Welcome to HAMK
We are a team of approximately 9,000 people shaping the future of bioeconomy, health, education, business, design, and technology. Our presence spans across seven campuses, online, and internationally. We provide exceptional tools and environments to our students, staff, and partners to work and collaborate together to accomplish useful actions.
HAMK is located in southern Finland. Our long history dating back to 1840 has enabled us to become a competitive, modern university with internationally recognised teaching quality.
An International University
We welcome students from all around the world. We have over 850 international students from over 70 countries to enrich HAMK's international environment. We offer a global environment where students encounter different cultural perspectives and gain international contacts which are valued by employers worldwide.
Studies with HAMK
We are thrilled to offer you 14 degree programmes in the fields of engineering, business, IT, design, agriculture, and forestry. With a wide range of specializations available, you have the power to shape your future and make the most out of your unique strengths and aspirations.
At HAMK, we believe in a dynamic approach to education. Our studies seamlessly blend theory, practice, and real-world connections, ensuring that you not only gain knowledge but also develop practical skills and a profound understanding of your industry's working life. By the time you graduate, you'll be equipped not just with a degree, but with the skills, insights, and valuable contacts that will propel you towards a successful career.
During your studies, you'll have the opportunity to complete projects for real companies, allowing you to put your skills into action just like you would in a professional setting. These hands-on, practical-oriented studies, which universities of applied sciences are renowned for, benefit both you and the industries you'll be a part of.
We are proud to have 4 research units that work closely with our international students on a variety of captivating projects and assignments. This collaboration opens doors to endless possibilities and enriches your learning experience.
So, get ready to embark on an exhilarating journey at HAMK! We are dedicated to empowering you every step of the way!
The HAMK Quality System
The quality systems of Finnish higher education institutions are audited systematically by the Finnish Education Evaluation Centre. Based on the audit team’s evaluation HAMK was the first ever higher education institution in Finland to receive the level “excellent” for the evaluation area education.
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