Bachelor's Degree in Engineering & Technology in Finland

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A bachelor's degree is a hallmark of higher education. It is given to those who dedicate three to seven years studying a specific program. A bachelor's degree can be earned in a variety of disciplines in the arts and sciences.

Bachelor’s in Engineering are concerned with the practical applications of the advancements in scientific, economic and social theories. It follows a process of observation, design, implementation and maintenance of solutions for all kinds of problems and issues. The discipline encompasses a great variety of fields and students are bound to find a degree they like.

The formal higher education system of Finland is the 7-3-2-2 pattern. The university takes two years in vocational or technical education and finally two-year pre-tertiary education. Finland also has several public as well as private universities that have enabled accessibility of higher education to students.

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Bachelor of Engineering in International Logistics

JAMK University of Applied Sciences
Campus Full time 4 years August 2017 Finland Jyväskylä

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. [+]

Best Bachelors in Engineering & Technology in Finland 2017. About the Program Degree: Bachelor of Engineering Training type: Full-time studies Length: 240 ECTS Cr, 4 years Annual intake: 30 Application period: 10 Jan 2017 - 25 Jan 2017 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. Join our cheerful team! Studies The programme consists of modules. Modules consist of courses. Each course may include contact lessons, individual and group assignments, study tours, guest lectures, case studies, projects or other pedagogical methods. Learning is measured through various exams and assignments. A practical period of training in a company is also part of your studies and normally takes place in companies during the summer breaks. The final thesis is a piece of research work which is done normally for companies in the final part of your studies. Joint basic studies consist of transferable skills and natural sciences. Joint professional studies include basic studies in selected engineering fields and studies in economy and management. Majors in professional studies consist of transportation, materials management and purchasing studies. You may choose to specialise in the fields of aviation logistics, entrepreneurship, network logistics or you may specialise at some of our co-operation universities worldwide. Professional studies Your major professional studies consist of transportation, materials management and purchasing topics. In addition to these, you can obtain expertise in the fields of aviation logistics, entrepreneurship, network logistics or you may choose to study for a semester or two at some of our international co-operation universities. Joint studies for all students in the programme consist economy and management, natural sciences, engineering, languages and communication. A tutor teacher will help you during your student career, provide guidance in selecting courses and give advice on practical aspects of studying and student life. Final thesis In the final thesis you demonstrate the skills and knowledge you have acquired in a practical challenge. Normally, the final thesis is done for companies in a real practical challenge in the final part of your studies. The final thesis consists of both theoretical and practical research. Studying in JAMK The studies include lectures, teamwork, laboratory work, virtual studies, assignments, and exams. A practical training period (30 ECTS Cr) is also part of the programme. In this international degree programme, you will study one semester or do your practical training outside Finland. Studying in Finland is free, we don't have term fee! Preparedness to Study You should be interested in international experiences and you are motivated to study in a multicultural environment. You should be interested in developing operations in the field of logistics. Student Testimonial "As far as I am concerned I was lucky to get a place and study there. I found myself in a multinational university, where I was learning and making friends from different countries. Studying at such a place gives opportunities to get many personal experiences." Adnane Doudou, Class of 2008 The programme is quality accredited and has the international EUR-ACE quality label. How to Apply Apply online www.studyinfo.fi 10 – 25 January 2017 by 3:00 p.m. Finnish time (UTC+2). Applicants applying with non-Finnish qualifications must send the required enclosures to their first-preference UAS admission services by 8 February 2017 by 3:00 p.m. Finnish time (UTC+2) at the latest. Required enclosures: copies of the original degree certificates (high school/secondary school) authorised translation of the certificate if needed (in English, Finnish or Swedish, the translation must have the translators' signature and stamp) All eligible applicants are invited to entrance examinations. Invitations to entrance examination or decisions on eligibility are sent by email in the end of March. Entrance examinations are arranged in April. The invitation letter (email) will include all the details about time, location, and special arrangements. Results are announced on 30 June 2017, at the latest. If you are admitted, start visa/residence permit application procedure (if needed) immediately at the beginning of June. If you are admitted, you must confirm your study place by 14 July 2017 by 3:00 p.m. Finnish time (UTC+2), at the latest. If you do not return the form on time, you will lose the study place. If you have applied with an upper secondary education completed in Finland (suomalainen ylioppilastutkinto tai ammatillinen tutkinto), please send a copy of your educational certificate(s) to us by 14 July 2017 at 3:00 p.m. at the latest. Please remember that your admission is conditional until your relevant original certificates have been checked. The polytechnic/UAS may withdraw the admission if an applicant has given false information or has forged document(s). Studies will begin in the middle of August 2017. Please, arrive to Jyväskylä by that time! Concerning the Degree Programme in Nursing JAMK may require a criminal record from the students whose practical training includes working with minors (under 18 year olds). Furthermore, please check the health requirements in DP in Nursing. We communicate by email, so please remember to type your email address correctly into your application! Check your email regularly, including your spam and junk folders. Notice, that there is tuition fee for NON-EU/EEA-citizens. Lukuvuosimaksuja ei ole suomalaisille tai muiden EU-maiden kansalaisille! [-]

Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering and Production Technology (BEng)

Häme University of Applied Sciences (HAMK)
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 Finland Hämeenlinna

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.    [+]

