Bachelor's Degree

Purchasing and Logistics Engineer is an enabler of increasing competitiveness

Purchasing and Logistics Engineering, Bachelor of Engineering

Are you interested in business and engineering? In our accredited programme of Purchasing and Logistics Engineering, you will get the latest know-how about both. During your studies, you learn to understand the strategic role of purchasing and how companies can support their business competitiveness. The degree programme also provides you with extensive knowledge of the potential and importance of logistics.

Internationality becomes a natural part of your everyday life while you are studying in a multicultural environment. Apply and start your studies in Finland!

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240 ECTS credits
Annual intake
Application period
04.01.2023 - 18.01.2023
Bachelor of Engineering
Study modes
Full-time studies

Key learning outcomes

Purchasing and Logistics experts ensure that goods, information, capital, and people move efficiently, effectively, and economically in both domestic and international environment. Logistics has a considerable role in ensuring the competitiveness and success of modern companies in both international and domestic business. 

The programme will provide you with abilities to work in specialist and management positions in the field of purchasing and logistics. You will obtain the knowledge and skills to successfully plan, develop, implement and manage purchasing and logistics activities.

You will learn to study and work with people from different cultures and backgrounds in a truly international environment.

Study contents

Purchasing and Logistics Engineering is an excellent package of both engineering and business! You will begin your studies with the basics, like transferable skills, natural sciences, and engineering studies. After these, you will concentrate in mandatory professional studies, which are Economy and management, and your major studies, Purchasing & Global logistics operations. 

You can choose your minor studies to specialise into two (2) modules of:  Industrial logistics management, Entrepreneurship, Transportation, International business studies, or one module from Jamk's partner Universities worldwide. 

Practical training is done normally during the summer semesters and final thesis in the final part of the studies.

Bachelor of Engineering, 240 ECTS credits

  • Future Factory, 15 - 33 ECTS credits
  • Technology (ICT skills, Logistics Technical Drawing and CAD, Enterprise Resource Planning, New Technologies, Production and Material Technology, Logistics Information Technology), 28 ECTS credits
  • Purchasing and logistics (World of Logistics, Basics of Purchasing, Purchasing Management, Purchasing analysing amd development, Transportation Modes, Intralogistics, Materials Management, Logistics Economy, Business Networks), 45 ECTS credits
  • Languages and Communication Studies, 11 ECTS credits
  • Student Wellbeing in Studies and at Work, 5-10 ECTS credits
  • Basic Engineering Mathematics and Physics, 15 ECTS credits
  • Mathematics support, 0-6 ECTS credits
  • Applying Mathematics and Natural Sciences in Logistics, 15 ECTS credits
  • Logistics Management, 0-30 ECTS credits
  • Circular Economy, 0 - 15 ECTS credits
  • Business Management, 0 - 15 ECTS credits
  • Practical Training 1, 2 and 3, 30 ECTS credits
  • Research based development 15 ECTS credits(Research and Development, Final Thesis)

Learning logistics not only helps you to understand how a company operates and develops, but most importantly, how to save and make money from a practical point of view. The knowledge I gained at Jamk, helped me a lot as I worked on projects. I learned how to adapt and apply theories into practice.

Duyen Tran Le Truc

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How to apply for Bachelor’s Degrees

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Application timetable and selection criteria for bachelor's degree programmes conducted in English. Apply 4 - 18 January 2023 by 3.00 pm!
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The tuition fee concerns non-EU/EEA degree students who study in English-taught Bachelor's or Master's degree programme. Scholarship available.
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Tommi Franssila

Lehtori, Senior Lecturer
Logistiikka ja rakentaminen, Logistics and Civil Engineering
Teknologia, School of Technology

Saija Kärkkäinen

Koulutuskoordinaattori, Education Coordinator
Logistiikka ja rakentaminen, Logistics and Civil Engineering
Teknologia, School of Technology