Teaching as a future career?

Vocational Teacher Education provides the pedagogical qualification for teaching in Finland. Studying in the flexible post-degree programme takes 1–2 years.

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The Erasmus award for excellence was awarded to JAMK by European Commission in November 2013. JAMK was awarded the first place out of 4500 higher education institutions. JAMK has hundreds of partners abroad, foreign students and staff, active student and staff mobility, international projects and an operational environment that enables internationalisation.

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Education Export

JAMK is known for high quality education in Finland and abroad. We export our expertise in pedagogical training, electronic learning environments, health care, business competence and assessment in education to customers all over the world.

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Entrepreneurship at JAMK

At the JAMK University of Applied Sciences, we want to offer the most entrepereneurship-oriented university of applied sciences for our students. The JAMK Generator generates entrepreneurial activity for all the students and staff and enhancing competitiveness of the Central Finland.

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Degree programmes

Start your own international career by making a decision to study in Finland! At JAMK you can study a practically oriented Bachelor’s degree or Master´s degree in English.

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Doctoral training in study counselling to begin in Europe

The increasing need for study counselling is a hot topic throughout Europe. In response to societal challenges, European institutions of higher education are starting doctoral training in study counselling.


JAMK Library opening hours during Easter

All our library units will close on Maundy Thursday at 2pm.


JAMK receives an Erasmus Charter for Higher Education 2014-2020

European Commission has awarded JAMK University of Applied Sciences an Erasmus Charter for Higher Education (ECHE) for the period 2014-2020.


XIV Finnish Family Research Congress, April 3-4, 2014 Families and the Competitive Society

Is there a place for family life and care in today’s society with its strong emphasis on individuality and economic success? How is hectic working life reflected in the wellbeing of families? Who has the time to take care of the children? The Congress approaches these questions from the basis of current family research.


JAMK’s Teacher Education College is Finland’s number one

In the joint application procedure for vocational teacher education colleges, the applicants’ favourite was JAMK University of Applied Sciences. The Vocational Teacher Education, Vocational Special Needs Teacher Education and Study Counsellor Education programmes attracted a total of 1,733 applicants, 460 of whom will receive a study place in the spring.


High demand for competent teachers – application period open for JAMK’s teacher education

The 2014 joint application period for vocational teacher education colleges is open until Friday 24 January 2014. Also open for application are study places in JAMK’s international teacher education group, where representatives of various fields and nationalities meet.

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The excellence of operations and results is important to us. With quality management we ensure the academic quality of our education, RDI activities and services provided. JAMK has received both national and international recognition for its high quality.

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