HAMK: Higher Education with a Professional Profile​​ About the Program Mechanical Engineering and Production Technology graduates have the necessary design, production and automation skills required in mechanical engineering. The mechanical engineering and production technology degree programme allows students to focus on either production systems or design of mechanical systems. 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.    The language of instruction is English, and a truly international academic environment ensures high-level language andmulticultural skills for graduates. They also have basic practical and professional Finnish language skills, so that they are able to integrate into Finnish working life. Our graduates are well-recognised experts in cross-cultural teams and projects thanks to their strong skills in English and intercultural communication, which also opens the door to many career opportunities. The Riihimäki campus of HAMK University of Applied Science has a long history in mechanical engineering and production technology. Mechanical Engineering and Production Technology graduates have a wide range of career choices around the world. A typical employer is a design engineering office, small- or medium-size workshop or a large global company. A common career path may lead to expert tasks, managerial duties or entrepreneurship.​ Future Opportunities Recent graduates of Mechanical Engineering and Production Technology have found employment in the following professions: Product Development Engineer Design Engineer ​ Production Engineer Production Development Engineer Technical Sales Engineer Project Engineer Both paths, Production Systems or Design of Mechanical Systems include eight common and two separate compulsory core competence modules. 240 credits are needed in total to graduate. In addition, students may choose three profiling modules, which could be selected from the offering of Mechanical Engineering and Production Technology, offerings from other degree programmes in HAMK, other universities in Finland or international partner universities. HAMK encourage students to carry out part of the studies abroad in international partner universities around the world. There is also an additional option to study abroad by completing a double degree partly at HAMK and partly at Via University College in Denmark.​ Production Systems​ ​​1st year 2nd year ​​3rd year 4th year ​Orientation to Engineering studies, 15 CR ​Engineering design 2, 15 CR ​Manufacturing, 15 CR ​Profiling Module 15 CR ​Actuators, 15 CR ​Machine Automation, 15 CR ​Profiling Modul 15 CR ​Thesis 15 CR Materials and Manufacturing, 15 CR ​Design and Calculation of Machine Elements, 15 CR ​Workshop Automation, 15 CR ​Free timing: ​Engineering Design 1, 15 CR ​Dynamics and Thermodynamics, 15 CR ​Profiling Module 15 CR ​Work placement, 30 CR Design of ​Mechanical Systems ​​1st year 2nd year ​​3rd year 4th year ​Orientation to Engineering studies, 15 CR ​Engineering design 2, 15 CR Applied Mechanics, 15 CR ​Profiling Module 15 CR ​Actuators, 15 CR ​Machine Automation, 15 CR ​Profiling Modul, 15 CR ​Thesis 15 CR ​Materials and Manufacturing, 15 CR ​Design and Calculation of Machine Elements, 15 CR ​Mechanical Engineering, 15 CR ​Free timing: ​Engineering Design 1, 15 CR ​Dynamics and Thermodynamics, 15 CR Profiling Module 15 CR ​Work placement, 30 CR Engineering programmes provide competences such as: Mathematics, natural science and technology competence. Research and development competence. Analytical competence and reporting ability. Project management competence. Competence to apply theoretical knowledge in practice. Studies in universities of applied sciences provide the following generic competences: Skills for lifelong learning Ethical competence Working community competence Innovation competence Skills for Lifelong Learning Is capable of taking responsibility for his/her own learning and is able to assess and develop his/her own learning skills and styles. Is able to assess and develop his/her own competence Is able to acquire, use, apply and assess knowledge critically Is able to work in a group, take different learners into consideration and is capable of taking responsibility for collaborative learning and sharing knowledge in teams Ethical Competence Is capable of taking responsibility for his/her own actions and their consequences Is able to work as a global citizen complying with ethical principles of his/her profession Is able to make decisions considering the viewpoints of individuals and the community Is able to apply the principles of equality Is able to apply the principles of sustainable development (social, economic and ecological responsibility) Working Community Competence Is able to work in international and multicultural communities, and is able to contribute to their wellbeing Is able to communicate in different situations and also at an international level Is able to communicate in his/her own field both in writing and orally Is able to work and communicate in digital environments and projects Is capable of operating in networks and building personal relations in the world of work Is able to make decisions in unpredictable situations Is capable of operating in expert duties and as an entrepreneur in the field Innovation Competence Is capable of solving problems creatively and developing new working methods Is able to implement research and development projects applying known information and methods Is able to find customer-oriented, globally sustainable and economically profitable solutions Is able to consider the effects and opportunities of the field's internationalization in his/her own work ​ Study Modes Keeping students central is our principle in everything we do. In Mechanical engineering students will study together in weekdays monday to friday between 8-16. Studying is equivalent to working at a job: the student is present and works together with others in a diverse way. Daily learning situations could be: Traditional classroom learning. Laboratory work and exercises. Learning by doing practical exercises, projects etc. Learning at the workplace – projects from working life, an internship etc. E-learning at home or anywhere. [-]

Bachelor of Construction Engineering (BEng)

Häme University of Applied Sciences (HAMK)
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 Finland Hämeenlinna

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. [+]

