How to apply for Bachelor’s degree

Application for the English-taught degree programmes in Finnish higher education institutions are submitted online through the joint application system at during the application period.

January 2018 February 2018 March 2018 April 2018 May 2018 June 2018 July 2018 August 2018
Apply online at between 9 – 24 Jan Submit the enclosures to the Admissions Services by 7 Feb Entrance exams outside Finland Entrance exams in Finland  The results are published on 7 May at the earliest Confirm that you accept the study place by 10 July Studies begin at the end of August

Application steps:

1. Get familiar with the study programmes by using the search engine on

2. When the application period is open, choose up to 6 study programmes that you wish to apply by clicking “Fill in application form” or “Apply” on Remember to set the study options in order of preference, so that the option you prefer most is first on the application.

3. Submit the application and write down your application number for future reference. A confirmation that the application form has been received will be sent to your e-mail.

4. Submit the necessary documents in accordance with the higher education institution requirements. Your application will be evaluated once you submit the necessary supporting documentation within the deadline (7 Feb). Read more on supporting documentation to KAMK.

THE second application period takes place on 14 – 28 March 2018. The procedure of the second period is otherwise similar to the first period but the entrance exam can only be taken at KAMK.

Note, the application form is the same in the first and in the second application period. In joint application to Finnish higher institutions, you can apply up to 6 study programmes in the first and the second period altogether.


Direct links to the applications for the KAMK Bachelor’s Degrees in English:

More detailed instructions on how to apply in joint application can be found at Studyinfo.

How to apply for MASTER’s degree

The online application for autumn 2018 intake opens for two periods: 9-24 January 2018 and 14-28 March 2018. The eligible applicants from both application periods will be invited to the entrance exam on 17 April 2018 in Kajaani. Find more information and fill in the online application here!