Learn how bioeconomy products and services effect on humans and their living environment

Bachelor level Summer School by the School of Technology focuses on the effects of social, human and ecological factors of bioeconomy products and services on humans and their living environment. You will understand social responsibility and the effects of the climate change to humans and environment. You can apply research information for your assignments and you will understand the calculating methods of the carbon footprint and water footprint.

Two bio-related courses in three weeks?

By choosing both Human and environment and the other bio-related course of Bioengineering, you can stay a little bit longer and get to know Finnish culture, people and of course, studying at JAMK, better.

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Administration fee

JAMK Summer School offers summer courses in higher education to anyone interested in studying in Jyväskylä. Please, note that the fees vary according to which category you belong to.

  • JAMK degree students and exchange students at JAMK for min. one full semester: free of charge
  • Students from JAMK partner institutions abroad: administration fee varies according to the length of stay (1 week/300€, 2 weeks/500€, 3 weeks/650€-690€)
  • Students from non-partner institutions: study fee varies according to the length of stay (1 week/500€, 2 weeks/700€, 3 weeks/1050€)
  • For student groups special rates will be negotiated. More information from the contact person of this programme.

Contact information

Stenman Tarja

Stenman Tarja

Lehtori, Senior Lecturer
Biotalousinstituutti, Institute of Bioeconomy
Teknologia, School of Technology
Kakko Anneli

Kakko Anneli

Lehtori, Senior Lecturer
Teollisuustekniikka, Industrial Engineering
Teknologia, School of Technology


JAMK Summer School

JAMK's International Summer School is a three weeks' educational period including lectures, workshops, get-togethers and interesting site visits.

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