Best Bachelors in Engineering & Technology in Finland 2017. HAMK: Higher Education with a Professional Profile​​ About the Program The Construction Engineering degree programme allows students to focus on structural engineering or environmental technology. At HAMK, structural engineering focuses on steel construction. Steel Constructions studies include mechanics, mathematics, technical drawings and CAD. Understanding of the structures, and 3-D visualization skills will develop during the studies. During the studies (Steel Constructions) it is possible to achieve credits required by A-class structural engineer qualifications: Structural mechanics – 16 credits Concrete construction and technology – 8 credits Concrete structure engineering – 8 credits Steel structure engineering – 8 credits Wood structure engineering – 12 credits Construction physics – 5 credits Demand for international construction experts is increasing continuously in international construction projects in Finland and abroad. ​In addition to houses, construction engineering is applicable in our built-up environment to traffic corridors and water and waste management, for example. The tasks of engineering graduates may be related to the construction of new premises and to the repair of existing structures in engineering or project management in Finland and abroad. Daily tasks may involve design, product development, supervision in an official capacity, or trading. Construction professionals constantly monitor developments in the sector, they are familiar with the latest design and production techniques and can manage modern management techniques, and they are capable of applying them to practical situations at work. Construction engineers must have a view of the entire construction process in addition to their speciality. Work requires, in addition to professional knowledge management, problem-solving abilities, financial thinking, management skills, cooperation skills, IT skills and language 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. There are additional possibilities to study abroad by completing a Double Degree, partly at HAMK and partly at Danish VIA University College. Students can also choose to study a part of their degree in Finnish in HAMK's Finnish- language construction engineering programme. Structural Engineering ​1st year 2nd year 3rd year ​4th year ​Orientation to Engineering studies, 15 CR ​Basics of Structural Design, 15 CR ​Renovation, 15 CR ​Profiling Module, 15CR ​Basics of Construction, 15 CR ​Residential Buildings, 15 CR ​Steel Structures 1, 15 CR ​Thesis, 15 CR ​House building, 15 CR ​Commercial Buildings, 15 CR ​Steel Structures 2, 15 CR ​Free timing ​Basics of Civil Engineering, 15 CR ​Reinforced Concrete Structures, 15 CR ​Timber Structures, 15 CR ​Work Placement, 30 CR Environmental Technology ​1st year 2nd year 3rd year ​4th year ​Orientation to Engineering studies, 15 CR ​Basics of Structural Design, 15 CR ​Monitoring, 15 CR ​Profiling Module, 15CR ​Basics of Construction, 15 CR ​Worldwide Enviromental Engineering, 15 CR ​Water Supply, 15 CR ​Thesis, 15 CR ​House building, 15 CR ​Energy in Construction Technology, 15 CR ​Waste Water, 15 CR ​Free timing ​Basics of Civil Engineering, 15 CR ​Waste Management, 15 CR ​Remediation, 15 CR ​Work Placement, 30 CR In the Environmental Technology studies good writing skills are important. Students also give many presentations. Mathematics is an important part of these studies. Environmental Technology students study for example chemistry, legislation, waste management, waste water treatment and water supply. Study modes Keeping students central is our principle in everything we do. In Construction engineering students will study together in weekdays monday to friday between 8-16. Studying is equivalent to working at a job: the student is present and works together with others in a diverse way. Daily learning situations could be: Traditional classroom learning. Laboratory work and exercises. Learning by doing practical exercises, projects etc. Learning at the workplace – projects from working life, an internship etc. E-learning at home or anywhere. [-]

Bachelor of Electrical and Automation Engineering (BEng)

Häme University of Applied Sciences (HAMK)
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 Finland Hämeenlinna

In the English-language degree for Electrical and 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. [+]

HAMK: Higher Education with a Professional Profile​​ About the Program ​An engineer specialised in Electrical and Automation Engineering knows how to plan electrification and automation both for ordinary household appliances as well as complicated industrial production equipment. There are two alternate learning paths available for automation engineering students: production machinery automation and production process automation. The engineer knows how to utilise information and electrical technology in developing automation technology in new applications. Vehicles, shops, homes, industry, traffic control and street lighting are examples of the ​most common applications of electrical and automation engineering. Instruction in electrical and automation engineering focuses on wide-ranging studies in electrical engineering, the automation of production machinery and devices, and the maintenance of production facilities. The possibilities offered by new technology are utilised in the instruction, in the practical studies that include plenty of personal, first-hand activity. 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. An electrical and automation engineer typically works in a high-tech company in tasks involving planning and expertise, and later, as experience mounts, in various supervisory tasks. Such tasks are available in production facilities, design and consulting offices and companies specializing in software and hardware sales. The work is nearly always group work with experts from different fields in an international working environment. In Production Machinery Automation students learn about the most important functions and equipment for the production of parcelled goods as well as efficient and cost-effective equipment technology based on new-technology microcontrollers. Skills involving production equipment and new technology serve as a foundation for the planning and implementation of functional and efficient automation of production. ​1st year ​2nd year ​3rd year ​4th year ​Development of Technology, 15 CR Electric Power En​gineering, 15 CR​ Automation and Electrical Wiring Design, 15 CR Production Automation, 15 CR Natural Sciences in Electrical Engineering, 15 CR ​Programming and Information Security, 15 CR ​Applications of Automation Engineering, 15 CR ​Thesis, 15 CR Natural Sciences in Automation Engineering, 15 CR ​Embedded System, 15 CR ​Automation and Control, 15 CR Free timing ​Information Technology in Automation Engineering, 15 CR Profiling Module, 15 CR Profiling Module, 15 Work Placement, 30 CR In Production Process Automation students become familiar with the most important functions and equipment of the process industry, as well as industrial maintenance. Knowledge of a continuous process and its maintenance is the basis of successful planning and implementation of process automation. ​1st year ​2nd year ​3rd year ​4th year Development of Technology, 15 CR ​Electric Power ​​​En​gineering​, 15 CR Automation and Electrical Wiring Design, 15 CR ​Profiling Module, 15 CR ​Natural Sciences in Electrical Engineering, 15 CR Programming and Information Security, 15 CR Applications of Automation Engineering, 15 CR Thesis, 15 CR Natural Sciences in Automation Engineering, 15 CR Process Automation, 15 CR Maintenance, 15 CR Free timing ​Information Technology in Automation Engineering, 15 CR Profiling Module, 15 CR Automation and Control, 15 CR Work Placement, 30 CR The Industrial Management and Logistics Module is available to all students. The module is implemented virtually. This module is recommended especially to students who have chosen the profile production process automation. Professional Skills of Automation Engineering The professional skills of an engineer of electrical and automation engineering (B​Eng) consist of several sub-sectors. Their content is briefly described below. Basic skills in electrical and automation engineering comprise measuring technology, data and software technology in the electric and automation field, mathematical methods, physics and electronics. Planning skills include processes, methods, and tools for planning, simulation methods, sizing and choosing devices and components, drafting documents, applying standards, quality systems and life-cycle thinking. Electricity and equipment safety skills include key legislation, regulations and standards related to electricity and equipment safety. Corporate and production skills include project activities, people management, entrepreneurship, marketing, and maintenance. Application skills include electrical and electric energy systems, building automation process automation, production automation, and on a general level, the application of technology to new ranges of use. Process, equipment, and system skills include the most important methods and equipment for electricity production, the most common production processes and machinery, the sensors, transmitters, and regulating units to be used in them, as well as guidance and regulatory systems. Automation Engineering Study Modes ​​In Automation Engineering students will study together in weekdays monday to friday between 8-16. Studying is equivalent to working at a job: the student is present and works together with others in a diverse way. Daily learning situations could be: Traditional classroom learning. Laboratory work and exercises. Learning by doing practical exercises, projects etc. Learning at the workplace – projects from working life, an internship etc. E-learning at home or anywhere. [-]

