Screenwriting

The aim of the degree programme is to train scriptwriters who are able to develop film scripts that are innovative and creative but also commercially viable. The programme addresses issues of language, genre, economic viability, and artistic merit within the process of film script development and film script production.

Degree: Master of Culture and Arts

60 cr (1 - 1,5 years)

Study field: Culture

Tampere, Mediapolis

10 study places

Application period 9. - 24.1.2018

Begins: August 2018

Tuition fee: 10 800 / academic year
(non-EU/EEA students only)


Study objectives

The aim of the degree programme is to train scriptwriters who are able to develop film scripts that are innovative and creative but also commercially viable. The programme addresses issues of language, genre, economic viability, and artistic merit within the process of film script development and film script production.

You will develop and write short film scripts as well as two separate feature film scripts or one feature lenght film script and one tv-series concept.

Study content

You will be supported to work alongside your studies by using an online environment and distance learning practices. A virtual learning environment is used, where supplementary material will be provided.

Read more from the curriculum.

Structure of studies

The studies can be completed within one year alongside work as blended learning. The extent of the programme is 60 credits, consisting of professional studies (30 cr) and master's thesis (30 cr).

For the professional studies, there are two modules: 1. Forms and Genres 2. Storytelling and the Moving Image. The first module gives a hands-on introduction to storytelling tradition. It covers.

ideating, conceptualizing, pitching, outlining and step-outlining story as well as developing character arch and making use of turning points, understanding screenplay structure composed of acts, sequences and scenes and using film and screenplay analysis as screenwriter's tool.

In the module Storytelling and the Moving Image, you will complete one feature length film script or a concept for tv-series and a script of at least two episodes.  Writing memorable scenes with strong characters, describing essential action and writing dialogue as action of character, making use of subtext and understanding the deep structure of theme and metaphor as well as the use of visual arena and telling details are the key elements in this module.

Tuition fees and scholarships

There are no tuition fees for those students who

  • have started their studies before 1st August 2017
  • are citizens of EU/EEA/Switzerland
  • have an EU Blue Card
  • have a continuous residence permit card in Finland, Type A permit
  • have a permanent residence permit card in Finland, Type P permit
  • have an EU residence permit for third-country citizens with long-term residence permit card in Finland (Type P-EU)
  • have an EU Family Member's Residence Card in Finland

If you are unsure about whether you'd be subject to tuition fees, check the 'Am I required to pay tuition fees?' section on the Studyinfo.fi application site.

The degree carries a tuition fee of EUR 10 800 / academic year for non-EU/EEA students. Applicants must submit relevant documentation together with their application.

In case of negative study permit decision by the Finnish Immigration Service (Migri), students will be reimbursed for fees paid before commencement of studies.

Scholarships

EARLY BIRD -scholarship: If an accepted student confirms the allocated study place within 7 days from the publication of results, their first year tuition fee is reduced by 50%.

Academic award -scholarship: Studies completed at the end of each year, together with a high enough GPA awards students with 25-50% reduction to the following year's tuition fee.

Academic excellence -scholarship: At the time of graduation, students may be eligible for significant Academic Excellence scholarships. These scholarships are governed by the TAMK's R&D Fund. They can be based on final thesis quality, excellence in project work, exceptional practical training success or other grounds set by the Fund.

NB! Fee and scholarship schedule can be found in each programme's "Application" tab at the top of the page.

Career opportunities

Links to the global film and TV industry provide opportunities to network with key people and to have feedback on your work; to learn the demands the industry makes on writers; to be at the cutting edge of changes and developments in the industry; and to develop mentoring relationships that may persist beyond the programme.

Besides writing for the film or television industry, you may build a career in other satellite professions such as producer, script editor, storyliner, and script consultant.

Postgraduate study opportunities

TAMK's master's degree certificate offers you the possibility to apply for doctoral studies in other universities according to their admission policy.

