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Adnane found himself in a multinational university

As far as I am concerned I was lucky to get a place and study there. I found myself in a multinational university, where I was learning and making friends from different countries. Studying at such a place gives opportunities to get many personal experiences.

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.

Finding the time and energy was always a challenge

"It was geared for people like me, a busy working mom looking for higher education. One of the great things about studying was that all the courses expanded on my current knowledge. I got to use what I knew and got brand new ideas to take me past my existing limits. I found a new way of learning and thinking."

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.

Ilkka´s alumni story: I would have chosen a degree programme in English

A degree programme in English provides extensive skills and the ability to work in the field of modern multinational technology. Software business is already fundamentally international, and the current remote work model speeds up this development.

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.

JAMK alumni Jerry´s international business work at Porsche

I work as Brand Ambassador at Porsche AG. JAMK offers great opoortunities for example for student exchange. Internationality is highly valued by the employers and it most certainly pays off to be brave and go abroad.

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.

New markets for street lighting abroad

A small investment from the company with a great effect on its internationalisation. JAMK’s international students helped C2 SmartLight survey new markets.

Purchasing is all about people knowledge and good deals – Galina studied Logistics at JAMK

Studying logistics and purchasing helps you to understand how companies operate, develop and make money from a practical point of view. If you feel you have an analytical mind, but you would like to learn how different businesses and industries work - you should go for it. It is a good school of life - you are provided with supportive teachers, materials and infrastructure. It really depends on you what you make out of it. Just like in life.

Studying at JAMK has given me some of the most valuable experiences in my life

JAMK has taught me the many practical skills and educational knowledge for my future profession as a registered nurse. From my point of view, the educational process of JAMK University of Applied Sciences has worked extremely well to prepare me for the tasks I will be performing in my future position.

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.