The instructions below concern spring application period 7 - 20 January 2021 (Bachelor's Degree Programmes in Tourism Management, Purchasing and Logistics Engineering, Nursing, International Business, Business Information Technology & Information and Communication Technology).

Student Selection
& Content of Entrance Examinations

How are students selected to the degree programmes? What is the content of the entrance examinations?

 

Purchasing and Logistics Engineering

Content of entrance examination

The entrance examination in Finland will be held 8 April 2021 and it consists mathematics/science, SWOT and English language test. Applicant must score min 20/70 points. 

The online entrance examination (FINNIPS) in February-March 2021 consists:

  • Part 1: mathematics, logical deduction, physics/chemistry and learning prerequisites (min. 10/40 points.)
  • Part 2: spoken part: group discussion (min. 5/10 points.)

Only application who have reached the minimum points in part 1, will be invitated to the group discussion part of the exam (part 2).

The applicants must pass all parts of the examination in order to be selected for admission. 

The final content of entrance examination will be informed in the invitation letter.

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SAT-test

You can be selected to Purchasing and Logistics Engineering with the SAT test without participating in an entrance exam. Applicants are accepted in order of best SAT-points. The official SAT result report must be ordered directly from the test organiser. The code for JAMK University of Applied Sciences is 6956. Reports printed or sent by the applicant him/herself are not acceptable.

Only new SAT scores taken after 1 March 2016 are accepted. Please note that SAT Subject Tests are not accepted. The SAT test selection only takes into account the sections performed during a single session. JAMK UAS must receive your SAT score by 10 February 2021. The registration closes approximately one month before the test dates. Check registration deadlines on the SAT website.

JAMK UAS requires a minimum score of

  • 400 from Evidence-Based Reading and Writing, and
  • 400 from Math.
 

Nursing

Content of entrance examination

The entrance examination in Finland will be held 6 April 2021 and it consists of the following sections: mathematics, a written part and a spoken part.

The online entrance examination (FINNIPS) in February-March 2021 consists:

  • Part A: Written part: two essays (min 20/40 points) The first essay is testing motivation. In the second essay there is written material (text) included. 
  • Part B: Group discussion (min 10/30 points). This is held to evaluate the applicant’s group discussion and spoken English skills.

Only application who have reached the minimum points in part A, will be invitated to the group discussion part of the exam (part B).

The applicants must pass all parts of the examination in order to be selected for admission. 

The final content of entrance examination will be informed in the invitation letter.

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Tourism Management

Content of entrance examination

The entrance examination in Finland will be held 7 April 2021 and it consists a group discussion (min 22/60 points), mathematical/logical thinking (min 14/40 points) and a essay based on the pre-reading material (min 14/40 points).

The online entrance examination (FINNIPS) in February-March 2021 consists of the following sections:

  • Written part 1: Essay (min 7/20 points)
  • Written part 2: mathematical/logical thinking (min 7/20 points)
  • Oral part: group discussion (min 11/30 points)

Only applicants that have reached the minimum points in sections written part 1 and written part 2 will be invited to the group discussion part of the exam.

The applicants must pass all parts of the examination in order to be selected for admission.

Pre-reading material will be informed at this page before the entrance examinations.

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International Business

Content of entrance examinations

The entrance examination in Finland will be held 9 April 2021 and it consists:

  • Spoken part (min 10/30 p)
  • Essay based on the reading material shared during the exam (min 10/30 p)
  • Multiple choise questions based on reading material shared during the exam (min 4/10 p) 
  • Mathematical/logical thinking (min 8/30 p)

The applicant's language skills are evaluated based on the both the written and the verbal part of the exam. The minimum points of the entire exam are 32/100 points.

The online entrance examination (FINNIPS) in February-March 2021 consists:

  • Written part 1: Essay (min 3/10 p)
  • Written part 2: Multiple choice questions (min 2/6 p)
  • Written part 3: Mathematical and logical thinking (min 2/8 p)
  • Spoken part: Group discussion (min 3/16 p)

Only applicants that have reached the minimum points in sections written part 1, 2 and 3 will be invited to the group discussion part of the exam.

The applicants must pass all parts of the examination in order to be selected for admission.

Pre-reading material will be informed at this page before the entrance examinations.

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Business Information Technology

Content of entrance examinations

The entrance examination in Finland will be held 13 April 2021 consists:

  • Group interview (min 16/30 points)
  • Multiple choice questions based on the pre-reading material (min 4/10 points)
  • Logical thinking multiple choice questions (min 16/40 points)

The applicant's language skills are evaluated based on both the written and the verbal part of the exam. The minimum points in the whole exam are 36/80 points.

The online entrance examination (FINNIPS) in February-March 2021 consists:

  • Written part 1: Multiple choice questions based on the pre-reading material (min 2/5 points)
  • Written part 2: Logical thinking multiple choice questions (min 8/20 points)
  • Spoken part: Group interview (min 8/15 points)

Only applicants that have reached the minimum points in sections written parts 1 and 2 will be invited to the group discussion part of the exam.

The applicant's language skills are evaluated based on both the written and the verbal part of the exam. The minimum points in the exam are 18/40 points.

Pre-reading material will be informed at this page before entrance examinations.

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Information and Communication Technology

Content of entrance examination

Students will be selected on the basis of the points awarded for an online course and interview. 

Applicant participates and completes an online course in English at JAMK's Open UAS, which is scored. The online course is part of degree programme's curriculum. 

The final deadline for enrolling for the online course at JAMK's Open UAS is  27 January 2021. The online course begins on 3 February 2021 and ends on 31 March 2021. After the online course maximum of 100 applicants will be invitated to the online interview based by score order. The interview will be implemented individually. The interview will be held on the week 16 (19 - 23 April 2021).

Total scoring:

  1. Online course maximum of 60 points (the course must be completed acceptably).
  2. Interview maximum of 40 points (min 20 points).

Alltogether maximum of 100 points.

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Further information
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