Academic analyses of the process of scriptwriting are now acknowledged as a field of academic enquiry. Other possibilities include PhDs in the field of the television and radio industry and/or cultural history.

Master's thesis

The MA Script Project involves structured and supervised development of a full-length film script text (the minimum length is 90 minutes) or creating a concept for tv-series and a script of at least two episodes. The aim of the module is learning to edit one's own text, rewriting and script-editing, making use of the feedback given and collaborative process with the mentor at each step of the script development process. There will also be a workshop to apply critical analysis and evaluation of the progressive development of the script. We are working actively towards bringing this MA Script Project up to an artistic and commercial standard that will allow it to compete in the European market.

Internationalization

During the second semester you have the opportunity to complete part of your degree abroad in one of TAMK's partner universities, of which we have over 300 in more than 50 countries. The whole degree programme is an inspiring and multicultural learning environment. Other means of guaranteeing a truly international and multicultural study experience are to immerse yourself in language studies, peer tutoring for other international students, friend-family activities and international projects and themed weeks.

Cooperation with other parties

TAMK runs this Master's programme in cooperation with partner universities in Europe. Industry links form a significant component of the programme. Besides having connections with film and TV companies, the programme has strong ties with international associations like Cilect, Geect and Nordicil. It is also actively involved in Film Festivals and events all over Europe.

Tampere University of Applied Sciences (TAMK), Tampere University of Technology (TUT) and the University of Tampere (UTA) will form a joint university community in 2019. The new university complex offers both academic and professional degrees.

Closer cooperation is already pursued by offering all degree students at TAMK, TUT and UTA the possiblity to complement their degree with cross-institutional studies from a joint selection of over 300 courses from autumn 2016 onwards.

Contact us

In matters pertaining to study content or other academic matters, please contact Principal Lecturer Mr Ari Koivumäki.

With questions about the national joint application system or the transfer application process, please contact the Admissions Office. The contact information can be found on the "Application" tab.

Curriculum

Application instructions

Updated 10.01.2018

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Application step-by-step

  • Check your eligibility for the degree programme of your choice.
  • Prepare and send the pre-task by the deadline and/or read the pre-reading material.
  • Apply via Studyinfo.fi portal during 9 - 24 January 2018 (3 pm Finnish time). 
  • Link to the electronic application form will be at the bottom of this page during the application period. 
  • Send requested attachments by post or e-mail.
  • Take part in the online interview or entrance exam.
  • Accept the offered study place.
  • Join the TAMK community!


Check your eligibility Master of Culture and Arts, Master's Degree in Screenwriting

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Eligibility | Qualification completed in Finland | Qualification completed outside of Finland | Work certificates

Eligibility

To be eligible to apply for this Master's degree programme, you must hold a suitable higher education degree from the field of Culture and Arts AND have a minimum of three years' (36 months) work experience in the field AFTER completion of the degree.

You have until 31 July 2018 to complete work experience requirement. Part-time work should be converted into full-time equivalents such that 150 hours or 20 working days lasting at least 7 hours per day correspond to one month of work. Work experience does not have to be continuous or obtained working for the same employer. The amount of work experience points awarded for parallel employment relationships may only equate to the amount awarded for full-time employment.

If you have completed a vocational college degree or higher vocational degree in Finland (in Finnish: opisto- tai ammatillisen korkea-asteen tutkinto) before completing the required Bachelor's degree, work experience completed after the lower degree will also be accepted. You are still required to have a minimum of three years' work experience from the suitable field.

Entrepreneurship will be accepted as work experience if you can provide a certificate attesting that you are or have been covered under the statutory YEL or MYEL pension scheme (YEL = statutory pension scheme for entrepreneurs; MYEL = statutory pension scheme for farmers, forest estate owners, fishers and reindeer herders and their family members). Entrepreneurship abroad will be substantiated with equivalent official documents.

Qualification completed in Finland

You have to send a photocopy of your higher education degree certificate with which you are applying. The copy must be delivered to TAMK Admissions Office by 7 February 2018 (3 pm Finnish time).

