JAMK University of Applied Sciences (JAMK), is an internationally oriented higher education institution offering expertise in eight fields of study. The Schools of JAMK include Health and Social Studies, Business, Technology and Teacher Education. Education of JAMK focuses on first and second cycle degree education together with open-university studies, continued education and training.
At JAMK, international cooperation is highly valued and internationalisation is actively supported in all of the institution’s operations. International cooperation includes cross-border education and RDI-work between higher education institutions and business life, a wide range of joint research projects, networks, joint degree programmes, foreign students and staff, active student and staff mobility and an international operational environment. The European Commission has awarded JAMK for various quality recognitions, which include the Erasmus Golden Award for Excellence 2013 (excellent quality in implementing Erasmus staff mobility).
The School of Health and Social Studies of JAMK offers seven Bachelor’s Degree Programmes and five Master’s Degree Programmes. The Degree Programme in Music is offered for Bachelor and as Master levels with focus on pop/jazz and classical music.