Fee-paying students at Novia UAS can apply for scholarships at Novia UAS. The application for scholarships is open 1-15 May. Only current students of Novia UAS paying tuition fees are eligible to apply for the scholarships offered. The scholarships are granted retroactively based on the number of credits completed at Novia UAS. The credits must be completed at Novia UAS and be registered in the student register.  Only the completed credits will be considered, no other factors will affect the scholarship.

Criteria for scholarships

  • Your studies should be completed successfully according to your studyplan and curriculum and proceed at a normal pace.

All students that have applied for scholarships within the application period and fulfill the above mentioned criteria will be granted scholarships. The scholarship amounts to 50 % of the tuition fee. Also graduated students that have been paying fees at Novia UAS can apply for the scholarship retroactively.


  • 1) Apply between 1 - 15 May.
  • 2) Wait for the decision from the scholarship committee.
  • 3) Scholarships are granted/paid before 1 September which is the deadline for the next tuition fee payment.

 Early bird tuition fee

First-year students who are admitted through the Joint Application for Higher Education and accept their study place within 14 days from the admission notice, are entitled to an early bird tuition fee for their first study year given that the tuition fee is paid no later than 31 May. 

Scholarship for Ukrainian students and students under temporary protection

Following the war in Ukraine, Novia UAS is offering a 100% scholarship for Ukrainian degree students and degree students that have been granted temporary protection for the academic years 2022-23 and 2023-24. To be granted the scholarship, the student must submit proof of his or her Ukrainian citizenship or a residence permit card/decision on temporary protection. For more information about the scholarship requirements, please contact the Admissions Services. 

Other scholarships

If you are not entitled to student financial aid, or scholarships intended for tuition fee paying students at Novia, there might be other scholarships available. Here are some possibilities:


Please note that grants and scholarships from Novia UAS are informed to the tax authoroties by Novia UAS. Other grants and scholarships over 1000 euro has to be informed to the tax authorities by the student.