Bachelor's Degree Programmes taught in Finnish


Business Economics 210 cr, 3.5 years

You will study business in an international, operative environment. You will be provided with a solid base in marketing, financial administration and law. In your studies your will have various commissioned projects and you will be able to create business contacts and networks. You will complement your studies for example by studying entrepreneurship and managerial skills. Part of the studies are virtual.


Business Information Technology 210 cr, 3.5 years

You will be provided with competences to utilise information and communications technology in software production, business operation development, data system integration and development projects. In the studies of game programming you will learn to implement game logic and characters into a game development environment. The studies can be taken virtually.



Information and Communications Engineering 240 cr, 4 years

You will study software production or information technology services and will apply them in different operative environments. In software production studies you will learn to plan, implement and productise software and manage software product life cycles. Information technology services will deepen your knowledge of server environments, application services, comprehensive system management, networks and information system security. (Last intake 2015)

Energy and Environmental Engineering 240 cr, 4 years

You will learn to develop industry productions to be environmentally friendly, plan renewable energy solutions and to measure and analyse the state of the environment. You will study water economy, mathematic and natural scientific subjects, business, entrepreneurship and project management. You will gain skills to solve various problems with the means of sustainable development and technology.


Mechanical Engineering 240 cr, 4 years

You will study machines and production line planning, production and maintenance. In mechanical design your studies will concentrate on designing and developing machines and machine systems for the mechanical and metal industry. You will study production operations, development and techniques as well as production system automatisation and organising resources.


Civil Engineering 240 cr, 4 years

Your will learn to plan, implement and maintain high quality buildings. You can deepen your studies in structural design or building production. Our focus area is wood construction. The studies are based on Euronorms, which will also enable you to operate internationally. You will be able to take part in genuine building projects and use modern research equipment in our construction laboratory.


Building Services Engineering 240 cr, 4 years

You will learn to plan, implement and maintain the technical entities of a building such as electricity and HVAC planning and related building automation solutions. You will study e.g. mathematic-scientific theories, planning and implementation skills, product development and the idea of maintenance concept during the life cycle of building services engineering.



Forestry 240 cr, 4 years

You will gain competences in wood procurement, renewable energy, forest bioeconomy business operations and entrepreneurship. Forestry and ecology, utilising forest resource planning and forest management, forest and environmental legislation, languages and communication will ensure your professionalism.



Physiotherapy 210 cr, 3.5 years

You will study health promotion, mobility and functional ability as part of clients’ rehabilitation. The studies include practical training, during which you will learn physiotherapy in versatile operative settings. Part of the practical training can be conducted in our learning and service environment Voimala.


Nursing 210 cr, 3.5 years

You will learn to implement care, quality and patient safety and perform various nursing procedures and multi-professional teamwork in a simulation learning environment and practise in social and health care units.


Public Health Nursing 240 cr, 4 years

You will develop to become an expert in the field of nursing and health promotion and learn to support individuals and communities in their own health and well-being. You will understand the prevention of health risks and illnesses, take care of the ill and develop a healthy environment.



Social Services 210 cr, 3.5 years

You will gain skills to encounter and guide people in different life situations. The studies include contents which you will explore from a social pedagogical viewpoint with a hands-on approach. You will also have the possibility to obtain the qualification of a kindergarten teacher.



Communication 240 cr, 4 years

You will become an expert in media communication for companies and communities. You will deepen your studies in audio-visual media (production, scriptwriting, sound design, video production) or online media (concept and media planning, mobile technology).


Music pedagogy 240 cr., 4 years

The studies in music focus on various areas of rhythm music, folk music and pop/jazz. You will develop your skills with your instrument in musical interaction and pedagogical competences. (Last intake 2015)


Tourism, 210 cr, 3,5 years

You will learn to productise and market nature, culture, and event tourism services. You will gain competences in creating memorable and profitable entities which are marketed in versatile ways. Essential subjects are also service, communication and cooperative skills as well as the principles of a profitable and responsible business.