The Online University of Finland partners with renowned Finnish universities of applied sciences. All of them are authorized by the Finnish government and follow the development plan for education and research outlined by the Finnish Ministry of Education and Culture.


Häme University of Applied Sciences

Häme University of Applied Sciences (HAMK) is a multidisciplinary higher education institution situated centrally in the most populated area of southern Finland. The institution has strong links to business and industry. Therefore, they can offer Finnish and foreign students authentic learning environments and assignments for the benefit of both the students and enterprises.

HAMK carries out customer-oriented applied research and development projects. Their four research units – Bioeconomy, Smart Services, Professional Excellence and Sheet Metal Centre – support business and industry within the region.

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Jyväskylä University of Applied Sciences

JAMK University of Applied Sciences is an international higher education institution with expertise in eight different fields of study: ICT, Culture, Business Administration, Natural Resources and the Environment, Tourism and Hospitality, Social Services and Health Care, Teacher Education as well as Technology and Transport. The institution has more than 8500 students from over 70 countries.

JAMK helps develop individuals in organisations or an entire education system. Furthermore, JAMK is an excellent partner in academic staff and student mobility and has several campuses in the city of Jyväskylä and a campus in Saarijärvi. The City of Jyväskylä is located in Central Finland.

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Lahti University of Applied Sciences

LAMK is an international multidisciplinary higher education institution located in the city of Lahti, around 100 kilometers away from the capital city of Helsinki. Their fields of study include culture, business, social and health care, technology, and tourism. LAMK currently has around 5,000 students studying towards a Bachelor’s or a Master’s Degree.

Quality work has been of importance at LAMK from the very beginning. Nowadays it forms a vital part of all our operations – careful quality assurance supports the development.

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Tampere University of Applied Sciences

Tampere University of Applied Sciences is a higher education institution oriented towards working life and RDI co-operation. TAMK’s strengths are multidisciplinary education, creativity, and a strong international dimension.

Tampere University of Applied Sciences is one of the largest universities of applied sciences (UAS) in Finland. Its educational provision focuses particularly on wellbeing and health, business, and industrial production, with special emphasis on promoting learning and creativity.

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Turku University of Applied Sciences

Turku University of Applied Sciences is an inspiring community of 10,000 members – an innovative and multidisciplinary higher education institution, which creates international competitiveness and well-being for Southwest Finland. Their graduates are practice-oriented professionals with top competencies.

Studies at TUAS are working life-oriented, combining theoretical studies with professional skills. At the core of their teaching is Innovation Pedagogy, a new approach to learning developed at TUAS.

In the field of applied research in the areas Business, ICT and Chemical Engineering, Arts Academy, Technology, Environment and Buisness as well as Health and Well-being, Turku University of Applied Sciences represents the top tier in the country.

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