Qualification completed outside of Finland

You have to send a photocopy of your higher education degree certificate with which you are applying. 

If the original higher education degree certificate is written in other language than English, Finnish or Swedish, you also have to send a photocopy of the translation of it. The translation has to be done by authorized translator. The translation must be in English, Finnish or Swedish, and it has to include the translator's signature and stamp. 

The copies must be delivered to TAMK Admissions Office by 7 February 2018 (3 pm Finnish time).

 Work certificates

All applicants (regardless of the country of the educational background) have to send also photocopies of work certificates to TAMK Admissions Office. It is enough to send work certificates for total of 36 months. 

If your work certificate is in other language than Finnish, Swedish or English, you also have to send a photocopy of its translation made by authorized translator. The translation has to be in English, Finnish or Swedish and it has to include the translator's signature and stamp.

Work certificates must be on company headed paper; unofficial testimonials by email or hand-written documents cannot be accepted.

The copies must be delivered to TAMK Admissions Office by 7 February 2018 (3 pm Finnish time).

Required documents can be sent by post or as an e-mail attachment.

The e-mail address is: attachments(at)tamk.fi

The post address is:

TAMK Admissions Office
Kuntokatu 3
33520 TAMPERE
FINLAND

Please do not send the documents before you have filled in the application form and gotten your application number.


Read admission criteria carefully Master of Culture and Arts, Master's Degree in Screenwriting

Admission criteria gives you details of how the selections are made in this degree programme.

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Student selection | Selection between applicants with equal points

Student selection

Applicants are ranked and admitted based on the points from the entrance exam. All eligible applicants who pass the pre-task will be invited to the entrance exam.

The pre-task must be submitted by 24 January 2018 (3 pm Finnish time) to TAMK according the instructions given on the pre-task. It is possible to score maximum of 100 points from the pre-task. Minimum of 20 points are required in order for the pre-task to be accepted.

Entrance exams will be arranged between 20-23 February 2018. The exam consist of a written part and an online interview. 

Selection between applicants with equal points

If two or more applicants earn the same points, they will be ranked on the following bases:

  1. entrance exam points
  2. order of preference

If the admission points are still tied after ranking applicants based on the abovementioned criteria, the application system will automatically draw the order.


Prepare and submit pre-task Master of Culture and Arts, Master's Degree in Screenwriting

Applicants must prepare and submit a pre-task by 24 January 2018 (3 pm Finnish time). 

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Submit FIRST the official online application AND THEN the pre-task by 24 January 2018 (3 pm Finnish time). Follow the instructions given on the pre-task. Please note to submit all the required sections and attachments. The pre-task submission form is only available during the application period.

Please note the following:

  • Pre-task is evaluated with maximum 100 points given.
  • Minimum of 20 points is required for the pre-task to be accepted.
  • If your pre-task is accepted, you will be sent a link by e-mail to a virtual meeting room via Adobe Connect for the interview.
  • The given interview time slot cannot be changed.
  • You are responsible for having a working internet connection.

Submit online application All Bachelor's and Master's degrees

The electronic application form is available during the application period 9 - 24 January 2018 (3 pm Finnish time) in the Studyinfo.fi portal.

Please note that in the Studyinfo.fi portal, your e-mail address is only valid for filling out one application. You cannot fill out additional applications with the same e-mail address.

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Online application | Order of preference and scholarships

Online application

The electronic application form is available during the application period 9 - 24 January 2018 (3 pm Finnish time) in the Finnish national application portal

Note that your e-mail address is only valid for filling out one application. You cannot fill out additional applications with one e-mail address.

Please note that the order of preference is binding and it cannot be changed after the application period ends. You can be admitted only one study place. The application system will offer a study place which is highest on your order of preference, and to which you have received enough admission points in order to be admitted.

