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. JAMK has several campuses in the city of Jyväskylä and a campus in Saarijärvi. City of Jyväskylä is located in Central Finland.
Degree Programme conducted in English: Nursing, Bachelor's Degree
Other Degree Programmes:
These programmes are mainly conducted in Finnish, but have various courses in English.
Bachelor’s Degrees: Midwifery, Nursing, Occupational TherapyPhysiotherapyRehabilitation Counselling and Social Services
Master’s Degrees: Advanced Nursing Practice, Health Care and Social Services, Development and Management, Health Promotion and Social Services
All bachelor’s degrees completed in universities of applied sciences include a practical training period. Most of the bachelor’s theses and a lot of projects are also implemented for companies and organisations. The practical work included in the studies is a resource that companies and organisations can tap into to develop their operations or to have undone work done.
Student Projects: The possibilities to utilise project studies include analyses to enhance your business operations, various IT solutions, organisation of events etc. A project typically arises from a problem that a company or organisation has. The students and their tutors will find a solution to the problem in cooperation with the representatives of the company/organisation concerned. You can plan the forms and contents of the cooperation with the lecturer who is the responsible for project studies. JAMK’s educational expertise is based on advanced pedagogical thinking and innovative approaches to teaching and learning, all of which are continuously developed by engaging in versatile international networks and intensive cooperation with the world of work. Solutions and services are provided in the areas of pedagogical training, management and leadership, electronic and mobile learning environments, health care, business competence and assessment in education.
Reseach and Development: The research and development activities of JAMK focus on
• applied research, utilising scientific results to develop new practical applications, methods or problem-solving tools
• development work which utilises data to generate new substances, products, production processes or systems, or to improve existing ones
• basic research, chiefly referring to scientific research undertaken by the staff.
Innovation and Entrepreunership: JAMK University of Applied Sciences aims as a strategical goal to be the Finland’s most entrepereneurship oriented university of applied sciences. The JAMK Generator generates collective action for the University of Applied Sciences including students, staff and working life.