Sustainable Coastal Management

Invitation to the entrance examination

All eligible applicants will be invited to sit an entrance examination. If you do not fulfill the admission criteria, you will not be invited to the entrance examination.

The entrance examination for Sustainable Coastal Management will be arranged on 5 April 2018 in Raseborg, Finland or by internet-based communication. The exact time and location will be included in the invitation e-mail.

Content of the entrance examination

The entrance examination tests applicants' interest in and aptitude for the field:

  • The maximum score for the first examination section is 60 points. This section tests applicants' aptitude for the field. The minimum acceptable score is 18 points.
  • The second examination section tests study motivation. The maximum score for this section is 40 points, while the minimum acceptable score is 12 points.
  • Based on the examination, applicants' English language proficiency will be assessed on a scale of pass/fail.

Admission is not possible without participation in the entrance examination. The maximum score for the entrance examination is 100 points. Applicants must score at least 30 points and must pass all sections in the entrance examination order to be considered for admission.

Admission to the degree programme

Students are selected for Sustainable Coastal Management based on an entrance examination (max. 100 points). If several applicants achieve equal admission scores, selection will be carried our according to the following criteria: 1. entrance examination score; 2. preference.