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Student Stories, International Business

Read stories from International Business students and alumni.

A Thai student in Finland

Study groups are here small, so everyone can learn more effectively. In Thailand the Universities are bigger and they are located in big cities. Everyone wants to get into the few famous Universities, so the competition is very high. There are a lot more students per teacher and the study groups are usually very large. Also Finnish University atmosphere is more relax.

JAMK alumni Eveliina Saarimaa

Company visit and internship led to a full-time job

The best thing about my job is being able to help tourism businesses and tourist areas develop and cope with the ever-changing digital world. Welcome to a growing industry! An education in hospitality opens many doors in the field of tourism - take advantage of opportunities to explore different tourism paths. Things in the field change rapidly and one should always be ready to learn new things.

Company visit started a passion for events

During the autumn of our first year we made a company visit to HimosLomat. We heard about their versatile business and especially the event production. At that moment I had a feeling that I would like to do my student training here, and so I wound for the following spring. After this, I started to incline towards event projects in my studies.

From the bottom to the top in Event Management

My job as an event producer is very diverse; I can do so many things. I love to challenge myself every time and to keep on studying about the event management field. The best thing is, it’s never the same - you can’t predict anything. When everything works out, the results are the most rewarding thing.

International Business studies opened the world for Matti

The international business studies in JAMK has been very practical and has offered real advantage in the working life. The concrete student projects with firms were valuable.

JAMI recommends Sport Business management Master-studies at JAMK

I work at Elämys Group, a Travelling and Event Management Company. I have worked in the sport industry for several years and felt like this is the perfect time to study again.

Kyle Doyle standing in a hockey arena's seat section with a hockey rink visible behind him

JAMK’s Sport Business Management programme tackled everything Kyle was looking for

JAMK tackled everything I was looking for – business isn’t going out of style any time soon, so it’s always a sure way to improve your employability. And the sport aspect of it would help me get back into the hockey business if I wanted to.

Lotta Watia: Feeling passionate about everyday work

I absolutely love my work as a tour leader. Every day is different, and the customers give me so much energy. I get to spend days outdoors in different environments. At the same time, I get to share my passion and knowledge of Japan and other destinations in a fun way.

Camila Vergara Salgado

Studying at JAMK has helped Camila grow as a professional and as a global citizen

I wanted to study at JAMK, because I always had a dream of living in Europe and I knew that JAMK would open many doors and opportunities for me to have a more solid future here in Europe.

Tatiana was impressed by the efficient Finnish education

I came to Jyväskylä from Uberlândia, Brazil. I worked long as public servant in the city of Uberlândia, doing for example marketing and sports events, such as the Rio Olympics in 2016. I hope to work in the future in sport business and marketing.

Yaro appreciates the international atmosphere in JAMK

I work as Growth Manager at Brella. Responsibility, independence and creating relationships with the customers are best things in my work.