Bachelor of Engineering - Industrial Management

Centria University of Applied Sciences
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 Finland Ylivieska

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 [+]

Best Bachelors in Engineering & Technology in Finland 2017. Additional application period: 18.-29.7.2016 Qualification: Bachelor of Engineering Length & duration: 4 years, 240 credits, full-time studies Specialisation options of studies: supply chain management global marketing and management Campus: Ylivieska Student selection: Entrance examination for all the eligible applicants. Student selection either based on entrance examination or entrance examination and school performance. Students within the degree programme in Industrial Management can choose to specialize in one of our management profiles, either Supply Chain Management or Global Marketing and Management. We coach highly qualified experts for international companies or general managers for small and start-up companies. We train graduates that fit the requirements of the industrial working life. There you will acquire engineering and human resource management skills, as well as knowledge in safety, economics and law, whilst working in an international environment, anywhere worldwide. The basic studies will provide you with a base for engineering skills. The professional studies familiarize students with the development of different tasks within an international industrial company. The studies help you develop and acquire leadership skills as well as knowledge in strategic resource management, advanced quality planning systems, research & development, innovation management, marketing, accounting and international logistics. Part of your studies will be organized in collaboration with Centria Research and Development, using laboratories, working on projects and international exhibition projects, thus creating as an authentic learning environment. Occupational titles: Project Manager, Purchasing manager, Marketing manager, Sales manager, Accounting manager, Production manager, Supply chain manager, Business controller Co-operation with companies: Accuser Oy, Alutec Oy, Camtronic Oy, ET-listat Oy, Ferral Components Oy, Junnikkalan Saha Oy, Kati Oy, Kivioja Engineering Oy, Maler Oy, Mecanova Oy, Nordic Aluminium Oy, Ojala Group, Premec Oy, Raita-Sport Oy, RD Welho Oy, Scanfil Oyj, Sievin Jalkine Oy, Sievi Tools Oy, Siipotec Oy, Solarkaihdin Oy, Stonel Oy, Tiivi Oy Tuition fees: By starting your studies in A September 2016 or January 2017, students from outside European economic area (EAA) do not need to pay any tuition fees. For their visa application, students must provide proof for their own living costs, travel expenses and other costs during their studies. The cost of living in Finland is on average comparable to the rest of Europe. Basically, for expenses such as rent, food and personal costs, you will need approximately 560 Euros per month, that is 12 x 560 = 6 720 Euros for one year. Centria UAS does not provide any financial help for students. [-]

Bachelor of Engineering, Mechanical Engineering

Savonia University of Applied Sciences
Campus Full time August 2017 Finland Ekenäs

The degree programme qualifies the future engineers for the Savolax technology industry. Duties vary within the fields of engineering, business and management such as project management, sales engineering, operations and supply chain management and engineering. [+]

