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.

Expertise in tackling the global learning crisis

Finland Pathway Programme Vietnam: degree programmes

Sino-Finnish Joint Degree Programme in Nursing, China

Jointly Implemented Master's Degree Programme in Nursing, Kazakhstan

Modernization of Education System for Nurses, Kazakhstan

ProInCa, Kazakhstan

UZ-FIN Joint Master of Health Care, Uzbekistan

Building blocks of global education services

 

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

2 Jun 2021

Library summer opening hours

There are exceptions in Library's summer opening hours

28 May 2021

First-ever Quality Label for Excellence in higher education awarded to JAMK University of Applied Sciences

JAMK University of Applied Sciences has been awarded with first-ever Quality Label for Excellence in higher education for demonstrating an innovative and pioneering spirit, an approach that focuses on long-term development and a participatory operating culture.

25 May 2021

New robotics solution developed by JAMK and Fortum increases occupational safety and enhances maintenance of nuclear power plants

A robot developed in collaboration with JAMK University of Applied Sciences and Fortum, improves safety conditions in the inspection and cleaning of the steam generators in nuclear power plants.

10 May 2021

Higher education institutions and student organisations: More than one hundred thousand applicants are facing an important spring with entrance examinations - let’s remember to take care of the prevention of coronavirus

By acting responsibly together, we can contribute to ensuring that the epidemic situation does not get worse and that the applicants are able to focus on the examinations.

23 Apr 2021

Center of Nursing Excellence launched in Kazakhstan – the ProInCa project created new ways of knowledge-sharing

The Erasmus+ CBHE project ProInCa (Promoting the Innovation Capacity of Higher Education in Nursing during Health Services’ Transition), coordinated by the School of Health and Social Studies during 2017-2021, ended in January. One of the greatest achievements of the project, which aimed to promote and develop higher education in nursing in Kazakhstan, is the Center of Nursing Excellence.

22 Apr 2021

Changes in library opening hours until Midsommer

Due to the coronavirus situation exceptions to opening hours will continue.

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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 Chinese, Spanish and Russian.

 Heikki Pusa Heikki Pusa
Director, Global Education Services
Tel: +358407217934
E-mail: firstname.lastname@jamk.fi
 Riikka Vanhanen Riikka Vanhanen
Manager, Global Education Services
Tel: +358405622932
E-mail: firstname.lastname@jamk.fi 
 Xiang He Xiang He
Manager, Global Education Services, Greater China
Tel: +358405660515
E-mail: firstname.lastname@jamk.fi 
Jian Cao Jian Cao
Assistant, Global Education Services
E-mail: firstname.lastname@jamk.fi 
Jari Poikonen

JAMK Helsinki Office

Jari Poikonen
Senior Adviser, Global Education Services
Tel. +358503375879
E-mail: firstname.lastname@jamk.fi 

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JAMK Helsinki Office

JAMK also has an office and education space in Helsinki.

Read more about our Helsinki Office