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.
If you would like to learn more about how you can enrol in a Bachelor in Finland, scroll down and click to read more. You can request information to be sent directly to you from the university or college of your choice in just minutes by filling out a short web-form.
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. [+]
The graduates of the Game Design degree will master game production with an emphasis on planning and developing games and acquiring a clear understanding of the game industry. The degree gives competence through research and development assignments to become an expert in specific areas of game design and other fields which use 3D modeling and animation such as advertising and TV production. [+]
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 technologies? In Information technology (IT) programme you will focus on networking. How the networks function and are managed. You will learn to build data secure, Internet connected wired or wireless local area networks. You can maintain and upgrade server systems. [+]
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 [+]
Technology and engineering are fields which lead the way in innovation and development. There is a never-ending need in these fields for new experts with the desire to create and innovate and change the world while at it! Development and success in the working life require an ability to adopt new information effectively and constantly seek professional growth. This can only be achieved with a strong foundation of basic theory and skills. [+]
The Degree Programme in International Business educates specialists and experts for small- and medium sized enterprises working on the global market. [+]
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 degree programme in Information Technology provides students with professional and personal competences in software engineering and communication technology. [+]
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.... [-]
Maritime industry offers one of the most exciting and diverse career paths for anyone who aspires to become a member of a seafaring crew through completing the required certificates of proficiency. [+]
Studies in logistics engineering include external and outbound logistics including transportation technology and distribution management. You will gain during the studies understanding of logistics management. [+]
Studies in Industrial Management Engineering include designing, planning and optimization of products. You will gain during the studies understanding of business management. [+]
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. [+]