Goal: The degree programme qualifies the future engineers for the Savolax technology industry. Duties vary within the fields of engineering, business and management such as project management, sales engineering, operations and supply chain management and engineering. The work placement is most probably found in a company operating with global exports. Project operations as well as customer, contractor or partnership interactions require a core competence and teamwork knowhow, attitude, methods and tools. As an engineer, the necessary technology expertise focuses on product design and development and manufacturing technology. The studies in business management concentrate on project management, marketing, sales, business economics, procurement, the supply chain, international business operations and quality management. An important part of the programme is getting used to operating effectively a variety of interpersonal networks. Self-development, communication and interpersonal skills, organizational and social as well as international competence and problem-solving skills are included in Industrial engineering know-how. The objective of the programme is to produce a high-quality team player instead of an individual player. The structure of the studies is based on process thinking and the learning process on problem based learning. Students are able to include in their programme special project studies in companies in Finland or abroad. Specialisations: The main subject is industrial management, and in particular, project management and networks. However, there are no two identical industrial engineers as they get their degrees. The student's interests and choices create a unique competence profile. When you are in the early stages of your studies you will make your own study plan. Previous degrees and acquired competencies can often be taken into account and compensate the studies so that the completion time can be shortened. The student can complete her / his individual study plan with 15 credits of studies supporting the education profession she / he has chosen. In addition, students have the benefit of an extensive international partner university network. Qualifications: The title of the degree in Finnish is insinööri (AMK). With EUR-ACE status it qualifies the student to apply for master degree programmes in the European Union. The Savonia University of Applied Sciences Degree programme in Mechanical Engineering passed in 2014 the EUR-ACE evaluation which is maintained by the organization of ENAEE. This is a European technology organization that evaluates programmes for engineers. The EUR-ACE status makes sure that the programme meets the quality standards of the European Union. Informally they are spoken of as European engineers. Graduates can work as chartered professional engineers throughout Europe. Content of Studies: Basic studies provide students with a good knowledge of engineer’s basic competences in mathematics, natural sciences, communication and information technology. These skills are essential in an engineer’s work and for professional studies. Professional studies provide students with a good knowledge of industrial processes and engineer’s basic competences in mechanical engineering, production and logistics. These studies provide students also with a good knowledge and understanding of business processes and business life in society. Specialised studies provide the students with high professional expertise according to their individual choices. Industrial engineering and management engineers have a wide range of professional possibilities in worklife. Specialised studies provide students with a good theoretical understanding and practical skills in an industrial engineer’s work. Projects are an integral part of the implementation of the programme. Engineering skills, including working life skills are learned via projects. Good interpersonal and communication skills are required as someone works on global projects involving people representing a wide range of nationalities. Different types of networks and management of these networks is an essential part of engineering skills. Structure of Studies: The content of the studies can be modified on a personal study plan. The student’s individual interests and learning priorities can be weighted. This way immigrants previous degree or work experience can also be utilized and provide stronger skills and better employment opportunities for the person´s desired tasks in Finland. Basics of Engineering 60 ECTS Basics of production and product design Basics of project planning and working in projects Communication Mathematics and natural sciences Training Applying Engineering Studies 60 ECTS Production and product design Mathematical skills development R & D project and its challenges Languages Entrepreneurship and Business Training Creating the Knowledge 60 ECTS Project management and management tools International business, sales and marketing Quality Management Logistics and its sub-areas Industrial based project and its management Elective studies according to their own orientation Practical training Applying Lessons Learned 60 ECTS Project management and control Sales and marketing in an international environment Supply chain management and networks Elective studies according to their own orientation Practical training Thesis Thesis: The thesis is 15 credits. The work will take place in the fourth year of study. This engineering work is usually done for and withn a company. Students should find a topic from a company that one is interested in as a potential future employer. In many cases, the thesis leads to a job in this company or another similar like company . The thesis topic could and should start being asked about after the third year of studies. Engineering work and the thesis are done in the fourth year of study usually in the spring term. Career possibilities: Industrial engineering and management engineers have a wide range of career opportunities. Training,the students’ wide range of technology and business areas and practical training will help to find your career path and interests. A career and own interests are rarely clear at the beginning of the studies. The industrial management engineer may also find employment in public organizations, such as in city, state and local government positions. Third sector organizations can also provide work for industrial management engineers. Industrial management engineer positions vary from experts to managers. Various activities related to the design and development of products and production are common. Projects are the way these design and development activities are most often organized. So projects and practices have already been learned during the studies. Industrial management engineer’s jobs are often business tasks that require engineering expertise. The workplace is, however, often an international technology company in the field of export. For example, technical products and services do not sell Bachelors of Business Administration, but the engineers. Thei industrial management engineer often works with and between a wide variety of organizations and entities. For example, the production planner is involved in sales, purchasing and production. The Sales and Marketing Engineer is dealing with the customer, the production planner, product development and financial management, possibly even taking into account the cultural and communicational aspects. Titles: Titles of industrial management engineers are: Project Engineer, Project Manager, Project Director Sales Engineer, Sales Manager, Marketing Manager Quality Engineer, Quality Coordinator, Quality Manager Purchasing Engineer, Purchasing Manager, Warehouse Manager Production Planner, Production Manager Installation Supervisor, Inspection Engineer Maintenance Engineer, Service Engineer, Foreman Development Engineer, Design Engineer, Patent Engineer Business Advisor, Consultant, CEO Teacher, Lecturer. Internationality: Finns and Finnish immigrants and a number of different nationalities have studied in this programme. The student of this programme is recommended to carry out an exchange or training also somewhere other than in Finland. Students have the opportunity to complete a double degree in Windesheim University of Applied Sciences in the Netherlands. The programme and Savonia University of Applied Sciences has a variety of seminars and international summer courses, collaborative projects, and linguistic and cultural diversity training. Savonia University of Applied Sciences has foreign university partners in more than 30 countries. Cooperation: The technology industry is the most important business in the North Savo region with its 1.9 billion euros annual revenue and 10 000 directly employed employees (2012). Many of the region’s businesses operate in international markets at the leading edge of their field of operation. Their core know-how is concentrated around commercial vehicles, such as state-of-the-art forestry equipment, mining and pile-driving machines, and in furnace and boiler technology in the field of energy technology. The Department of Mechanical Engineering co-operates with the region’s industrial enterprises while undertaking their research, development and innovation work. The businesses can participate in Savonia’s projects by partially funding the activities or they can directly purchase the different RDI services provided by the DPME’s experts. The significant volume of functions demonstrates the fact that the RDI Unit of the Department of Mechanical Engineering has succeeded in identifying the current and future needs for development of the local businesses. With many of the businesses, the current co-operation can be described as a true partnership; i.e. there are mutual benefits, continuity and varied actions. The internships, thesis and other project works conducted as part of the education represent the foundation for co-operation with these companies, but also the RDI projects are based on collaboration with the businesses. EUR-ACE authorities praised active cooperation with companies. Students often make course practice work and development plans as part of the course for companies. The study plan includes a number of projects, many of which are a mandate of the company. Research: The Savonia University of Applied Sciences research and development work shows students in everyday life via the project and thesis work. Savonia has selected four areas of focus for education and research, development and innovation (RDI). One of them is integrated product development. Research is undertaken in collaboration with enterprises and other organizations. On the industrial management side, the focus is ECP (Engineering-Procurement-Construction) projects, or large delivery projects, as well as processes and supply chains. Possibilities to continue studies after graduation: Graduates can apply directly to study for a university master degree (Master of Science). EUR-ACE will provide validity in the European Union area. The University of Applied Sciences graduate degree is Master of Engineering. These programmes are usually studied beside work life and take one to two years. The Master of Engineering degree gives the same qualification for public office as a Master of Sciences degree. Language: The whole programme will be conducted in English apart from mandatory languages courses in Finnish (for foreign students) and in Swedish (for Finnish students). Finnish language skills are not learned only in Finnish lessons but may also be learned on other courses. This way a student can have better possibilities to get employment in Finland. TUITION FEES Savonia University of Applied Sciences has made a decision to introduce tuition fees for non- EU/EEA students. The tuition fees apply to students starting their studies on 1 August 2017 or later. The tuition fee is charged for each academic year and it must be paid by 31 August. The fees are: for Bachelor studies 5000 euros per academic year for Master studies 6000 euros per academic year All non-EU/EEA students of Savonia University of Applied Sciences may apply for a scholarship after they have been admitted to fee-charging Bachelor or Master degree programmes and they have enrolled themselves as present. In the first academic year the scholarship covers 70% of the tuition fee; in the following academic years the scholarship covers 50% of the tuition fee. To qualify for the scholarship after the first academic year, students must earn at least 55 credits of studies detailed in their personal study plan per academic year. [-]

