School of Business

The School of Business offers both SMEs and the public sector solutions for improving competitiveness. We create business concepts and promote the renewal of services. We offer Bachelor’s and Master’s degree programmes both in English and in Finnish in the fields of Business Administration and Tourism and Hospitality Management. Our Degree Programme in International Business is an EFMD Accredited Bachelor - has been since 2012. 


study places
In 2017 there are 450 study places open in Bachelor’s and Master’s degree programmes.


Our staff comprises a strong team of experts from both Finland and abroad. Annually we have 150 international academic staff visitors.


We have 2 450 students. Annually, we get approximately 200 exchange students from various countries.

Degree Programmes

The core competences of the School of Business are business development, pedagogy, tourism and life-long learning. We offer studies in business, tourism and service business, and business information technology.

In developing our curricula and innovative pedagogical solutions, we work closely together with the industry. Various projects, internships, labs and regional development platforms offer our students excellent learning opportunities.

Business Administration

Business Administration

In the field of Business Administration we offer Bachelor's and Master's degree programmes both in English and in Finnish. We also offer continuing education and R&D services.
Tourism and hospitality

Tourism and hospitality

Tourism and Hospitality offers Bachelor’s and Master’s degree programmes. In addition to our degree programmes we offer lifelong learning opportunities and customized services for businesses on request. Learn more about our offerings and specialities

Acknowledged quality

Our degree programmes are of high quality by both national and international standards.

The Finnish Education Evaluation Centre (FINEEC) has conducted an audit of Jamk University of Applied Sciences and has awarded the institution with a quality label that is valid for six years from 20 May 2019. 

FINEEC awards also the Quality Label for Excellence to audited higher education institutions for their commitment to enhancement work of exceptionally high quality. Jamk has been awarded the first-ever Quality Label for Excellence in higher education in May 2021.

Read more about Quality at Jamk.

The first EFMD accredited degree programme in Finland

Jamk was the first Finnish university of applied sciences to get an EFMD accreditation for a degree programme all the way back in 2012. The European Foundation for Management Development is an internationally recognised accreditation organisation for business and management education. In 2021 our Degree Programme in International Business received the rare, extended EFMD Bachelor -accreditation that is valid for 5 years.

Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA), International Business

Bachelor's Degree

Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA), International Business

Application period: 4.1.2023 - 18.1.2023

Study mode:

Full-time studies

Education starts: 22.8.2022

Services, Education export, and RDI

We at Jamk School of Business actively aim to strengthen the competence of companies and organizations. Our Sport Business by JAMK is a trusted partner for world wide organizations such as the WRC when it comes to sport and event research. Our work-life oriented projects always aim to create new knowledge, service solutions, and innovations. Our project portfolio varies from 30 to 40 projects per year. The common themes in our projects have mainly been tourism, eSports, and gaming technologies in the recent years.

Sport Business by Jamk

Sport Business by Jamk

Sport Business by Jamk is Finland's leading research and development solutions provider in the field of sport business and the experience industry.


We educate experts in responsible tourism and develop the tourism industry in collaboration with businesses and our other partners.
Leadership, Communication and Responsible Tourism (School of Business)

Leadership, Communication and Responsible Tourism (School of Business)

Intensive, three-week study tracks have been designed to challenge and inspire you in your studies. Jamk Summer School includes lectures, workshops, get-togethers and interesting site visits.

Contact us

Minna-Maaria Hiekkataipale

Yksikönjohtaja, Director
LIKE Hallinto, Administration
Liiketoiminta, School of Business