Order of preference and scholarships

You may apply to other universities or UAS's in Finland in the joint application. Please note that you must mark the order of preference on your application, and the order is binding. This means that you cannot accept a place from your third choice if you are accepted to your first or second choice.

Non-EU/EEA citizens: If you wish to qualify for the Early Bird -scholarship at TAMK, you must have TAMK as your first choice and you must accept the offered study place within 7 days from the time that student selection results are published.

 


Send required enclosures All Master's degrees

Send the required documents to TAMK Admissions Office by 7 February 2018 (3 pm Finnish time). The list of required documents is below. Required documents can be sent by post or as an e-mail attachment.

Please do not send the documents before you have filled in the application form and got your application number.

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Required enclosures | Copies of certificates | Authorised translations | Citizenship / residence status document

Required enclosures

In order to demonstrate their eligibility to apply, all applicants must send the required documents to TAMK Admissions Office by 7 February 2018 (3 pm Finnish time).

The required documents are:

  • photocopy of the higher level education certificate
  • photocopy of work certificates (totalling 3 years = 36 months experience)
  • photocopy of translation of these certificates into English, Finnish or Swedish, if the originals are not written in one of these languages
  • photocopy of citizenship / residence status document

Required documents can be sent by post or as an e-mail attachment. 

The e-mail address is: attachments(at)tamk.fi

The post address is:

TAMK Admissions Office
Kuntokatu 3
33520 TAMPERE
FINLAND

Please do not send the documents before you have filled in the application form and got your application number.

Copies of certificates

Education: Universities of Applied Sciences accept only final certificates awarded by national and regional bodies who have the right to grant educational certificates. Various other documents such as "Testimonials", "Statements of Results", "Examination Results", "Provisional Certificates" or "Result Slips" are not considered as official certificates and as such, those will not be accepted.

Work experience: Work certificate(s) must be on company headed paper and must be signed and stamped. Unofficial testimonials by e-mail or hand-written documents cannot be accepted.

Deadline to reach TAMK Admissions Office: 7 February 2018 (3 pm Finnish time)

Authorised translations

Applicants who are applying with qualifications completed outside of Finland, must send a photocopy of official English, Finnish or Swedish translation of their certificates, if the originals are not written in one of these languages. The translations must be done by authorised translator and must have authorised translator's signature and stamp. 

Deadline to reach TAMK Admissions Office7 February 2018 (3 pm Finnish time)

Citizenship / residence status document

All applicants must send a copy of one of the following documents to establish their citizenship and/or residence status. This pertains to the legislation on tuition fees for those accepted students who are not citizens of countries of the European Union (EU), the European Economic Area (EEA) or Switzerland or holders of certain residence status in Finland.

All submitted documents must be ones carrying a photograph, so they can also be used to establish identity. The copy must be fully legible and the photo must be identifiable.

Send at least one of the following:

  • Passport ID page or ID card of EU/EEA/Switzerland which states citizenship
  • Passport ID page (all other citizenships)
  • EU Blue Card
  • EU Family Member's Residence Card in Finland
  • Type A permit (continuous residence permit in Finland)
  • Type P permit (permanent residence permit in Finland)
  • Type P-EU permit (EU residence permit for third-country citizens with long-term residence in Finland)

For non-EU/EEA/Switzerland citizens: In case you hold a residence permit, send that copy instead of passport copy, as it will also exempt you from payment of tuition fees.

Deadline to reach TAMK Admissions Office: 7 February 2018 (3 pm Finnish time)


Apply for special arrangements (only if needed) All Master's degrees

If you have special needs which should be taken into account when arranging your online interview, please fill in the application form and deliver it with the other required enclosures to TAMK Admissions Offce by 7 February 2018 (3 pm Finnish time).

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If you have special needs which should be taken into account when arranging your online interview, please fill in the application form and deliver it with the other required enclosures to TAMK Admissions Office by 7 February 2018 (3 pm Finnish time).