Bachelor of Engineering - Environmental Chemistry and Technology

Centria University of Applied Sciences
Campus Full time 4 years January 2017 Finland Kokkola

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 [+]

Best Bachelors in Engineering & Technology in Finland 2017. Additional application round: 18. - 29.7.2016 (studies begin in September 2016) Next applicational round: 7.-21.9.2016 (studies begin in January 2017) - Qualification: Bachelor of Engineering - Length & duration: 4 years, 240 credits, full-time studies - Specialisation option of studies: Environmental Chemitry and Technology; New and Traditional Fuel Production - Places: 15 - Campus: Talonpojankatu 2, Kokkola "It is a part of good life and you’ll find it in everything you see, experience or feel around and within yourself. Chemistry connects. Chemistry is a natural science that develops all the time and connects different fields and people. Chemistry is the most creative field on earth. How will we meet the demand of food, natural resources and energy for the growing population on earth? Clean water, renewable fuel and pharmaceuticals are chemistry". - Chemical Industry Federation 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 industrial planning and other fields of society. In your studies you will learn how plants should be planned, automatized and run safely for the environment - minimize environmental impact and methods of cleaning exhaust gases and wastewater as how to plan clean water plants. Kokkola has the largest concentration of inorganic chemical industries in the northern countries, which gives the students an excellent ground for industrial careers. The graduated engineers usually start their careers as research or development engineers in industrial projects. Some engineers start in production, purchase or sales tasks. National and local environmental authorities need engineers with knowledge of environmental questions. Some of our graduates end up working as teachers in vocational schools. In the specialisation option Environmental Chemistry and Technology the students will gain education in environmental issues like recycling of materials, production of energy, handling of wastewater, cleaning of air, planning of water plants, environmental management and process planning. The unique Chemplant pilot plant is used for learning of new techniques. Our other specialisation option is New and Traditional Fuel Production where the students learn about traditional oil refineries, but also about new methods for making renewable biofuels. Occupational titles: R&D- engineer, Project engineer, Production engineer, Purchase engineer, Advisor in Environmental Technology Co-operation with companies: Air Liquide Finland Oy, Boliden Kokkola Oy, Enfucell Oy, Freeport Cobalt Oy, Maintpartner Oy, Neste Oil Oyj, Nordkalk Oy Ab, Kokkola Power Oy, Oy Woikoski Ab, Tetra Chemicals Europe Oy, Yara Suomi Oy, UPM-Kymmene Oyj, Stora Enso, Olvi Oyj, First Quantum Resources (Pyhäsalmen ja Kevitsan kaivokset), Belvedere Resources (Hituran kaivos), Terraframe Mining Talvivaaran kaivos, LKAB (Pohjois-Ruotsi), Boliden Kylylahti, Akkuser Oy, RecAlkaline Oy, Enfucell Oy, SSAB, Mäkelä Alu Oy, Keliber Oy In the future your work could be found for example from Cabb Oy, Freeport Cobalt Oy and Boliden Kokkola Oy. Postgraduate studies: In Kokkola University Consortium Chydenius it’s possible to study in Master’s Degree Programme in Chemistry and Chemical Engineering. The Master’s programme requires previous degree. Previous studies can be recognized. [-]

Bachelor of Engineering - Information Technology

Centria University of Applied Sciences
Campus Full time 4 years January 2017 Finland Kokkola

The degree programme in Information Technology provides students with professional and personal competences in software engineering and communication technology. [+]

