According to the Finnish legislation every student is required to enroll for the next academic year as present or absent.

Students accepted during autumn 2019 are required to enroll as present or absent for spring term 2020 by Monday the 9th of December, 2019, at 3:00 p.m. Finnish time, or by the later date and time given to an applicant accepted from the waiting list.

You can accept the study place and enroll electronically. You can accept the study place electronically on My Studyinfo -service, if you have Finnish internet banking codes, Finnish electronic ID-card or mobile certificate. Enrolment has to be done by Monday the 9th of December, 2019.

If you can’t accept the study place and enroll electronically, please contact Admissions Office by email: admissions@samk.fi

According to the Polytechnic act 1st year student can enroll as absent only, if he/she:

  • is carrying out his military service or civilian service or her voluntary military service according to Finnish legislation
  • is on maternity, paternity or parental leave or
  • is unable to start one's studies because of sickness or injury.

If you are enrolling as absent in Satakunta University of Applied Sciences for spring term 2020, you are required to provide a document about the statutory reason of your absence. The document (e.g. a copy of draft letter, decision on paternal grant or medical certificate) should be delivered personally or by post or by email to the Admissions Office by Monday the 9th of December, 2019, if no other date and time are given.

As present student you can carry out studies: enroll to and participate in study modules, get them evaluated, participate in practical training, complete thesis, apply for the Degree Certificate and graduate. Finnish students with the present status are also entitled to Finnish study grant.

As absent student you cannot carry out studies or receive study grant.

If you don’t confirm the study place you have been offered and enroll for the spring term 2020, you will lose your study place. Once non-confirmed and lost study place will not be returned.