You need to describe your special needs and the grounds for special online interview arrangements in the application. Please enclose any relevant copies (e.g. medical certificate).

Application form

If you do not deliver the application in time, TAMK has no responsibility to make any special arrangements. If the need for special arrangements arises or is discovered between the end of the application period (24 January 2018) and the scheduled online interview (20 - 23 February 2018), you must deliver the special arrangement application without delay to TAMK Admissions Office.

The special arrangement decision only applies to one application round.


Online interview Master of Culture and Arts, Master's Degree in Screenwriting

Invitations to entrance exam will be sent by e-mail in mid-February 2018. The exam is arranged between 20 - 23 February 2018.

Please note that interviews will be arranged during office hours Finnish time!

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Applicants will be invited to the entrance exam based on the quality of their pre-task. All eligible appicants who receive a passing score will be invited.

The entrance exam consists of a written part and an online interview. 

The maximum amount of points from the entrance exam is 100. Minimum of 20 points are required in order for the exam to be accepted.

The exam is tied together with the pre-task and will test applicants' motivation and suitability to the field of study. Applicants will be alloted a time between 20 - 23 February 2018 and must be prepared to be interviewed (i.e. have a computer with microphone and camera available) at the given time.

Please note that interviews will be arranged during office hours Finnish time!
 


Results of student selection - Confirm your study place All Master's degrees

The results of student selection for August 2018 intake will be published around 15 March 2018.

Admitted applicants must confirm their study place by 10 July 2018 (3 pm Finnish time).

Non-EU/EEA students: To qualify for the Early Bird -scholarship you must have TAMK as your first choice institution in Finland and accept the offered study place within 7 days!

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Results | Confirm the offered study place | Original certificates | One study place | Enroll for studies | Appeals

Results

Results for August 2018 intake will be published around 15 March 2018.

All applicants

  • See their results by logging in to Studyinfo.fi portal
  • Receive an e-mail/a letter stating their result and points 
  • Admitted applicants receive also a notice of admittance by e-mail

Confirm the offered study place in time

Admitted applicants must confirm their study place by 10 July 2018 (3 pm Finnish time) by logging in to Studyinfo.fi portal or by filling in TAMK's own eForm. If the confirmation has not been done by the set date and time, the applicant will lose the offered study place.

Non-EU/EEA students: To qualify for the Early Bird -scholarship you must have TAMK as your first choice institution in Finland and accept the offered study place within 7 days!

Confirmation of the study place is binding and cannot be altered or cancelled.

If you are later admitted from the waiting list, you have 10 days of time to confirm your study place. Please read your e-mail regularly in order to receive the possible admittance e-mail in time. The final day of admittance is 31 July 2018.

Original certificates

The original certificates will be checked at the beginning of the studies. Student admission is conditional until TAMK has checked the admitted students' certificates at the beginning of the studies.

Original certificate delivery instructions are given in the admission letter. TAMK may withdraw the admission if you do not deliver the certificates by the set date or if you have given false information.

One study place

You can only accept one study place among Bachelor's/Master's Degrees in Finland starting during the same academic year (1 Aug-31 Dec/1 Jan-31 Jul). Although you register as absent or quit your studies, you cannot accept another study place during the same academic year.

Applicants who are accepted to the degree programme which they placed in highest place in the order of preference on the application form, cannot anymore at confirmation stage choose a study place from lower preference options. 

This is to ensure that as many applicants as possible get a new study place annually.

Enroll for studies

When accepting the study place, you have to also register as present or absent to your studies at TAMK in Studyinfo.fi or by TAMK's own eForm.

According to Finnish legislations, a first-year student may register as absent for the first academic year for the following reasons only:

1) Finnish military service under the Conscription Act (1438/2007), Non-Military Service Act (1446/2007), or Act on Women's Voluntary Military Service (194/1995);

2) maternity, paternity or parental leave;

3) the student cannot begin studies due to being incapacitated by personal illness or injury.