Qualification: Bachelor of Engineering Length & duration: 4 years, 240 credits Campus: Kokkola Student selection: Entrance examination for all the eligible applicants. Student selection either based on entrance examination or entrance examination and school performance. Information Technology – growing number of possibilities! The IT field offers great opportunities to young creative people who master the foundations and technologies used to build new applications and systems. Software and communications change the way individuals and organizations do their daily activities. In all areas of life there is space for new innovations that help people to do things in a better way when using IT technologies - our world can become more user-friendly, more economical, more productive and reduce energy consumption. The degree programme in Information Technology provides you with a wide knowledge in software engineering and communications. You get the skills needed in building new applications and systems based on customer needs. In addition to regular courses we offer advanced students real world projects where you can challenge yourself. IT Engineering studies consists of more or less constant basic studies and rapidly evolving new technologies. You need both to solve real world problems with software and IT systems. Engineers’ work is very practically oriented. All professional studies contain a lot of learning by doing. For advanced students we offer an opportunity to take part in our R & D projects during their studies. Our main specializations are software engineering and communication technologies. These are the fastest growing areas of IT. You get skills to build applications using different programming languages and platforms. You also learn how to use existing services to build solutions to meet customer needs or even invent your own new services by combining existing ones. Due to the fast growth rate of IT industry the demand for new professionals is high. Young professionals are valued due to their learning skills and flexibility. In many projects there are often technologies that are new even to experienced professionals so your learning skills are an essential asset. When solving customers’ needs your communication and analysis skills are needed. Occupational titles: Software designer, Project manager, R&D Engineer, IT Manager, Security expert, Network Systems Administrator, Network specialist, CEO of your start-up company Co-operation with working life: Kosila Digimedia, Oy Raisoft Ltd, SK Protect Oy, Boliden Kokkola Oy, Alfame Systems, Maintpartner, Apex Automation, Sasken Finland, Kemira GrowHow Oy, Hur Oy, Livion Oy, Elisa Oyj Postgraduate studies: In Kokkola, the University Consortium Chydenius offers the possible to study in a Master’s Programme in Information Technology (in Finnish) and it is possible to apply directly from Centria UAS’ degree programme in Information Technology. A personal study plan will be made for every student according to previous study performance and degree. [-]

Bachelor in Mechanical Engineering and Production Technology

Saimaa University of Applied Sciences
Campus Full time 3.5 years August 2017 Finland Lappeenranta

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.... [-]


Bachelor of Engineering in Information Technology (BEng)

Oulu University of Applied Sciences (OAMK)
Campus Full time 42 months Finland Oulu

The principal aim of the education is to provide students with good skills in programming. A graduate is able to design and program Internet services and applications for pc, linux and mobile environments. Students have essential web development skills related to current Internet technologies and protocols, web graphics and multimedia, web authoring and design and web programming. Courses cover the major... [+]

Bachelor of Engineering in Information Technology (BEng) The principal aim of the Bachelor of Engineering in Information Technology (BEng) programme is to provide students with good skills in programming. A graduate is able to design and program Internet services and applications for pc, linux and mobile environments. Students have essential web development skills related to current Internet technologies and protocols, web graphics and multimedia, web authoring and design and web programming. Courses cover the major server frameworks, databases and associated development environments. They also include client side technologies together with user experience competence. Technical expertise focuses on the technology, applications, and future trends of Internet service development. Students learn to document their work and to manage in different communicative and interactive situations and apply international knowledge and competences in their own field. Foreigners learn basics of the Finnish language. Studies in mathematics and physics support the usage of multimedia tools. Software development skills and business knowledge are gained in real life projects in companies. Professional studies consist mainly of software development, web-technologies, user experience and business studies. This programme encompasses the major frameworks and software architectures on the Internet today. Course work provides comprehensive training for professional working on e-commerce, enterprise applications, and interactive websites. First the students get a basic knowledge of programming, databases, teamwork and communication. Then they are able to participate in a software project. Later they are able to study advanced programming and deepen their knowledge in server programming, mobile application features, different mobile systems, development environments, and mobile technologies. The students also learn about game development, design and tools. The students are able to work as members of a software development team, as designers, programmers and managers. Student Testimonial Career Outlook Graduates start their career in computing industry or set up their own businesses. They will find employment in companies of all sizes. Typically, they will have one of the following job titles as they start work: web developer/programmer/designer, web application developer or GUI designer. The practical teaching consists of lessons, workshops, project works, assignments,presentations, remote studies and company visits. Students learn mainly by doing. Practically oriented teaching methods and facilities corresponding to those of industry enable students to find and apply information as well as get them skilled at using professional tools and equipment. There are three large projects in the curriculum. Subjects for the projects are given by the enterprises in Oulu and Raahe region and can include tasks like e.g. software design, implementation and testing. These projects together with the practical training and the thesis give a possibility to work in a company for more than a year during the studies. This path is a good start to the professional career. Through project-based learning students can improve their problem-solving, research, and social skills. The evaluation is based on written exams, project and assignment reports, and workshop presentations. Multiculturalism and English as a working language are adopted on our international campus. Students can also study abroad at the partner universities and include completed studies in the degree. The degree programme in Information Techonology gives you versatile career possibilities. After graduating students will have diverse knowledge and skills to act in software designing, product developing and as an expert in the field of information industry. The job title could be one of the following: Web developer or programmer Web designer Web application developer User interface designer Project manager Senior software engineer [-]

Bachelor of Engineering in Information Technology

Metropolia University of Applied Sciences
Campus Full time 4 years August 2017 Finland Helsinki

