Seinäjoki University of Applied Sciences (SeAMK)

Introduction

Seinäjoki University of Applied Sciences is a multidisciplinary institution of higher educationand an efficient actor in education and research, development and innovation (RDI) in the region of South Ostrobothnia in West Finland.

The number of full-time students is 5000 and academic and other staff members 380. Seinäjoki UAS has 19 Bachelor and 7 Master degree programmes. Three degree programmes are totally taught in English (International Business, Nursing and a Master's Degree in International Business Management). Also double degree programmes are available in the fields of technology and business.

Seinäjoki UAS provides education aiming at high-level professional qualification in the following fields:

  • Culture
  • Social sciences, Business and Administration
  • Technology, Communication and Transport
  • Natural Resources and the Environment
  • Social services, Health and Sports
  • Tourism, Catering and Domestic Services

In education and in R&D activities Seinäjoki UAS has concentrated on the following focus areas:

  • Sustainable Food Solutions
  • Smart and Energy Efficient Systems
  • Welfare and Creative Individuals and Communities
  • Entrepreneurship, New Business Concepts and Service Innovations

These areas of expertise are being developed based on regional and international needs and our special strengths.

Internationalization is a strategic aim of Seinäjoki UAS

We have about 200 partner universities in 50 different countries all over the world. Active student and academic mobility, RDI projects and international conferences are a vital part of our international activities.

This school offers programs in:
  • English

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Programs

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BBA

Bachelor of Business Administration in International Business

Campus Full time 42 months September 2017 Finland Seinäjoki

You will get an overall picture of business administration with a focus on the international operations of companies and organisations. You will gain competences in planning, running and developing business in a global environment. The study programme is based on a good understanding of entrepreneurship and small and medium-sized enterprises. [+]

Are you interested in studying international business management and marketing in Finland? The Finnish education system is well known for its high quality. Take a Bachelor’s degree at SeAMK, Seinäjoki Univeristy of Applied Sciences to be prepared for interesting tasks in international business. All studies are conducted in English and opportunities for student exchange are available worldwide. You can also profit from double degree arrangements with our partner institutions in Germany, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Lithuania, Russia, Netherlands, China or Spain. The School of Business and Culture has a central location in Seinäjoki in the Frami Campus Area. Also a large number of companies which cooperate with SeAMK can be found in the Frami area. This makes the area an inspirational study place with high technology solutions and synergy from other branches of science located in the area. WHAT CAN YOU ACHIEVE BY STUDYING INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS IN SEINÄJOKI, FINLAND? BUSINESS COMPETENCE You will get an overall picture of business administration with a focus on the international operations of companies and organisations. You will gain competences in planning, running and developing business in a global environment. The study programme is based on a good understanding of entrepreneurship and small and medium-sized enterprises. LANGUAGE AND CROSS-CULTURAL SKILLS You will also be given a chance to acquire feasible, practical language skills by studying in English and working and studying abroad. In addition, you can choose to study other languages that are important in international business. Studying in a multicultural group of students prepares you for your future working life. HOW ARE YOUR STUDIES ORGANISED? In the first year you will learn about business operations by working in a virtual enterprise, which is formed by a group of students representing different nationalities. Students plan, run and develop a virtual business and operate in a network. In the second year of studies you will deepen your knowledge of different areas of international business. International exchange students join the group. There will be several visiting lecturers from partner institutions abroad. The programme also includes project work together with regional and international companies. The third year consists of an exchange semester abroad in one of our partner universities and practical training that reinforces the theoretical knowledge you have learned. The final semester in the fourth year is reserved for completing the final thesis. WHAT JOB OPPORTUNITIES WILL YOU HAVE? Bachelors of Business Administration are prepared for a wide range of tasks in international business and marketing. Possible job titles include: export manager, sales manager, product manager, export assistant, marketing assistant, sales assistant, marketing planner, marketing communications planner, sales negotiator, customer service coordinator. HOW TO APPLY? The next chance to apply for the Degree Programme in Nursing is 10 - 25 January 2017 in the joint application at www.studyinfo.fi SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME At Seinäjoki University of Applied Sciences, scholarships can be granted to students required to pay a tuition fee. The principles of the scholarship scheme of Seinäjoki University of Applied Sciences are as follows: All first year students, who are required to pay a tuition fee, will be granted a scholarship, which covers 50% of the annual tuition fee. Scholarships for first year students will be paid by the last day of November. To be eligible for a scholarship after the first academic year the student must accrue: a minimum of 55 credits during the previous academic year in a Bachelor degree programme a minimum of 20 credits during the previous semester (half a year) in a Master degree programme The amount of the scholarship after the first academic year: 60 % of the annual tuition fee for students, who have accrued the credits mentioned above with the mean grade 3-5 (scale 0-5). 30 % of the annual tuition fee for students, who have accrued the credits mentioned above with the mean grade 1-2 (scale 0-5). Scholarships for continuing students will be paid by the last day of September each year. [-]

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Seinäjoki
University of Applied Sciences
P.O. Box 412
FI-60101

Visiting address:
Kampusranta 11, Frami F

Seinäjoki, 60320 FI
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