Bachelor’s Degree in International Business and eSports Business  
Part of the entrance exam is based on the pre-reading material, which will be available on KAMK website in January. The entrance exam usually includes an essay, multiple-choice questions, and a section measuring mathematical/logical thinking. The written part of the entrance exam is followed by a group discussion based onselected topics. The KAMK Business programmes accept entrance exams completed in the same entrance exam group in a different University of Applied Sciences.

Bachelor’s Degree in Sports and Leisure Management
The entrance examination includes an evaluation of the applicant’s motor skills, an interview, a written test and an evaluation of his/her instruction skills during a coaching session. Please note that for this programme entrance examination results from other UAS will not be accepted.

Bachelor’s Degree in Tourism
The entrance examination places emphasis on aptitude for studying the field. The exam includes motivation section, essay/article section and mathematical/logical thinking section. KAMK accepts an entrance examination taken in the same entrance exam group at another university of applied sciences.


The applicants of the first application period (application submitted in January) can choose the exam location from the following list. The applicants are asked to inform it when filling the application on

In the second application period it is not possible to take the exam abroad.


Entrance Examinations in Kajaani
International Business  and eSports Business – 11 April 2018
Sports and Leisure Management – 10 April 2018
Tourism – 5 April 2018

Entrance Examinations Abroad
KAMK also arranges entrance examinations abroad in co-operation with the FINNIPS network.

The locations for the entrance examinations in March 2018:

  • Brazil (Sao Paulo)
  • China (Wuhan)
  • Germany (Frankfurt)
  • Great Britain (London)
  • Hungary (Budapest)
  • India (Delhi)
  • Kazakhstan (Astana)
  • Kenya (Nairobi)
  • Nepal (Kathmandu)
  • Russia (St Petersburg, Moscow)
  • USA (USA)
  • Vietnam (Ho Chi Minh City)

For further details on the entrance examinations please visit the Entrance Examination section of our website Samples of previous entrance exams are not available.





The results of the student selection for degree programmes starting in autumn 2018 will be announced on 7 May at the earliest. All those who have been accepted to study at Kajaani University of Applied Sciences (KAMK), must confirm their acceptance of the study place by 10 July 2018, 3 pm Finnish time at the latest. Without this confirmation, the study place will automatically be cancelled. The original and final certificates will be checked during the first 2 weeks of the studies. The admission is conditional until the applicant’s certificates have been verified. The UAS may withdraw applicant’s admission, if he/she has given false information.


We are looking forward to meeting you at Kajaani University of Applied Sciences!