Mikkeli University of Applied Sciences

Introduction

Mikkeli University of Applied Sciences (Mikkeli UAS) lies at the heart of the beautiful Finnish lake district in South-Savo region. We are a modern higher education institution, offering high quality education and more fields of study than any other University of Applied Sciences in Finland. We have Degree programmes available at both Bachelor´s and Master´s levels.

Education system

The Finnish higher education system comprises of two parallel sectors: universities and universities of applied sciences / polytechnics. The universities emphasise scientific research and the teaching is based on theory. Universities of applied sciences/polytechnics are institutes of higher education based on the combination of theory and practise.

Organisation of Mikkeli University of Applied Sciences

The governing body of the Polytechnic is Mikkeli University of Applied Sciences Joint Authority. The members of the Joint Authority from 1.1.2004 onwards are Mikkeli, Pieksämäki, Pieksänmaa and Savonlinna municipalities.

Mikkeli University of Applied Sciences serves the area of Eastern Finland with three campuses in three towns:

  • Main Campus, Mikkeli
  • Nikkarila Campus, Pieksämäki
  • Savonniemi Campus, Savonlinna

Highly educated staff

There are approximately 400 staff members employed at Mikkeli University of Applied Sciences, of which 200 are full-time lecturers. About 40 of our staff hold a doctoral or licentiate degree.

This school offers programs in:
  • English

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Programs

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BSc in Degree Programme in Business Management

Campus August 2017 Finland Mikkeli

In the Business Management Degree Programme you will develop a wide range of skills and knowledge relevant to modern business, with a flexibility to pursue your own interests. [+]

BSc in Degree Programme in Business Management

Would you like to build a career in an international business environment? Are you interested in marketing, personnel and general management or financial services in a company operating across international frontiers?

 

In the Business Management Degree Programme you will develop a wide range of skills and knowledge relevant to modern business, with a flexibility to pursue your own interests. International orientation is facilitated through international lecturers and students in Mikkeli, as well as by providing a possibility for studying abroad. Your study place is international and diversified Main Campus in Mikkeli.... [-]


BSc in Degree Programme in Environmental Engineering

Campus 4 years August 2017 Finland Mikkeli

Would you like to become an environmental engineer understanding environmental economics and accounting, environmental management and corporate social responsibility? [+]

BSc in Degree Programme in Environmental Engineering

Would you like to become an environmental engineer understanding environmental economics and accounting, environmental management and corporate social responsibility? In Environmental Engineering Degree Programme students will develop a wide range of skills and knowledge relevant to today’s business environment. The students have a possibility to gain international experiences through a study period abroad, and also in Mikkeli through several visiting lecturers and students from the partner universities abroad.

 

The aim of the programme is to coach students for administrative or expertise positions in public or private sector. In the working life the tasks can include planning and organising environmental matters of an organisation taking into consideration the concepts of economical, environmental and social responsibility. The tasks may include also supervisory and teaching or consulting tasks.... [-]


BSc in Degree Programme in Information Technology

Campus 4 years August 2017 Finland Mikkeli

In our Information Technology programme you will learn how to design and implement solutions both in mobile and wired worlds. [+]

BSc in Degree Programme in Information Technology

Are you interested in the development of the next generation internet systems and services?

 

Would you like to build a career in the dynamic area of information and communication technology?

 

In our Information Technology programme you will learn how to design and implement solutions both in mobile and wired worlds. We have targeted the focus of our curriculum on the real needs of the IT industry. Together with our business partners (like Cisco and Avid) we can offer you a modern environment to develop your professional skills.

 

The objective of the degree programme in Information Technology is to educate the innovators of the future Internet. We offer you required skills in different aspect of information technology including network technologies, hardware and software engineering as well as media technology. Most of your professional studies will be carried out in our new IT Centre, Mikpoli.... [-]