Call for abstracts: Landscape Practices Conference

We invite contributions addressing different indigenous landscape practices, including but not limited to the gathering of eggs, plants, and berries, to reflect on the insights we may gain from paying more attention to people’s knowing and caring through landscape practices.

New student ambassadors for Sámi University of Applied Sciences in Russia

Last autumn 5 exchange students came all the way from Yakutsk in Russia to the Sámi University of Applied Sciences in Kautokeino. They were students at the SÁÁL studies that is taught every autumm semester at the Sámi University of Applied Sciences, and amongst other things they learned Sámi language and about Sámi culture. For many of them, Kautokeino was their first meet with Europe. Read more about their stay in Kautokeino here.

Inga Juuso – Tribute concert: Free tickets for students at Sámi University of Applied Sciences

In connection with the Sami language week, a tribute concert for Inga Juuso will be arranged at Diehtosiida in Kautokeino on Friday 29.10.21. The tickets are free for students at Sámi University of Applied Sciences.

Welcome to register to the online part of the Sámi Education Conference 2021

The Sámi education conference will be arranged October 5-7 2021 at Diehtosiida in Guovdageaidnu, and part of the conference will be streamed. The registration to the participation at Diehtosiida is now closed, but it is still possible to register to the digital day of the conference.

Start of studies autumn 2021

Semester startup will take place at Diehtosiida

The application deadline for autumn semester studies 2021 has been extended!

Sámi University of Applied Sciences has extended the application deadline until the 1st of July for the following studies:


Full-time study(30 ECTS)

Call for papers: Indigenous Journalism and Self-Determination Conference 2021

Call for papers for Indigenous Journalism and Self-Determination Conference has been extended until June 1, 2021. Due to uncertainties regarding the Covid-19 situation, the conference will convene entirely online. The online conference will take place from September 28th to 29th. This virtual format presents us with exciting opportunities to connect worldwide.

Students' access to Diehtosiida

Students will need a special key card in order to have access to Diehtosiida between 28 March -12 April. Please contact the front office.

New covid-19 measures

All lectures at the Sami University of Applied Sciences will be carried out digitally.