Metropolia Tech Pathway

Metropolia Tech Pathway is your gateway to Bachelor’s degree in any of the international degree programmes in the field of technology in Metropolia University of Applied Sciences.

Basic information

Price / Tuition fee
3 500 €

Metropolia Tech Pathway in a nutshell

  • Start your studies online and finish onsite in the modern campuses of Metropolia, located in the capital region of Finland
  • Complete in English 30 ECTS credits of online studies, which guarantee you with a study right in the degree programme you have chosen
  • Your pathway studies are credited as part of your degree to fasten your path to a bachelor’s degree
  • Learn about Finland and Metropolia prior starting your studies in Finland

Admission to Pathway studies

Admission period: May 7th , 2024 - July 31st, 2024.

Pathway studies during October 21st, 2024 - March 16th, 2025.

Fee for pathway is 3.500,00 € (VAT incl)

Apply for Online Metropolia Tech Pathway with e-form

Students are selected on First come-First served basis.

Admission criteria

You must hold a foreign qualification that provides eligibility for higher education studies in your home country.

Admission documents

A scanned copy of your final secondary school certificate (or equivalent)

Transcript of Records

A scanned copy of the English language certificate. English language skills can be proved by the following document

1. Language test results:

IELTS Online and PTE Academic Online are accepted

2. Instead of English proficiency test, applicant can also provide SAT result with the following scores: 400 for Evidence Based Reading and Writing section and 400 for Math section

NOTE: When using an English language test result (IELTS, TOEFL, PTE or Cambridge, or SAT) for proving English language skills, certificates printed or delivered by the applicants themselves are not taken into account but the results must be sent to Metropolia electronically by the test organizer and available/verifiable as described above. Metropolia's TOEFL code is 3804.

3. English language skills can be proved also by the following documents

  • English skill can be proven with high school studies completed with American, English or International Baccalaureate curriculum
  • English language grade/score of 80 per cent of the best grade/maximum score in the final secondary school certificate (or equivalent).

In these cases, you will be invited to an online interview to check the English language proficiency

Pathway description

Begin your academic journey in Finland with the Metropolia Tech Pathway (30 ECTS), specifically designed for international students planning to complete their bachelor’s degree in Metropolia in the field of technology in Finland.

This online pathway offers an exceptional opportunity to delve into the world of technology and to seize the chance to be part of a dynamic, global student community, and lay a solid foundation for your academic and professional future in the field of technology in Finland in any of the below mentioned international degree programmes in Metropolia UAS.

When submitting your application for the pathway studies, you will select your preferred degree program. Please note that once your application is submitted, changes to this selection are not be possible.

Pathway studies will be conducted fully online and successfully completed studies by the given deadline will grant you a study place in the degree programme, which you have chosen. The credits gained during the pathway program will be credited as part of your degree in full extent in most of the degree programmes to fasten your study time.

Teaching and lessons will be implemented between 21st October 2024 - 16th March 2025

Each course is 5 ECTS credits, altogether pathway studies are 30 ECTS (1 ECTS is 27 hours of work). Courses will be assessed as passed or failed.

Pathway studies will consist of the following online courses conducted by the lecturers of the international degree programmes in Metropolia.

Courses during 21st October - 22nd December 2024

Courses during 13th January - 16th March 2025

Degree programmes offered via Metropolia Tech Pathway

Please find further information of each degree programme by clicking the link:

NB: Please note that the pathway fee will not be refunded in case you are refused entry to Finland for degree studies.

Contact information

Manager of Education Export Aija Ahokas
+358 50 401 3503
aija.ahokas [at] (aija[dot]ahokas[at]metropolia[dot]fi)