We have four faculties:
The research groups of SAMK are driven by the strategies of the region. The main interest of the research groups is the tangible cooperation with the companies. We focus on applied research and product and service development. We aim to rapid utilizations of the research results.The Research Groups
Students are provided with the best possible skills for employment by education customized to the needs of the area, comprehensive co-operation with the employment market and an entrepreneurial attitude.
Tutoring refers to all measures designed to support a student’s independent learning and smooth progress of studies. Student tutors have been chosen to help you from the very first days of your studies. They will make you acquainted with your own campus and its facilities and also with the city, if needed. A student tutor is a student from the second or third year who has made an agreement with SAMK to support and help the students during their first semester of studies.
There are several student houses available for the students of the Satakunta University of Applied Sciences in Pori. All rooms are furnished with bed, table and chair. Any additional commodities like bed linen, towels and kitchenware have to be brought or bought by the student himself. The accommodation application procedure and more information about the accommodation itself will be sent to selected students along with the letter of acceptance.
Library is a meeting place where learning, research and expertise are supported. The library provides professional literature, journals and online resources. Library staff helps you in finding information and using printed and online materials.
Health care services for students include health counselling, medical or hospital treatment and dental care. The student will be charged with the same compensation as other customers of the health care centre.
SAMMAKKO (Frog in English) is the student union for all students enrolled in SAMK. The union looks after the interests of the students, offers various services and organises memorable student events. You can order your student card in advance, there is a long waiting time. As a member you get student discounts.
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