JAMK University of Applied Sciences

Jyväskylä, Finland
JAMK University of Applied Sciences is an international higher education institution with expertise in 8 different fields of study. We are your global partner whether you want to develop individuals in your organisation or an entire education system. Furthermore, JAMK is an excellent partner in academic staff and student mobility.

About

Education

There is demand for JAMK graduates: they have know-how, the right kind of attitude and pride for their professional skills. Being a professional offers you more choices in life and career. Your future starts here! Bachelor´s Degrees

  • Bachelor´s Degrees

The degree programmes at JAMK offer professional education in an international learning environment with students coming from all over the globe. Get a practically oriented Bachelor's degree and create close contacts with working life already during your studies.

  • Master´s Degrees

Deepen your professional competence and the expertise you will need in working life! Master's degrees can be completed in about 1.5–3 years through part-time study, while working.

Research

RDI Projects

  • Project results are being created in applied research, method development and experiments as well as seminars and workshops. In addition to the Central Finland region, we cooperate in national and international networks.

Career

We work in various teaching positions with young people and adults, focus on specialist tasks, participate actively in national and international networks and work with an entrepreneurial spirit across units. In Finnish and in English! We produce publications and implement client projects.

Almost half of our staff work in specialist positions, over 100 work in research and development and the rest work in support services that secure our operations.

Work has been made smooth: we offer the latest educational technology, a wide variety of workspaces and, when feasible, the possibility to work remotely.

Master's Programmes

Business & Management (1)
Computer Science & IT (1)
Education & Training (1)

Services

Student services

The Student Services are available on all campuses. Our friendly and helpful student services secretaries will help you, for example, with enrolments, study entitlement, student financial aid and the overall smoothness of studies as well as matters related to graduation. In addition, you will receive different documentation, such as a certificate of studies, transcript of records, meal bonus card and student certifications for VR and Matkahuolto.

Housing services

JAMK does not provide student accommodation.

In Jyväskylä, student accommodation is provided by KOAS. The rents of KOAS apartments are usually lower than in the free market, because the foundation does not aim at making profit. Students can live in the accommodation provided by Koas during their entire enrolment period.KOAS has several dozens accommodation units on 27 locations, in different parts of Jyväskylä. KOAS offer student flats for over 4000 students. The majority of the apartments are small flats, studios, two-roomed flats, and cell apartments for two or three students. Some cell apartments are furnished (bed, mattress, desk, chair, a kitchen table and chairs).

Library services

The Library of JAMK is one of the largest libraries in Central Finland. Our services are open to the public, so anyone can become our customer. We are the most significant gatherer of field-specific information in the region.

ICT services

Information and communication technology offers work for skilled people. You may choose either gaming, cyber security or information networks and the study style of your liking according to your interests.

Student Life

Sports facilities

Yoga or ice hockey, volleyball or frisbee golf, zumba or gym exercise? What is your choice? There are a variety of ball games, group exercise opportunities, and sports events on offer for UAS students. Additionally, JAMKO negotiates membership benefits for its members on different sports and exercise-related courses and events.

The Global Study Awards

Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, StudyPortals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.

Other Degrees