the land of the midnight sun, is also a land of unspoiled countryside
which offers many outdoor activities, including skiing and skating in
the winter and hiking and boating in the summer, as well as the
cultural and social activities of its university towns. Through the
UNC-EP exchange, NC State students may study in English at the central
Finnish universities of Oulu, Jyväskylä, Vaasa, Tampere, and Kuopio.
coastal city only about 100 miles south of the Arctic Circle, Oulu is
the cultural and technological capital of northern Finland. The
university has about 13,000 students and is located on a beautiful
modern campus about 10 minutes from downtown. Programs taught in
English include Scandinavian studies, Japanese language and studies,
Women's studies, architecture and Nordic design, education,
environmental studies, and mechanical engineering.
the international students is provided in the apartments of the Student
Housing Foundation at each university. Each student will have a private
room of his/her own and share a kitchen and bathroom with 1 - 6 other
students; the residences also have shared facilities such as laundry
rooms and saunas. Finnish students generally prepare their own meals
but each university also has inexpensive student cafeterias.
University reserves the right to alter the program format and/or costs
in case of conditions beyond its control. If the program is canceled or
a student withdraws, a refund of program costs may not be available in all cases. Please refer to the Study Abroad Office Refund Policy for details. Contact us: firstname.lastname@example.org
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