SeAMK - Seinäjoki University of Applied Sciences

SeAMK - Seinäjoki University of Applied Sciences

Seinäjoki University of Applied Sciences 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.

Top reasons to study here

  • The mission of SeAMK is to increase know-how, competitiveness and welfare.
  • International, entrepreneurial SeAMK – Best for our students.
  • Entrepreneurial mindset

Bachelor's programmes

Business & Management (1)
Computer Science & IT (1)
Engineering & Technology (1)
Medicine & Health (1)
Social Sciences (1)



SeAMK was founded in 1992 through a merger of various institutes, each of which had a history of up to more than 100 years.


Seinäjoki University of Applied Sciences has 19 Bachelor and 8 Master degree programmes. Three degree programmes are totally taught in English (International Business, Nursing and a Master's Degree in International Business Management). Also double degree programmes are available in the fields of technology and business.


Seinäjoki University of Applied Sciences (SeAMK) conducts research, development and innovation (RDI) with a distinctly practical emphasis, serving teaching and supporting industrial small and medium enterprises (SME) and service production, especially within South Ostrobothnia region. 

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Housing services

  • Each year the Seinäjoki University of Applied Sciences (SeAMK) hosts about 200 international degree students and approximately 300 exchange students.
  • 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.
  • More detailed information and orientation materials will be shared with all new international students once they arrive in SeAMK.

Library services

Library and Information Services Degree Programme has been taught in Seinäjoki University over twenty years. Programme does close co-operation with other units such as business and culture studies. Annual intake is 20 students providing excellent opportunity for individual support. The students and lecturers of LIS studies form an active, inquisitive and flexible group in Seinäjoki UAS.

Medical services

Upper secondary schools and the units of the vocational education centre Sedu and Seamk fall under the area of student health care.This is form of health care. If needed, the student is guided to further testing or treatment and rehabilitation. In student health care, illnesses and troubles obstructing the ability to study are treated, and first aid for sudden illness and accidents is given.

Student Reviews

Anonymous rated 1 out of 5 stars

I am currently registered in SeAMK university of Finland in BBA, international Business for session starting on sept 2021. And in future, i hope to have good experience with this university.

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Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

I think the teaching has been of good quality and interaction with teachers works well. The location is good, close to the city center and the train station. Negative aspects are lack of language learning, beginner courses are offered but advanced courses are not available. The campus environment is beautiful and close to nature.

My home SeAMK
Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

I had arrived here more than 2 years. SeAMK have given me a lot of new experience during my life when I've live here until now. The friendly environment of education, practising teamwork togheter and feel be free to talk about my viewpoint.

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