in the entrance examination.

English Language Qualification Requirement

As of the year 2017 an English language certificate is not required any more; English language skills will be tested at the entrance examination and it is compulsory for all applicants. Excellent skills in English are required for success in degree programmes provided in English.