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JAMK’s educational expertise is based on advanced pedagogical thinking and innovative approaches to teaching and learning, all of which are continuously developed by engaging in versatile international networks and intensive cooperation with the world of work. Solutions and services are provided in the areas of pedagogical training, management and leadership, electronic and mobile learning environments, health care, business competence and assessment in education.

Teachers' Competence Building and School Management

  • Finnish innovations for lifelong learning and development of education systems

  • Pedagogical development for educational institutions

  • Consultative approach and solutions for developing teacher education systems and teacher in-service education

  • Capacity building in professional pedagogy for vocational and higher education teachers

  • Tailored further education services

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Development of Business Competence, Entrepreneurship and Innovation

  • Business and tourism and hospitality education on higher education level
  • Competence-based curricula development for business profession
  • Pedagogical solutions and learning methods for business and tourism and hospitality management studies
  • Virtual learning services
  • Student-centric innovative learning methods

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Development Services and Capacity Building in the Field of Health Care, Social Services and Rehabilitation

  • Finnish innovations in primary health care
  • Inclusive education and solutions for health and welfare sector
  • Competence-based curricula development and evaluation for social and health care education
  • Developing quality of higher education in nursing, rehabilitation and social services
  • Capacity building of teachers, educators and health care professionals
  • Music pedagogue formed from multi-professional perspectives

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Competitiveness Development in the Field of Technology

  • Competence-based curricula development
  • Professional education in international learning environment
  • Highly equipped laboratories used in education and providing services to the surrounding industry
  • RDI activities including regional and international projects
  • Tailor-made training for adults and upgrading skills for professionals from industry
  • Capacity building of teachers, educators and engineering professionals
  • Wide range of network and cooperation with industry

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Reliable partner in individual, school and system level development

JAMK possesses long experience in teachers’ capacity building and is willing to share its expertise in long-term cooperation by implementing tailor-made programmes and development processes. Furthermore, JAMK engages in partnerships in development of vocational and higher education institutions based on the strengths of the Finnish education system and practises. Capacity building and development processes are always based on the principles of localisation and collaboration.

JAMK’s global education products and services are directed to a wide range of customer groups with the main clientele being authorities and training institutions. The operations and services stretch from the individual level capacity building to the development of educational organisations and education systems. JAMK's extensive education expertise is adjusted to meet the needs of the customers.

Flagship projects

JAMK’s Flagship Projects are examples of the long-term development work we have engaged in with partner organisations around the world. See the projects’ own websites for more information on our global education services in different fields of expertise.

Jointly Implemented Master's Degree Programme in Nursing, Kazakhstan

Modernization of Education System for Nurses, Kazakhstan

ProInCa, Kazakhstan

Building blocks of global education services

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Academic and business visitors

The frequent visits by international lecturers and guests ensure that the education environment is genuinely international. JAMK’s active student and staff mobility allow the exchange of the most recent information and experiences that contribute to the continuous development of strong internationally-oriented education expertise.

 

The Finnish education system

Highlights of Finland and the Finnish education system

 

  • The happiest country in the world (Source: World Happiness Report 2018 by the United Nations)
  • World’s most stable country (Source: Fragile States Index)
  • The most literate nation in the World (Source: Central Connecticut State University in New Britain, Connecticut)
  • The most supportive nation to global innovation (Source: ITIF)
  • The greenest country in the world (Source: The Environmental Performance Index, 2016)
  • Number one in digitalisation (Source: Digibarometer)
  • Number 2 on OECD’s list of top 10 highest performing graduates (Source: OECD)
  • The happiest nation in Europe (Source: UK Office for National Statistics)
  • Number one in press freedom (Source: Press Freedom Index)
  • The best place for women to work in (Source: Economist)
  • The best education system in Europe and the 5th best in the world (Source: Pearson)
  • Maximum efficiency in the study (Source: Gems Education Solutions)
  • Sixth best higher education systems in the world (Source: Universitas 21)

 

 

JAMK news

19 Sep 2018

Get outta town and study abroad!

For all JAMK degree students interested in experiencing exchange period abroad during spring semester 2019; application period is open until Sep. 30th!

27 Aug 2018

Another group of students to study a Finnish Master’s degree abroad - A Kazakh university has concluded their second agreement with JAMK for implementing Joint Master of Health Care

JAMK University of Applied Sciences launches the second implementation of a Master level nursing degree programme in Kazakhstan. The training will be organized in cooperation with the Kazakh Medical University of Continuing Education (KazMUCE). The agreement pertaining to the two-year Master of Health Care programme to be launched in Almaty, Kazakhstan, in September 2018, was signed by Rector Jussi Halttunen and Rector-Chairman of the Board, Zhumagali Islamov. As of today, twenty Kazakhstani students have been selected to the programme; they will receive a degree from both KazMUCE and JAMK.

6 Aug 2018

Library will no longer accept cash payments

From September 1 onward the most common debit and credit cards will be accepted as methods of payment.

26 Jun 2018

Nearly 300 exchange students at JAMK in autumn 2018!

The letter of acceptances for the upcoming exchange periods at JAMK have been sent

26 Jun 2018

JAMK Received Over Half a Million Euros for International Mobility from the Erasmus+ Programme

Erasmus+ funding for the promotion of international cooperation has been allocated; JAMK Erasmus+ mobility budget over half a million euros

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Contact us

Please contact us for further information about JAMK's educational services. In addition to English, you can contact us in Arabic, Chinese, Spanish and Russian.

Juntunen Timo

Koulutusvientipäällikkö, Head of Education Export
Koulutuksen kehittämispalvelut, Educational Development Services
Hallinto, Administration
+358407790763

Pusa Heikki

Projektipäällikkö, Project Manager
Global Competence, Global Competence
Liiketoiminta, School of Business
+358407217934

Vanhanen Riikka

Suunnittelija, Administrative Planner
Kansainvälistymispalvelut, International Services
Hallinto, Administration
+358405622932
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