Degree Student

Graduation and Continuing Education

Degree Certificate

On completing the Bachelor’s Degree, students are awarded a degree certificate, indicating

  • the name of the degree and degree programme,
  • a potential specialization option,
  • the title which can be used based on the degree,
  • the central content of studies,
  • the name of bachelor’s thesis,
  • the language of the maturity test or other assignment demonstrating familiarity with the field,
  • reference to the language skills required of state officials in Finland, and
  • other relevant issues.

On completing the Master’s Degree, students are awarded a certificate in Finnish, indicating

  • the name of the degree and degree programme,
  • a potential specialization option,
  • the title which can be used based on the degree,
  • the central content of studies, and
  • the name of the thesis.

Apply for the degree certificate online (see Electronic Services page) early enough before the maximum study period expires.

 

Diploma Supplement

All students will receive an English-language transcript of records and Diploma Supplement free of charge when they graduate.  The Diploma Supplement is intended for international use and includes information on Jamk, the studies and credits (Transcript of Records), as well as on their level and status in the Finnish educational system.

Continuing Education

Bachelor’s Degree graduates can also continue their studies at universities or other higher education institutions. The applicants may be required to complete complementary studies. Graduates may continue their studies in the Master’s Degree programme at Jamk University of Applied Sciences. Further studies must be applied for separately.