According to the World Economic Forum, Finland's tertiary education system ranks very highly: second in the world. Most colleges and universities in Finland are public, or state-funded. Higher education is divided into two sectors: Universities and Universities of Applied Sciences. Both types of schools grant Bachelor and Master degrees, but only Universities can confer Ph.Ds. Bachelor degrees in Information Technology, Media Engineering, International Business and Logistics, Nursing, Social Services, Construction Engineering, Electronics, Environmental Engineering Chemical Engineering and are just some of the diverse academic programs offered by schools in Finland.
Universities are located all over the country, in Ekenäs, Espoo, Helsinki, Hämeenlinna, Imatra, Kemi, Kuopio, Lahti, Lappeenranta, Mikkeli, Rovaniemi, Seinäjoki, Tampere, Tornio, Turku, Vaasa and Varkaus. Full time, part time and online study modes are available, but part time and online schedules may be limited to certain Bachelor study programs.
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Logistics ensure that flows of goods, information, capital and people transfer at the right time to the right place and in the appropriate condition. You will learn to study and work with people from different cultures and backgrounds in a truly international environment. The entire programme is conducted in English. [+]
Mechanical engineering and production technology graduates have the necessary design, production and automation skills required in mechanical engineering. In addition, they are well-versed in materials technology, which is necessary in the selection of raw materials. They also have deep and up-to-date knowledge about either design of mechanical systems or production systems. In each of these areas, mechanical engineers are able to utilize the relevant computer-based tools. Graduates also master all general working life needs, like economic thinking, ability to work in teams and communication skills. [+]
A degree completed in English provides construction engineers with good language skills and international know-how, making it possible to work anywhere in the world. [+]
In the English-language degree for Automation Engineering, the focus is on utilising automation engineering in new areas of application. The efficient and inexpensive new data technology devices in particular offer many interesting opportunities for automation technology. [+]
The Degree Programme in Tourism focuses on giving the students skills and knowledge required in the international tourism industry. The main emphasis and specialisation area in the programme is Tourism Management and Experience Design. [+]
The degree programme in Information Technology provides students with professional and personal competences in software engineering and communication technology. [+]
The focus of the Tourism degree lies in nature activities, cultural aspects and recreational tourism. [+]
The Bachelor’s Degree in Sports and Leisure Management is a unique degree combining sports studies with activity tourism and business knowledge. [+]
The Degree Programme in International Business focuses on entrepreneurship, sales and marketing in an international context. Students may decide to follow a business orientated programme or choose to specialize in the field of Fur Design and Marketing. [+]
The degree programme in Environmental Chemistry and Technology provides the student with a wide knowledge in Chemistry and Chemical Engineering. You will get a holistic view on life-cycle thinking and material flows [+]
In the degree programme in Industrial Management we offer several management profiles for our graduates in specialisation lines Supply Chain Management and Global Marketing and Management. We coach highly qualified experts for international [+]
The hotel and restaurant business is a constantly growing worldwide industry, which needs modern, multicultural, customer-oriented experts with good leadership and project management skills. [+]
Degree Programme in Tourism and Hospitality Management
Degree: Bachelor of Hospitality Management
Degree title in Finnish: Restonomi (AMK)
Duration and extent of studies:
3.5 years, 210 credits, including 30 credits of placement
The hotel and restaurant business is a constantly growing worldwide industry, which needs modern, multicultural, customer-oriented experts with good leadership and project management skills.
The Degree Programme in Tourism and Hospitality Management offers a wide range of studies that prepare students to meet and manage today's clients' high demands for high-class and innovative services. Students will learn how to design hotel, restaurant and touristic services, how to manage a business and how to be a successful leader. Sales and marketing skills are also needed, as well as intercultural communication and versatile language skills.... [-]
Degree Programme in Mechanical Engineering and Production Technology prepares students for international mechanical engineering careers, especially in the fields of machine and automation design, production planning, research and development. [+]
Degree Programme in Mechanical Engineering and Production Technology
Degree: Bachelor of Engineering
Degree title in Finnish: Insinööri (AMK)
Duration and extent of studies:
3.5 years, including one summer semester, 240 credits, including 30 credits of placement
Degree Programme in Mechanical Engineering and Production Technology prepares students for international mechanical engineering careers, especially in the fields of machine and automation design, production planning, research and development.
Graduates from this programme may work as technological experts, managers, designers, developers and sales engineers in metal and forest industries, automation and information technology.... [-]
Graduates acquire project management, research and development, coaching, problem solving, and innovation skills. Learning takes place as team work in real-life projects where personal development, networking, and presentation skills are highlighted. [+]
The Degree Programme in Sports Coaching and Management prepares students with the knowledge and skills needed in today’s sports and leisure industry. Through real-life cases (project-based studies), the programme prepares students along four main development streams with the focus on 1) personal development and professional growth, 2) coach development 3) event and organizational management and 4) RDI competences. [+]