Information Technology is everywhere in today's society as it is needed in electronic and media appliances, computers, household devices, and almost in every part of our everyday lives. We offer you excellent combination of basic and professional courses in Information Technology; High-quality education; A solid basis to work as an engineer both in Finland and abroad; Major options in Smart Systems, Mobile Solutions and IoT and Cloud Computing; International and supportive learning environment; Multidisciplinary educational institution with a vast partner network [+]

Best Bachelors in Engineering & Technology in Finland 2017. Why choose Information Technology at Metropolia? Information Technology is everywhere in today's society as it is needed in electronic and media appliances, computers, household devices, and almost in every part of our everyday lives. We offer you: Excellent combination of basic and professional courses in Information Technology High-quality education A solid basis to work as an engineer both in Finland and abroad Major options in Smart Systems, Mobile Solutions and IoT and Cloud Computing International and supportive learning environment Multidisciplinary educational institution with a vast partner network Could I be a student in Information Technology? Yes you can! You don't need to be a computer wizard to start with as we will equip you with the skills and knowledge required in the field. You just need to be committed and hard-working student with a devoted attitude towards the world of information technology and engineering. We offer you an international study environment in which you have a possibility to make friends and future colleagues with students from all around the world. What will you study? You will learn the basics in core engineering subjects such as mathematics and physics. Professional studies in Information Technology will fortify your engineering skills in addition to languages and communication skills and business courses that will top-up your competence. You will be linked to working-life throughout your studies via industry-related projects, work placement periods and a Final Year Project. This gives you a chance to create useful networks and plan your future career whilst studying. How studies are implemented? Studies are organised in multiple ways such as lectures, group work, projects, tutorials and self-study. Studies also require full-time attendance in most of the courses. You can also choose courses from on-line offerings. Metropolia gives you a possibility to take individual learning paths to ensure the smooth progress of your studies. You will study four 15 ECTS courses in the first year and the courses require full-time attendance. Major options You will choose your major option during your first study year. You may choose major option out of the four options offered in Information Technology. Starting studies in major option requires that you have followed the curriculum as planned and have completed 60 ECTS. Major option will give you an in-depth insight into the subject areas that are relevant and up-to-date in each major option. You can also extend your knowledge in any other major options by taking it as a minor option in your engineering studies. Major Options and course offerings in Major Options are subject to change. What lies ahead after graduation? You can have many different career and further study paths after your graduation. Your future job may range from systems, software and hardware design to consulting, product support and management positions. Many of our graduates also pursue for further studies in various Master-level studies in prestigious universities both in Finland and abroad. Scholarships Per each degree programme it is agreed that 50% of the applicants coming outside EU / EEA countries, having the most successful results in the entrance examination, will receive a full exemption from the tuition fee in the first academic year. During the 2.-4. academic years, a scholarship covering 75% of the yearly tuition fee will be granted provided that the student has accrued: a minimum of 55 credits (ECTS) during the previous academic year (ending on 31st July​) in a Bachelor degree programme a minimum of 20 credits (ECTS) during the previous semester (autumn semester ending 31.12. and spring semester ending 31.7.) in a Master degree programme In years 2-4, the remaining 25% of a student’s tuition fee may be waived if the school determines that it is justified based on social, health, or other reasons. [-]

Bachelor of Engineering in Electronics

Metropolia University of Applied Sciences
Campus Full time August 2017 Finland Helsinki

Studying electronics in a truly multicultural environment in Metropolia gives you a perfect start towards an international career in a challenging and fast developing field of technology. The degree gives you a solid basis to work as an engineer anywhere in the world in various positions. [+]

Aims Studying electronics in a truly multicultural environment in Metropolia gives you a perfect start towards an international career in a challenging and fast developing field of technology. The degree gives you a solid basis to work as an engineer anywhere in the world in various positions. Subjects Your studies in the Degree Programme in Electronics include extensive core requirement studies in natural sciences and a diverse range of electronics professional studies. You can specialise in the following areas of electronics, among others: embedded systems, sensors, wireless telecommunications, and electronics and EMC. Professional qualifications are supplemented with project management, language and communication and IT studies. You will become familiar with intercultural aspects due to the multi-cultural study environment and student community. Career Prospects By studying electronics in Metropolia you can become an expert for example in designing and implementing wireless sensor systems for environmental control and energy efficient housing. As electronics engineer you will work for example as an electronics designer in a research laboratory with other specialists. You and your team design electronic circuits for different applications. You could also work in the factories manufacturing and testing devices. As an engineer you can be a manager running a team of specialists responsible for the manufacture. In this role the environmental issues are also strongly emphasized. As electronics engineer you can also work in the actual use, sales and marketing of the devices, since many of the devices are so complex that the deep knowledge of the engineer is needed in these activities. Studying electronics in Metropolia University of Applied Sciences gives you the keys to succeed in any of these interesting fields. Scholarships Per each degree programme it is agreed that 50% of the applicants coming outside EU / EEA countries, having the most successful results in the entrance examination, will receive a full exemption from the tuition fee in the first academic year. During the 2.-4. academic years, a scholarship covering 75% of the yearly tuition fee will be granted provided that the student has accrued: a minimum of 55 credits (ECTS) during the previous academic year (ending on 31st July​) in a Bachelor degree programme a minimum of 20 credits (ECTS) during the previous semester (autumn semester ending 31.12. and spring semester ending 31.7.) in a Master degree programme In years 2-4, the remaining 25% of a student’s tuition fee may be waived if the school determines that it is justified based on social, health, or other reasons. [-]