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Application for degree programmes in English begins on Monday

Vaasan ammattikorkeakoulu, University of Applied Sciences (VAMK) offers three degree programmes in English during the application period of 14th January - 15th February 2008:

- Information Technology, Bachelor of Engineering, 240 ects
Specialised know-how in embedded systems, software engineering and telecommunication engineering. Project learning in robotics and robosoccer.

- International Business, Bachelor of Business Administration, 210 ects
Specialisation in International Marketing and Foreign Trade or Asian Business. Both including a three-month stay abroad.

- Tourism, Bachelor of Hospitality Management, 210 ects
Extensive knowledge from the field with possibility to study Asian hospitality in Thailand.

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Those who have completed or are completing Finnish Matriculations examination, IB-, RP-examinations, vocational qualification of three years or non-Finnish qualification.

50 % of the applicants will be admitted on the basis of the combined points for previous school performance and the entrance examination (applicants with Finnish Matriculation Examination and IB-examination). Points in this admission group are 30 points from the school performance and 70 points from the entrance examination = 100 points.

50 % of the applicants will be admitted on the basis of the entrance examination (applicants with non-Finnish certificates and Finnish applicants with vocational education). Points in this admission group are max.100 points from the entrance examination.

Studies begin in autumn, 2008.

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