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Practical information

New students (checklist for new international students at UEF)

Orientation to new students (KAMU portal with useful links and information)

Studying at UEF (important information for all students!)

UEF Degree Regulations

UEF Law School

HIMA (Department of Geographical and Historical Studies)

UEF Law School Writing Instructions for download (.pdf)

Links useful in studies

Quick references - most commonly used tools and databases

International Encyclopedia of Laws: Environmental Law (IEL)

Oxford Learner's Dictionaries

Merriam-Webster Dictionary

Cambridge dictionary online

Exchange studies abroad

Exchange programmes at UEF Law School, contact person Mia Kilpeläinen.

Student Exchange for International UEF Degree Students

Contact persons regarding student exchange at Dept. of Geographical and Historical Studies: Outi Väyrynen and Paul Fryer

Doctoral programmes at the Faculty of Social Sciences and Business Studies

General information of the doctoral programme at the Faculty of Social Sciences and Business Studies

Doctoral Programme in Law by the UEF Law School

Doctoral Programme in Social and Cultural Encounters by the Institute for Natural Resources, Environment and Society (LYY)

Doctoral Programme: Past, Space and Environment in Society

Environmental law and policy

InforMEA (United Nations Information Portal on Multilateral Environmental Agreements)

The Earth Negotiations Bulletin is a balanced, timely and independent reporting service on United Nations environment and development negotiations.

ECOLEX - The gateway to environmental law

European Union

UN Environment

UEF-UN Environment Course on Multilateral Environmental Agreements

Centre for Climate Change, Energy and Environmental Law

International environmental law books for free download:

Studying & living in Finland

Study in Finland

City of Joensuu

VisitKarelia (practical information about the region of Joensuu)

The Finnish Immigration Service

Practical training and other work opportunities


UN Careers

European Affairs Jobsite

European Union

Free time & student activities

ESN Joensuu (ESN is an organisation under ISYY The Student Union of the University of Eastern Finland (UEF). This means any ISYY member is also an ESN member! Hence If you have paid your Student union membership fee then you are also a member of ESN.)

Sykettä University Sport Services

The European Law Students' Association Joensuu

Joensuu Debate Society