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Kajaanin ammattikorkeakoulu

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world rank  5848

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Founded in 1992, the Kajaanin ammattikorkeakoulu (Kajaani University of Applied Sciences) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of Kajaani (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), Kainuu. Officially recognized by the Opetus- ja kulttuuriministeriö, Suomi (Ministry of Education and Culture of Finland), Kajaanin ammattikorkeakoulu (KAMK) is a small-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 2,000-2,999 students) coeducational Finnish higher education institution. Kajaanin ammattikorkeakoulu (KAMK) 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 31-year-old Finnish higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic records and grades. KAMK 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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Kajaanin ammattikorkeakoulu's Control Typepublic


Kajaanin ammattikorkeakoulu's Entity Typenon-profit


Kajaanin ammattikorkeakoulu' Size by Total Enrollmentsmall-sized


Kajaanin ammattikorkeakoulu's Selectivity by Acceptance Ratenot reported

University Identity

Name (English) Kajaani University of Applied Sciences
Acronym KAMK
Founded 1992

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University Location

Address Ketunpolku 1
87101 Kainuu
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Kajaanin ammattikorkeakoulu Phone Number +358 (44) 710 1616
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Study Areas / Degree Levels


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Study Areas and Degree Levels Matrix

The following Kajaanin ammattikorkeakoulu's Study Areas/Degree Levels Matrix is divided into 6 main study areas and 4 levels of degrees, from the lowest undergraduate degree to the highest postgraduate degree. This matrix aims to help quickly identify Kajaanin ammattikorkeakoulu's academic range and degree level offering.

Programs and Courses

Programs and courses

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Tuition Fees


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Yearly Tuition Fees Range Matrix

This Kajaanin 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 Kajaanin ammattikorkeakoulu.

Kajaanin ammattikorkeakoulu: Tuition Fees Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-999 US$
(0-910 Euro)
0-999 US$
(0-910 Euro)
7,500-9,999 US$
(6,830-9,110 Euro)
5,000-7,499 US$
(4,555-6,830 Euro)

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Admission Information

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Kajaanin ammattikorkeakoulu's Gender Admission Policy Gender Admission

This institution admits Men and Women (coed).

Kajaanin ammattikorkeakoulu's Admission Selection Admission Selection

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

Acceptance Rate Admission Rate

Kajaanin ammattikorkeakoulu's acceptance rate range is not reported.

Kajaanin ammattikorkeakoulu's International Students Admission International Students Admission

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

Kajaanin ammattikorkeakoulu's Admission Office Admission Office

Ketunpolku 1
Kajaani 87101
(44) 7101 229
(44) 7101 616

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Size and Profile


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Size and Profile

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Kajaanin ammattikorkeakoulu's Total Student Enrollment Student Enrollment

Kajaanin ammattikorkeakoulu has an enrollment range of 2,000-2,999 students making it a small-sized institution.

Kajaanin ammattikorkeakoulu's Total Faculty/Academic staff Academic Staff

This institution has a range of 100-199 academic employees (Faculty).

Kajaanin ammattikorkeakoulu's Control Type Control Type

Kajaanin ammattikorkeakoulu is a public higher education institution.

Kajaanin ammattikorkeakoulu's Entity Type Entity Type

Kajaanin ammattikorkeakoulu is a non-profit higher education institution.

Kajaanin ammattikorkeakoulu's Campus Setting Campus Setting

This institution's main campus is located in a Urban setting.

Kajaanin ammattikorkeakoulu's Academic Calendar Academic Calendar

This institution adopts a Semesters type of academic calendar.

Religious Affiliation

Kajaanin ammattikorkeakoulu does not have any religious affiliation.

Facilities and Services


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University Facilities

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Kajaanin ammattikorkeakoulu's Library University Library

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Kajaanin ammattikorkeakoulu's Housing University Housing

Not reported

Kajaanin 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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Kajaanin ammattikorkeakoulu's Financial Aid Financial Aid

Not reported

Kajaanin ammattikorkeakoulu's Study Abroad Study Abroad

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

Kajaanin ammattikorkeakoulu's Distance Learning Distance Learning

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

Kajaanin ammattikorkeakoulu's Academic Counseling Academic Counseling

Not reported

Kajaanin ammattikorkeakoulu's Career Services Career Services

This institution offers career counseling, career assessments, job and internship postings, career events, alumni networking or other career-related services to assist students transition successfully from academic life to professional life.

Recognition and Accreditation


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Kajaanin ammattikorkeakoulu's Recognition or Accreditation Institutional Recognition or Accreditation

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

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Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

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  • Finnish Education Evaluation Centre (FINEEC)

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Memberships and Affiliations


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Affiliations and Memberships

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Academic Structure


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  • Colleges
  • Faculties
  • Schools
  • Institutes
  • Academies
  • Departments
  • Divisions
  • Centers

Academic divisions can provide valuable insights into the range of disciplines and study areas a University focuses on and the institution's level of specialization. Generalist Universities typically offer a wide range of academic programs and have many academic divisions and subdivisions across different disciplines, while Specialized Universities tend to focus on a narrower range of programs within a specific field or industry and have fewer academic divisions and a simplified organizational structure.

Academic Structure

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Free Online Courses

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