Kajaani University of Applied Sciences (KAMK) is a proactive, genuinely international university in central Finland with a very strong reputation regionally and nationally. We are a vibrant international learning and development community, consisting of approximately 3000 students and 230 experts, operating in our own compact campus area nestled within Kajaani’s stunning natural surroundings. We offer 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 & Hospitality Management at KAMK.
The Ministry of Education and Culture closely oversees the quality of higher education in Finland. KAMK has achieved great success in Finland in Ministry's outcome barometers. In particular, the quality of teaching and counselling has been considered the best in Finland for several years. We were awarded the best university of applied sciences in Finland in 2018 and based on the student feedback our student satisfaction is the highest in Finland (2019).
Our lecturers approach each student as an individual, helping them to identify and develop their personal areas of expertise. The studies focus on practically integrating education with real working life, and training new professionals in response to current labour market needs.
Our campus facilities incorporate modern technologies like data centres, game design, 3D printing, and robotics labs. We also have a cutting-edge smart gym, which uses gaming technologies within a digital environment to deliver fun and effective physical training. All our facilities are located within a single campus area near the city centre, within easy walking distance of each other. Student accommodation is available in neat, modern apartments on campus and students can enjoy the outstanding natural surroundings for a wide range of leisure and sports activities.