If you register as absent, you must prove the legal grounds for your absence. TAMK requires you to present these documents by 10 July 2018 (3 pm Finnish time). Documents must be delivered to TAMK Admissions Office.

If you register as absent in your first academic year, but fail to deliver sufficient clarification regarding the grounds for your absence within the deadline, you will lose your right to study.

Appeals

If you believe that there has been a mistake in the student selection or the set admission criteria have not been applied correctly, you can submit a written request for rectification of the student selection decision addressed to TAMK Board of Examiners within 14 days after the student selection results have been published.

Always check the admission criteria of the programme first and contact to TAMK Admissions Office before writing the request. If the issue cannot be solved by the admissions officials, you are advised to submit a written request for rectification.

Form and content of request for an administrative review:

The document requesting an administrative review shall indicate the particular decision for which the review is requested, the amendment that is being sought in the review requested and the grounds for requesting the review. (Administrative Procedure Act, Section 49d)

Tuition fees and scholarships


Tuition fees and scholarships (non-EU/EEA students only) All Bachelor's and Master's degrees

Finnish higher education institutions must by law charge tuition fees from degree students coming from outside the EU/EEA countries. Tuition fees and scholarship schemes vary between universities in Finland and even programmes within one university.

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Schedule for Bachelor's degrees  | Schedule for Master's degrees

TAMK has set the following tuition fees for non-EU/EEA degree students:

  • 9 800 € for bachelor-level studies / academic year
  • 10 800 € for master-level studies / academic year

Students with a long-term/permanent residence permit or immediate family members to a citizen or a long-term/permanent residence permit holder are exempted from tuition fees. Exemption of each applicant will be determined individually based on the required application enclosures.

For more information, please see Studyinfo.fi: Am I required to pay tuition fees?

In case of negative study permit decision by the Finnish Immigration Service (Migri), students will be reimbursed for fees paid before commencement of studies.

Fee schedule and scholarships for Bachelor's degrees

FIRST YEAR PAYMENTS

3 March
- 31 May

4 900 € must be received by TAMK.

(Extended deadline 10 July for those waiting for joint application results from other universities.)

1ST INSTALLMENT

(NB! Early Bird -scholarship below)

31 August 4 900 € must be received by TAMK.

2ND INSTALLMENT

(Excluding those that have been awarded Early Bird -scholarship)

Early Bird scholarship

If accepted student confirms the study place within 7 days from the publication of results, their first year tuition fee is reduced by 50%. This requires payment when accepting the offer!

This is realized by exclusion from 2nd installment to be paid in August.

 

 

SECOND YEAR PAYMENTS

31 March
- 31 May  

Registration for present or absent for the next academic year.

 
31 May

4 900 € must be received by TAMK.

1ST INSTALLMENT
15 August

Studies from previous academic year and/or summer must be in the student register.

 
31 August  4 900 € must be received by TAMK.

2ND INSTALLMENT

(Excluding those that have been awarded Academic Award -scholarship.)

Academic Award - scholarship

Studies completed ≥ 60 credits and GPA ≥ 4.0: second year tuition fee is reduced by 50%.
This is realized by exclusion from 2nd installment to be paid in August.

Studies completed ≥ 60 credits and GPA ≥ 3.0: second year tuition fee is reduced by 25%.
This is realized by reduced billing for 2nd installment to be paid in August.

 

THIRD YEAR PAYMENTS

31 March
- 31May    

Registration for present or absent for the next academic year.

 
31 May

4 900 € must be received by TAMK.

1ST INSTALLMENT
15 August 

Studies from previous academic year and/or summer must be in the student register.

 
31 August  4 900 € must be received by TAMK.

2ND INSTALLMENT

(Excluding those that have been awarded Academic Award - scholarship.)

Academic award - scholarship

Studies completed ≥ 120 credits and GPA ≥ 4.0: third year tuition fee is reduced by 50%.
This is realized by exclusion from 2nd installment to be paid in August.

