Recognition for Quality

Over the years JAMK has been one of the most successful universities of applied sciences in Finland. Here is the list of most recent quality recognitions:

Recognition by the European Commission

  • Diploma Supplement Label 2013-2016
  • Extended Erasmus University Charter 2014-2020
  • Erasmus Golden Award for Excellence 2013, first place  in quality and staff mobility in Europe

Recognition by the the Finnish Education Evaluation Centre (FINEEC)

  • Audit certificate of the quality system (2006 national audit, 2013 international audit)
  • Centre of Excellence 2010-2012: Sexual Health Promotion
  • Centre of Excellence in Education 2000: Jyväskylä Team Academy

Accreditations for the Degree Programmes



Vipunen is a reporting portal that provides diverse statistical and indicator-based data from different sectors of education. At the moment, the information gathered in the portal concerns solely the area of higher education: universities and universities of applied sciences. The statistics are based on information compiled by Central Statistical Office of Finland, Ministry of Education and Culture and Finnish National Board of Education.


Stakeholder feedback

The views of the most important stakeholders concerning JAMK's activities are surveyed every second year.



FINHEEC has conducted audits of the quality systems of JAMK University of Applied Sciences.