Kajaani University of Applied Sciences (KAMK)
International Business (BBA)
**Academic Requirement at Undergraduate level for students with British Qualifications stay the same regardless of the Student's country of residence.
After KAMK has confirmed that you are eligible to apply, you will be sent instructions for the motivation letter and motivation video. Do not make the motivation letter and video before receiving the instructions since they include the questions you will need to answer. You might need to give a skype interview if neccessary.
About The Program
About The University
Minimum overall IELTS score: 5.5
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*A scholarship of 3000 € is possible
from the second year onward, given that the student meets the minimum requirement of 55 credits per academic year.
Students need to apply separately for the scholarship.
The objective of the bachelor’s degree in International Business is to provide both Finnish and international students with a high quality business education and international business experience. The program aims at providing the students with the vital skills needed to work in expert positions in small and medium-sized companies involved in international business.
The program is designed to encourage the development of entrepreneurial skills within the fields of International Business.
The degree program covers the following six main competencies:
International Business Awareness
International Operations Management
International Marketing Management
International Strategic Management
An essential part of the degree program is also a 5-month practical training periodwhich gives you the opportunity to apply acquired theory in practice. The practical training can be accomplished in Finland or abroad. Towards the end of your studies, you will also complete a thesis in the form of a project work, research work or applied research. The purpose of the thesis is to demonstrate your ability to apply the knowledge and skills acquired during your studies. With personal study planning, it is also possible to complete the degree in a shorter time than the official 3.5 years.
Graduates of the International Business will be able to choose from a variety of employment positions from being self-employed to working in management, planning and development positions within projects, sales and marketing in both private and public sector. It is also possible to continue studies towards a master’s degree at a university.
After you have submitted your application and KAMK has confirmed that you are eligible to apply, you will be sent instructions for the motivation letter and motivation video. Do not make the motivation letter and video before receiving the instructions since they include the questions you will need to answer.
**On a case-by-case basis, you might be invited for a Skype interview
Kajaani University of Applied Sciences (KAMK) is a gaming and tourism-oriented university established in 1992 in Kajaani. For many years, KAMK has been at the forefront of game and simulator education and application development in Finland and Europe. The latest virtual realityhardware and software are all available on the KAMK campus.
The school prides itself on its internationality, which it utilizes in developing the region. KAMK is considered the most proactive university of applied sciences in Finland. It has friendship universities and other partner institutions in more than 40 countries worldwide.
KAMK has passed the Quality Audit by the Finnish Education Evaluation Centre, FINEEC. In 2011, it was the best university of applied sciences according to the yearly survey by Talouselämä magazine, and based on student feedback they have been in TOP3 several years in a row in the quality of the teaching and student counseling. Moreover, the Ministry of Education and Culture closely oversees the quality of teaching in all higher education institutions in Finland, including Kajaani University of Applied Sciences.