Prior to being accepted into a traditional degree program, a student with limited English proficiency may have to take an undergraduate pathway. This program seeks to remedy gaps in a student’s language skills with courses in reading, writing, speaking and listening.
The formal higher education system of Finland is the 7-3-2-2 pattern. The university takes two years in vocational or technical education and finally two-year pre-tertiary education. Finland also has several public as well as private universities that have enabled accessibility of higher education to students.
Undergraduate Pathways in Finland