Student Exchange

Studies in English

General information related to studies and studying at VAMK can be found from STUDY pages.

International Business

In the International Business degree programme (undergraduate level) all the courses are in English. The exchange students are recommended to focus on subjects from the list espcially selected for them. In addition there are other courses available. Please note anyhow that by selecting courses from different year levels, it's possible that courses are arranged at the same time (risk for overlapping). The specialisation options are:

  • International Marketing
  • Foreign Trade
  • International Operational Environment
  • Optional Professional Module

Internship places are not being offered in this programme.

Courses in 2017-2018

  A= Autumn semester     S= Spring semester

 

Information Technology

The IT undergraduate degree programme is available completely in English. The exchange students are recommended to focus on subjects from the 2nd, 3rd or 4th year level. The Advanced Professional Studies include:

  • Software Engineering: focuses on software engineering methods, industrial databases and modern programming languages and technologies
  • Electronics and Embedded Systems: focuses on electronic circuits design, microprocessors and their programming, embedded systems and programming methods
  • Telecommunications: focuses on computer networks

We also offer some possibilities of completing a project or an internship at the Technobothnia high-tech laboratory for the technology students of our partner universities. Because there are limited places available, the students are accepted for this option always case by case.  For more details, please contact the VAMK International Coordinator for the School of Technology.

Courses in 2017-2018

 A= Autumn semester     S= Spring semester

 

Mechanical Engineering and Energy and Environmental Technology

Part of the 3rd and 4th year courses are in English and available also for exchange students. 

 

Courses for Mechanical Engineering and Energy Technology in 2017-2018

 

Health Care and Social Services

The Degree Programme in Nursing will offer an International study Module in Nursing. The scope of the module is 21 ECTS divided between a theoretical course of 6 ECTS and a combined placement, classroom training and clinical project of 15 ECTS. The different parts of the module are also available separately.

During the spring semester of 2017 the Degree Programme in Social Services together with Novia University of Applied Sciences offers a study module in English in the area of social work. Course selection: Social work 2017 Novia & VAMK

Additionally VAMK offers placements for nursing and social work students from our partner universities. The amount of placements is limited and depends on the situation in hospitals and other placement providers. Please note, that the application deadline for placements for the spring semester is Oct 15 and for the autumn semester March 15.

Please contact the VAMK International Coordinator for the School of Health Care and Social Services for further information.