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.

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

7 Jan 2020

The application period begins 8 January for English Bachelor’s and Master’s degree programmes in JAMK

The Degree Programmes at JAMK offer professional education in an international learning environment - with students coming from all over the globe. JAMK offers five Bachelor´s and five Master´s Degree Programmes conducted in English. Application period is 8 – 22 January 2020.

7 Jan 2020

Janet database is working normally

It is now possible to borrow and return books, renew your loans, make reservations or pay fines and fees.

2 Jan 2020

A server disruption in Janet

During the disruption it is not possible to loan, renew, make reservations or pay fines and fees.

2 Jan 2020

Application period for International Professional Teacher Education: January 2-23 2020

At JAMK’s School of Professional Teacher Education adult students can learn about pedagogical approaches and methods to facilitate teaching and learning, as well as guidance skills that are invaluable in various working environments. The International Professional Teacher Education programme provides the pedagogical qualification for working as a professional teacher in Finland.

10 Dec 2019

Library's Christmas and New Year opening hours

Christmas season brings some changes to the Library's opening hours. We have reduced opening hours 16 Dec - 20 Dec 2019 The Library is closed on 21 Dec 2019 - 1 Jan 2020

25 Nov 2019

New Horizons – creating intercultural dialogue with a game of cards developed in JAMK

JAMK University of Applied Sciences has for many years been working on promoting cultural awareness and intercultural dialogue. One way of generating intercultural interaction is a card game called New Horizons, published originally in 2016. The game is already in use in 48 countries around the world. This fall, a new edition of the game has been published especially for young people.

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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.

 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, Assistant, Global Education Services
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