The Master’s Degree is awarded to students who have completed the studies (courses and a development assignment in working life constituting the thesis) of their degree programme in compliance with their personal learning plan during the maximum study period.


Degree Certificate

On completing the Master’s Degree, students are awarded a certificate in Finnish, indicating

  • the name of the degree and degree programme,
  • a potential specialization option,
  • the title which can be used based on the degree,
  • the central content of studies, and
  • the name of the thesis.

Apply for the degree certificate online (see Forms) early enough before the maximum study period expires.

Graduation checklist Graduation checklist can be found on the Elmo Student (login required). Open

Diploma Supplement

All students will receive an English-language transcript of records and Diploma Supplement free of charge when they graduate.  The Diploma Supplement is intended for international use and includes information on JAMK, the studies and credits (Transcript of Records), as well as on their level and status in the Finnish educational system.

More information about the Diploma Supplement is available on the Commission's website.

Examples of JAMK University of Applied Sciences

Diploma Supplement (pdf) and Transcript of Records (pdf)