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JAMK University of Applied Sciences

4.6 out of 5 (23 ratings / 21 reviews) Jyväskylä, Finland
JAMK University of Applied Sciences is an international higher education institution with expertise in 8 different fields of study. We are your global partner whether you want to develop individuals in your organisation or an entire education system. Furthermore, JAMK is an excellent partner in academic staff and student mobility.

Master's Programmes

Computer Science & IT (2)
Hospitality, Leisure & Sports (1)

About

Research

RDI Projects

  • Project results are being created in applied research, method development and experiments as well as seminars and workshops. In addition to the Central Finland region, we cooperate in national and international networks.

Career

We work in various teaching positions with young people and adults, focus on specialist tasks, participate actively in national and international networks and work with an entrepreneurial spirit across units. In Finnish and in English! We produce publications and implement client projects.

Almost half of our staff work in specialist positions, over 100 work in research and development and the rest work in support services that secure our operations.

Work has been made smooth: we offer the latest educational technology, a wide variety of workspaces and, when feasible, the possibility to work remotely.

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Services

Housing services

JAMK does not provide student accommodation.

In Jyväskylä, student accommodation is provided by KOAS. The rents of KOAS apartments are usually lower than in the free market, because the foundation does not aim at making profit. Students can live in the accommodation provided by Koas during their entire enrolment period.KOAS has several dozens accommodation units on 27 locations, in different parts of Jyväskylä. KOAS offer student flats for over 4000 students. The majority of the apartments are small flats, studios, two-roomed flats, and cell apartments for two or three students. Some cell apartments are furnished (bed, mattress, desk, chair, a kitchen table and chairs).

Library services

The Library of JAMK is one of the largest libraries in Central Finland. Our services are open to the public, so anyone can become our customer. We are the most significant gatherer of field-specific information in the region.

ICT services

Information and communication technology offers work for skilled people. You may choose either gaming, cyber security or information networks and the study style of your liking according to your interests.

Student Life

Sports facilities

Yoga or ice hockey, volleyball or frisbee golf, zumba or gym exercise? What is your choice? There are a variety of ball games, group exercise opportunities, and sports events on offer for UAS students. Additionally, JAMKO negotiates membership benefits for its members on different sports and exercise-related courses and events.

Student Reviews

Finland, your door opener.
Anonymous rated 3 out of 5 stars

Very open learning style with a big amount of self-responsible work. Very flexible international learning opportunities with options to study in multiple countries.

Internalisation 101
Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

It was a lot of hands-on experiences and opportunities for teamwork. Jamk offered me a unique opportunity to participate in two exchange semesters in the Netherlands and Japan.

My Experience
Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

It was a wonderful experience studying nursing at JAMK but the language barrier affected my learning during practical training.

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