Applying to any programme is done through the Finnish national portal Studyinfo. This page - together with the programme specific pages - contains all the information you need to apply successfully and join the TAMK community.

How to apply

The application to all programmes is done through the national database Studyinfo. In addition to the official application, programmes can have some or all of the following:

  • Pre-task essay or assignment
  • Work experience or CV forms
  • Online interviews
  • On-site examinations in Finland and/or abroad

All programmes require you to submit some relevant documentation (photo ID, educational history, work experience etc.) and information on this is available on the application form.

The admissions criteria to all programmes are a combination of national guidelines (or legislation) and criteria set by the degree programme in question. All detailed information can be found on the programme-specific websites below:

Bachelor's degree programmes:

Master's degree programmes:

More information

Transfer students

Applying for transfer is possible, if you have a valid study right in a degree programme in another Finnish higher education institution (transfer to TAMK) or you are changing your degree programme  (transfer within TAMK).

Use transfer application if
-    you want to change your degree programme to the same or similar study field to TAMK and/or
-    you want to change your degree programme to the same or similar study field within TAMK

Students must have completed a minimum of 45 credits during the first study year in their current higher education institution. Additional requirements can be found in the degree programme criteria.

To the degrees in English it's only possible to apply for transfer from the beginning of the autumn semester.

Transfer Application, Spring 2017

The application period is 2 - 16 May 2017. The application period ends 16 May at 15.00. Studies begin at the beginning of the autumn term.
Student admission results are published 30 June at the latest.
Study place has to be accepted by 31 July at 15.00.

The application to all programmes is done through the national database Studyinfo.
The admissions criteria to all programmes and detailed information can be found on the programme-specific websites below:

Statistics for 2015 - 2016 applications

Statistics for 2016 applications

  Intake Primary Applicants Lowest points, Group A Lowest points, Group B
Energy and Environmental
Engineering
30 166 36,00 (max 100) 31,00 (max 40)
International Business 60 268 28,80 (only one selection group,
max 40)
 
Media and Arts 48 273 63,00 (only one selection group,
max 100)
 

Statistics for 2015 applications

  Intake Primary Applicants Lowest points, Group A Lowest points, Group B
Energy and Environmental
Engineering
30 105 29,50 (max 100) 23,00 (max 40)
International Business 60 285 30,80 (only one selection group,
max 40)
 
Media and Arts 48 264 66,50 (only one selection group,
max 100)
 

The admission criteria have changed. Statistics from earlier years are no longer comparable.

Contact us

TAMK's Admissions Office assists applicants with questions about the application system and processes.

Open Mon-Fri between 10.00 - 13.00 (Finnish time)

Exceptional opening hours:

  • on 15 May closed
  • on 20 June closed

TAMK Admissions Office

Kuntokatu 33520
TAMPERE, FINLAND
admissions(a)tamk.fi

tel. +358 3 245 2395