International Export Competence

Language of instruction: English

Time: 29.10.2018 - 13.8.2019

TAMK Main Campus, Tampere

Application by 1.10.2018

Labour policy education

Target group

The primary target group for this study programme in International Export Competence is immigrants with a higher education degree who are unemployed or at risk of unemployment. The programme is also suitable for Finns with a higher education degree who have lived abroad for a long time, or who have acquired capabilities to work in the field of international trade through long experience.


The study programme is implemented on a part-time basis.  It includes face-to-face teaching sessions, distance study, and online study. The programme includes a 4,5-month on-the-job learning period in a company. During this period, the participants will for official purposes be TAMK students.


  • Business Finnish (about 1,5 month)
  • Business English
  • Project management
  • Market surveys
  • Export competence, distribution channels, network marketing
  • Contracts, jurisprudence, documents
  • Finnish working culture
  • Digital marketing
  • Customer relationship management
  • Information processing, person and product risk management
  • On-the-job learning period

In addition, the course includes

  • Job search training
  • CV-net service
  • Data processing
  • Person and product risk management

On this study programme, the language of teaching and learning is English.

Training brochure


You can apply for the International Export Competence study programme on this website by completing an online form, or by completing a paper form at the TE Office (Job Centre).



The education is implemented as blended learning including contact teaching, distance education, and online education. The education includes a 4,5-month on-the-job learning period in a company. During the period, the participants are university of applied sciences students.

Further information

Tampere University of Applied Sciences,
Kersti Jääskeläinen, tel. +358 50 321 5147,

Application forms and information on student benefits available at:
Tampere TE Office, Ms Eija Mäkelä, tel. 0295 045 500 (switchboard),

Updated 27.06.2018

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