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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.

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

8 May 2018

Library summer opening hours

Summertime begins on 28 May. Main Library is self-service Mon-Fri 8-15 on 25 - 29 June.

5 Mar 2018

Enter the Main Library and Lutakko Library already at 7.30

The self-service hours were extended in the mornings. Welcome!

12 Feb 2018

Long-standing cooperation resulted in a two million euro education export deal to Kazakhstan

The healthcare expertise of Finnish universities of applied sciences will be more prominent in Kazakhstan in the future. JAMK University of Applied Sciences, Häme University of Applied Sciences and Lahti University of Applied Sciences have made a deal with the Ministry of Healthcare and Social Development of Kazakhstan on an extensive development project, funded by the World Bank and worth approximately two million euros. This is the largest education export deal ever made by JAMK.

29 Jan 2018

Janet’s search interface has been renewed

Our Janet has been updated to a new layout, with all the functionalities staying unchanged.

25 Jan 2018

The first stage in the joint national university-polytechnic application process has ended: JAMK is globally interesting

The application period to the English-language degree programmes of the JAMK University of Applied Sciences ended today at 3 pm. The English-language bachelor’s degrees open for application were in Nursing, International Logistics and International Business. In addition, for the first time this year, the study offerings included full-time master’s studies in International Business Management with foreigners living in Finland with a previous degree and work experience as their main target group.

15 Jan 2018

JAMK has already provided education and training to 520 future Chinese nurses

The cooperation between JAMK and Beihua University in China continues. At the end of the year, the universities’ joint nurse training programme passed a quality assessment conducted by the Ministry of Education of the People's Republic of China.

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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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