Your studies at the university of applied sciences are diverse and include interaction with working life. Your professional competence will be enhanced by practical work-related tasks. Your working life knowledge and network will be constructed during your studies:

Bachelor’s Thesis

When completing your thesis, you have the opportunity to experience working life, because, as a rule, theses strive to solve a development need in working life.

Learning projects and LAB activities

On JAMK’s courses, you have the opportunity to participate in learning projects or LAB activities, whose commissions often come from employers in the Central Finland region. You receive contacts with working life and also learn how to solve issues and perform tasks as project work.


Your knowledge of working life increases with various visits. JAMK’s alumni or representatives of working life may visit the units. Visits to workplaces are also carried out in connection to several courses. In these cases, the teachers of the courses are responsible for the visits.

Tips You can obtain useful information on companies in your field of study from your teachers and practical training coordinators, other students, and recruitment portals. The Elmo Student (login required) also provides information on typical practical training places in each field. Open