Studies completed ≥ 120 credits and GPA ≥ 3.0: third year tuition fee is reduced by 25%.
This is realized by reduced billing for 2nd installment to be paid in August.

 

FOURTH YEAR PAYMENTS

31 March   
 - 31 May 

Registration for present or absent for the next academic year.

 
31 May 

2 450 € (3.5-year programme) must be received by TAMK.

or

4 900 € (4-year programme) must be received by TAMK.

1ST INSTALLMENT
15 August 

Studies from previous academic year and/or summer must be in the student register.

 
31 August

2 450 € (3.5-year programme) must be received by TAMK.

or

4 900 € (4-year programme) must be received by TAMK.

2ND INSTALLMENT

(Excluding those that have been awarded the Academic Award -scholarship)

Academic award -scholarship

Studies completed ≥ 180 credits and GPA ≥ 4.0: fourth year tuition fee is reduced by 50%. This is realized by exclusion from 2nd installment to be paid in August.

Studies completed ≥ 180 credits and GPA ≥ 3.0: fourth year tuition fee is reduced by 25%. This is realized by reduced billing for 2nd installment to be paid in August.

 
Academic excellence -scholarships

At the time of graduation, students may be eligible for significant Academic Excellence scholarships. These scholarships are governed by TAMK's R&D Fund.

Scholarships can be based on final thesis quality, excellence in project work, exceptional practical training success or other grounds set by the Fund.

 

 

Fee schedule and scholarships for Master's degrees

FIRST YEAR PAYMENTS

3 March
- 31 May

5 400 € must be received by TAMK.

(Extended deadline 10 July for those waiting for joint application results from other universities.)

1ST INSTALLMENT

(NB! Early Bird -scholarship below)

31 August 5 400 € must be received by TAMK.

2ND INSTALLMENT

(Excluding those that have been awarded  Early Bird -scholarship)

Early bird scholarship

If accepted student confirms the study place within 7 days from the publication of results, their first year tuition fee is reduced by 50%. This requires payment when accepting the offer! 

This is realized by exclusion from 2nd installment to be paid in August.

 

 

SECOND YEAR PAYMENTS

31 May 

2 700 € (1.5-year programme) must be received by TAMK

or

5 400 € (2-year programme) must be received by TAMK.

1ST INSTALLMENT
15 August 

Studies from previous academic year and/or summer must be in the student register.

 
31 August

2 700 € (1.5-year programme) must be received by TAMK

or

5 400 € (2-year programme) must be received by TAMK.

2ND INSTALLMENT

(Excluding those that have been awarded Academic Award -scholarship)

Academic award -scholarship

Studies completed ≥ 60 credits and GPA ≥ 4.0: second year tuition fee is reduced by 50%.
This is realized by exclusion from 2nd installment to be paid in August.

Studies completed ≥ 60 credits and GPA ≥ 3.0: second year tuition fee is reduced by 25%.
This is realized by reduced billing for 2nd installment to be paid in August.

 
Academic excellence -scholarships

At the time of graduation, students may be eligible for significant Academic Excellence scholarships. These scholarships are governed by the TAMK's R&D Fund.

Scholarships can be based on final thesis quality, excellence in project work, exceptional practical training success or other grounds set by the Fund.

 

 

Apply!

Application form will be open between 9 - 24 January 2018.

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)

In July: Mon - Fri between 12.00 - 14.00 (Finnish time)

Exceptional opening hours:
Thursday 21 June closed
Friday 22 June closed


TAMK Admissions Office

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

tel. +358 3 245 2395
 

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Be an early bird and save 5 400 €!

Confirm your study place within 7 days from the publication of results, and pay only 50% of the first year tuition fee!

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Tuition fees are charged from non-EU/EEA students only.

Curriculum

The curriculum describes the thread and competence development objectives of your studies. It includes the study modules and courses of the degree programme. The curriculum contents are developed based on working life and student feedback.