Seinäjoki University of Applied Sciences (SeAMK) is a multidisciplinary institution of higher education and an efficient actor in education and research, development and innovation (RDI) in the region of South Ostrobothnia in West Finland.
The number of full-time students is about 5000, ten per cent of them are international degree and exchange students, and of academic and other staff members close to 400. SeAMK has 21 Bachelor and 13 Master degree programmes. Five degree programmes are totally taught in English (Bachelor's degree in Automation Engineering, International Business, Nursing and Agri-Food Engineering, and Master's Degree in International Business Management). Also double and joint degree programmes are available in the fields of technology and business. SeAMK has partner universities in more than 50 countries.
SeAMK is rated as the best University of Applied Sciences (UAS) 2020 in Finland by the UAS graduates.
Arriving in SeAMK
The best way to arrive in Seinäjoki is to fly to Helsinki and then take a train to Seinäjoki. The quickest train connection from Helsinki Airport to Seinäjoki takes about 2 h 30 min. A tutor student will meet the arriving students at Seinäjoki railway station according to timetables informed beforehand.
Student Housing close to the Campus
Student housing and the Seinäjoki City center are at a convenient walking distance from the SeAMK Frami Campus. Student homes are studio or shared apartments starting from 1 room + kitchen/kitchenette to larger family apartments with 2–3 rooms + kitchen. The rent includes electricity, heat, water, laundry and sauna fees. Internet connection is also included in the rent.
The Frami Campus area is also a home to a number of high-tech companies. This makes it an inspirational place to study, with opportunities for interaction between industry, business, and different fields of study.
The Student Union of Seinäjoki University of Applied Sciences (SAMO) is an association established and run by the students. The union’s diverse objectives range from monitoring the standard of instruction and networking with the Finnish Government to organizing student parties and other leisure time activities. A special social programme is available for international students organised together with the Student Union, the staff of International Mobility Services and the faculty of SeAMK.
We hope that you will also become acquainted with the region’s versatile hobby supply, ranging from sports to art and culture, and find activities for your leisure time.
Feel yourself at home in Seinäjoki and success with your studies!
|Engineering & Engineering Trades||Degree Programme in Engineering, Agri-Food Engineering||Bachelors||4 years||7.000|
|Engineering & Engineering Trades||Degree Programme in Engineering, Automation Engineering||Bachelors||4 years||7.000|
|International Business||Degree Programme in International Business||Bachelors||3,5 years||7.000|
|Obstetrics, Nursery, Physiotherapy, & Medical Radiology||Degree Programme in Nursing||Bachelors||3,5 years||7.000|
|International Business||Degree Programme in Internationl Business Management||Masters||1,5 years||8.000|
Why to choose SeAMK?
At SeAMK, you study near the city centre of Seinäjoki on the beautiful Frami Campus. We value our students and the quality of teaching is high. We invest in internationality, and our teaching emphasises entrepreneurship and working life orientation. We are one of the nation’s top in terms of employment after graduation.
According to the Graduand feedback questionnaire (AVOP 2020), Seinäjoki University of Applied Sciences (SeAMK) is the best university of applied sciences in Finland. SeAMK has the best study satisfaction, the best study support services, the best learning environments and the best feedback and assessment practices.
For international students we offer degree programmes, exchange studies, shorter intensive courses and open UAS studies. It is also possible to apply to SeAMK as a transfer student from another Finnish University of Applied Sciences.
Seinäjoki University of Applied Sciences P.O. Box 412 / Frami F, Kampusranta 11 FI-60101 Seinäjoki