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Hämeen ammattikorkeakoulu

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Established in 1995, the Hämeen ammattikorkeakoulu (Häme University of Applied Sciences) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the large town of Hämeenlinna (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), Tavastia Proper. This institution also has branch campuses in Forssa, Riihimäki, Valkeakoski, Lepaa, Mustiala and Evo. Officially recognized by the Opetus- ja kulttuuriministeriö, Suomi (Ministry of Education and Culture of Finland), Hämeen ammattikorkeakoulu (HAMK) is a medium-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 7,000-7,999 students) coeducational Finnish higher education institution. Hämeen ammattikorkeakoulu (HAMK) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor's degrees and master's degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study table below for further details. This 28-year-old Finnish higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic records and grades. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. HAMK also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.

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Hämeen ammattikorkeakoulu's Control Typepublic


Hämeen ammattikorkeakoulu's Entity Typenon-profit


Hämeen ammattikorkeakoulu' Size by Total Enrollmentmedium-sized


Hämeen ammattikorkeakoulu's Selectivity by Acceptance Ratenot reported

University Identity

Name (English) Häme University of Applied Sciences
Acronym HAMK
Founded 1995

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University Location

Address Visamäentie 35A; PL 230
13101 Tavastia Proper
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Hämeen ammattikorkeakoulu Phone Number +358 (3) 6461
Hämeen ammattikorkeakoulu Fax Number +358 (3) 646 4200
Other locations Forssa, Riihimäki, Valkeakoski, Lepaa, Mustiala and Evo

Study Areas / Degree Levels


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Study Areas and Degree Levels Matrix

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Programs and Courses

Programs and courses

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Tuition Fees


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Yearly Tuition Fees Range Matrix

This Hämeen ammattikorkeakoulu's Tuition Fees Range Matrix is divided into 2 types of students, local and international students, and 2 degree levels, undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, and aims to help students to have an approximate idea of the yearly tuition range they might expect to pay at Hämeen ammattikorkeakoulu.

Hämeen ammattikorkeakoulu: Tuition Fees Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-999 US$
(0-910 Euro)
0-999 US$
(0-910 Euro)
0-999 US$
(0-910 Euro)
0-999 US$
(0-910 Euro)

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Admission Information

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Hämeen ammattikorkeakoulu's Gender Admission Policy Gender Admission

This institution admits Men and Women (coed).

Hämeen ammattikorkeakoulu's Admission Selection Admission Selection

Has Hämeen ammattikorkeakoulu a selective admission policy? Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic records and grades.

Acceptance Rate Admission Rate

Hämeen ammattikorkeakoulu's acceptance rate range is not reported.

Hämeen ammattikorkeakoulu's International Students Admission International Students Admission

International students are welcome to apply for admission at this institution.

Hämeen ammattikorkeakoulu's Admission Office Admission Office

Visamäentie 35A
Hämeenlinna 13100
(3) 6461

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Size and Profile


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Size and Profile

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Hämeen ammattikorkeakoulu's Total Student Enrollment Student Enrollment

Hämeen ammattikorkeakoulu has an enrollment range of 7,000-7,999 students making it a medium-sized institution.

Hämeen ammattikorkeakoulu's Total Faculty/Academic staff Academic Staff

This institution has a range of 300-399 academic employees (Faculty).

Hämeen ammattikorkeakoulu's Control Type Control Type

Hämeen ammattikorkeakoulu is a public higher education institution.

Hämeen ammattikorkeakoulu's Entity Type Entity Type

Hämeen ammattikorkeakoulu is a non-profit higher education institution.

Hämeen ammattikorkeakoulu's Campus Setting Campus Setting

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Hämeen ammattikorkeakoulu's Academic Calendar Academic Calendar

This institution adopts a Semesters type of academic calendar.

Religious Affiliation

Hämeen ammattikorkeakoulu does not have any religious affiliation.

Facilities and Services


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University Facilities

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Hämeen ammattikorkeakoulu's Library University Library

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Hämeen ammattikorkeakoulu's Housing University Housing

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Hämeen ammattikorkeakoulu's Sport Facilities/Activities Sport Facilities/Activities

This institution features sporting facilities and organizes sports activities for its students.

University Services

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Hämeen ammattikorkeakoulu's Financial Aid Financial Aid

Not reported

Hämeen ammattikorkeakoulu's Study Abroad Study Abroad

This institution offers study abroad and exchange program opportunities for its students.

Hämeen ammattikorkeakoulu's Distance Learning Distance Learning

This institution provides a distance learning mode for certain programs or courses.

Hämeen ammattikorkeakoulu's Academic Counseling Academic Counseling

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Hämeen ammattikorkeakoulu's Career Services Career Services

Not reported

Recognition and Accreditation


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Hämeen ammattikorkeakoulu's Recognition or Accreditation Institutional Recognition or Accreditation

Hämeen ammattikorkeakoulu is legally recognized and/or accredited by: Opetus- ja kulttuuriministeriö, Suomi

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Memberships and Affiliations


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Affiliations and Memberships

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  • European University Association (EUA)

Academic Structure


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  • Academies
  • Departments
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Academic Structure

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