About Häme University of Applied Sciences, HAMK

Häme University of Applied Sciences (HAMK) is an international, active and modern multidisciplinary higher education institution with 7 architecturally different campuses in Southern Finland.Our long history dating back to 1840 has enabled us to mold into competitive and modern university with internationally recognized teaching quality. We offer 8 Bachelor´s Degree Programmes delivered in English, with focus on boosting the comprehensive competences for employability, innovation and entrepreneurship. You can shape your degree programme to fit your future aspirations with cross-disciplinary learning across subjects. Currently we have about 600 international students from over 70 different countries. We offer a global learning environment where students encounter intercultural perspectives and gain international contacts which are valued by employers worldwide. We welcome students from all over the world! For more details, please go to  

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Computer Applications, Bachelor of Business Administration

Are you interested in working with computers and mobile phones and creating new applications? Study Computer Applications and gain professional level programming skills in modern programming environments, programming languages and development processes. The studies in Computer Applications cover a wide range of topics in programming. You will learn programming languages and techniques most commonly used today. Studies include also e.g. user interface design, operating systems, web development, databases, cloud operations, software robotics, business and innovation, probability and statistics. After this, you will select studies according to your own interests and focus e.g. on augmented reality, artificial intelligence or big data.


Construction Engineering, Bachelor of Engineering

Become a professional in construction, who shares our passion with structural engineering! At HAMK, your studies in construction engineering focus on structural engineering and steel construction. Steel constructions studies include mechanics, mathematics, technical drawings and CAD. Understanding of the structures, and 3-D visualization skills will develop during your studies. During your studies, it is possible to achieve an A-class structural engineer qualification. Construction engineers must have a view of the entire construction process in addition to their speciality. During your studies, you will learn also knowledge management, problem-solving abilities, financial thinking, management skills, cooperation skills, IT skills and language skills.


Electrical and Automation Engineering, Bachelor of Engineering

As an electrical and automation engineering engineer, you will have the automation and electrical design skills needed in working life. You take full advantage of new technologies such as simulation, virtualization, robotics and IoT technology, as well as machine learning in various practical applications. Your career path consists of - Measurement and control technology - Planning and design processes - Electrical power engineering and electrical safety - Automation technology for industry, transport and buildings. In addition, you can study for example - Maintenance technology - Energy technology - Industrial management


Information and Communication Technology, Bioeconomy, Bachelor of Engineering

Are you passionate about engineering and sustainable solutions? Become an engineer with the skills and knowledge that put your sustainable development goals into action. Studies will equip you with information technology competences to develop tailored data, technology-based solutions for the use of bioeconomy production and processing. The programme will familiarize you with knowledge of computer programming and software development, web-solutions, IoT, M2M, virtual and added reality, internet of services, industrial internet solutions, modeling and model simulations, 3-D printing, data-analytics and data networks. Your knowledge of data and technology will be used in new and innovative ways to create changes in an industrial praxis and the socio-economic framework of bioeconomy.


International Business, Bachelor of Business Administration


Mechanical Engineering and Production Technology, Bachelor of Engineering

Mechanical engineering is a constantly developing, versatile and modern science. In addition to traditional mechanics and machine building, we focus also on robotics, computer-aided product design and testing and 3D scanning. You can focus your studies on production systems, design of mechanical systems or simulation and modelling. In addition to general engineering skills, you will develop deeper knowledge in the design processes and methods of machines, equipment, products and structures as well as in production technology, production Our graduates are valued experts in the field of planning and modern manufacturing methods. technology. They have a wide range of career choices around the world and good connections. After basic engineering studies, you can study subjects like design of industrial appliances, structural analysis or manufacturing automation in the workshop. You can also study advanced mathematics if you want to continue your studies at the Master-level in the future or gain knowledge of industrial management.


Smart and Sustainable Design, Bachelor of Culture and Arts

Are you interested in sustainable and smart design in fashion, footwear or glass and ceramics? Do you want to learn how to design ecologically and ethically produced products and services? Are you fascinated by Nordic design? In our design programme you can choose your major subject in fashion, footwear or glass and ceramics design. After studies you will master all the steps from product design to manufacturing. There is also a need for service and user experience design, where social media competence, marketing expertise and visualisation expertise are combined with designer competence. It is important that you as designer understand the importance of sustainable values and the challenges of circular economy.


Smart Organic Farming, Bachelor of Natural Resources

Food and biomass production needs professionals who manage operations with knowledge acquired from digitalised data in order to run a sustainable and cost-effective agribusiness. Your studies will include subjects like: - Agricultural expertise in global context - Sustainable crop and animal production - Organic production and food systems - Sustainable farm technology choices - Analysing agricultural data - Rural development and systems - Diversity in an agricultural environment


Sustainable Technologies Master Program, Master of Engineering

The degree programme is meant for individuals working with industrial research and development (R&D) activities or someone who is willing to work and develop in research-oriented work. Studies will strengthen your ability to carry out sustainable development in R&D projects by providing expertise in research and development work and a deep understanding of applied research in a chosen specialisation area. You will increase your potential and ability to take leadership in research projects and other development work. The specialization areas that we offer are: - Sustainable materials science and engineering - Robotics and 3D technologies - Energy efficiency - Steel structures and metal. The specialization studies and the thesis will be carried out at the research groups at HAMK Tech research unit and supervised by the research group leaders. The learning methods include contact sessions, group works, individual projects and flipped class room.