Prospective Degree Students

Department of Technology and Communication

Engineering education at Vaasa University of Applied Sciences is deeply rooted in history, as technical experts have been trained in Vaasa already since 1849. Today, we focus on expertise in design, manufacture, maintenance, and international project works related to intelligent machinery, equipment, and systems needed for energy-efficient and sustainable production, distribution, and implementation.

VAMK's engineering education provides students with an international readiness and professional skills, which ensure future prosperity with advanced technological means and sustainable development in mind. Energy technology and efficiency are an integral part of all the degree programmes in technology.

Degree programmes meet international standards, and technologies are developed for the demanding needs of industry, business and everyday life. Thanks to the close cooperation with the working life, the education is up to date in the latest trends and needs of the commercial and industrial life in the field of technology.

Our technology teaching and research facilities are located at the Palosaari Seaside Campus, the concentration of higher education institutions in Vaasa. In the unique teaching and research laboratory, Technobothnia, the students can become acquainted with the latest innovations of their field and take part in projects executed in cooperation with businesses.

Technobothnia is shared by VAMK University of Applied Sciences, Novia University of Applied Sciences and the University of Vaasa, and it meets all the requirements of a modern research environment. The laboratories are designed to meet the needs of teaching, as well as working life, and they strengthen the region's position as a significant centre of technology expertise.


Vaasan ammattikorkeakoulu VAMK, University of Applied Sciences
School of Technology
Wolffintie 30
65200 Vaasa, Finland
Phone +358 20 766 3300
Fax +358 6 326 3002