Bachelor's Degree in Tourism

General

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Program Description

The Bachelor's Degree in Tourism at KAMK emphasizes sustainability and innovative business. The degree blends the theory with practice to provide our graduates with the necessary skills to manage quality tourist experiences and to develop and manage tourism businesses with an entrepreneurial attitude.

The theme throughout the degree is innovative creativity, responsible and sustainable tourism enterprise development, internationality and personal development. The degree involves intensive cooperation on a variety of work-based learning assignments conducted with actors and businesses engaged in tourism

At the start of the degree, the students will focus on gaining basic skills and knowledge after which they will apply their acquired learning. You will study to acquire comprehensive customer-oriented product development and marketing competence as well as becoming familiar with different cultures. The final stages of the studies emphasize using your acquired competence in practice and in different types of smart solutions.

Kajaani University of Applied Sciences promotes an individualized approach to education, providing its student base with a one-on-one environment where they can develop relationships with both lecturers and peers.  Our facilities' small-town environment allows us to create individualized educational paths that are custom-fitted to students’ future career desires. Students are able to choose between various specializations including hospitality management, event management,  arctic sports and tourism and digital marketing to develop their personalized academic path. 

Learning Strategies

Through the use of various tutorial approaches, lessons are designed to ensure that students can fully exercise their creative potential and that critical learning is facilitated. Interactive learning, team-based coursework, and small group sessions form an important element of the learning process. During the studies, the students will carry out different kinds of projects in close collaboration with local companies and organizations.

Last updated May 2019

About the School

Kajaani University of Applied Sciences (KAMK) offers a selection of degrees that are widely respected by the working community, including Bachelor’s and Master's Degrees delivered in English. If you’r ... Read More

Kajaani University of Applied Sciences (KAMK) offers a selection of degrees that are widely respected by the working community, including Bachelor’s and Master's Degrees delivered in English. If you’re interested in taking advantage of the famous Finnish education, you can choose to study International Business, Esports Business, Sports and Leisure Management or Tourism at KAMK. Read less