Selection Criteria

In order to be selected for exchange, you must have completed studies that support the selection. Your academic performance must be good, and you must have completed at least one or two years' of studies by the beginning of the exchange period. In addition to this, you should have good language skills.

Bilateral Partner Universities, NORDLYS, BCI, north2north and ISEP

At UTA, the selections are made based on the following criteria:

  • in accordance with the receiving university’s requirements (e.g. language requirements)
  • in accordance with the following criteria:
    • motivation letter and study plan: the benefits of the exchange period for your studies and future career
    • opportunities to study abroad at a later time
    • possible prior student exchange and grants from the University of Tampere
    • good progress in studies: approx. 30 credits/semester
    • grades
    • field of study: we aim at sending students from all faculties and all degree programmes

Erasmus Exchange, Faculty-level Bilateral Agreements, NORDPLUS Networks

At UTA, the selections are made based on the following criteria:

  • Erasmus exchange: students of the field of study specified in the agreement take priority
  • if the field has not been defined, students of the faculty in question take priority in relation to students of other faculties
  • in accordance with the receiving university’s requirements (e.g. language requirements)
  • in accordance with the following criteria:
    • motivation letter and study plan: the benefits of the exchange period for your studies and future career
    • good progress in studies: approx. 30 credits/semester
    • grades

 

You should also check any faculty-specific requirements from the mobility coordinators of the Centre for International Education

The exchange period is guaranteed only after the official acceptance by the receiving institution.
Please check the possible faculty level requirements from the respective mobility coordinators.