Study master’s degree

Master School is a learning community for Master’s degree students at Xamk. It provides you with the opportunity to build the career path of your choice and expand your professional network.

Aim higher.

All for the future

At Master School, you will strengthen your expertise.
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Strengthen your expertise and study with a group of like-minded professionals

At Master School, you will strengthen your expertise, studying with a group of like-minded professionals from different fields. In the group, you can improve your leadership and development skills and expand your operating environment-related competence.

You will be given tools for explorative development of your job and for reforming your work community and field of business.

During the studies, you will learn to know other professionals from your field.

In addition, experts representing other fields will join your network. You can also participate in international exchange programmes with our partner institutes.

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Multiform learning

The programme is based on multiform learning: the studies include classroom sessions, online studies and independent work. An individual study plan is drafted for each student so you can choose the direction of your studies.​

The studies take approximately two years. The duration depends on the extent of your studies.

The Master’s thesis, which is work-related, is an important part of the studies.

We have lots of ideal projects and an active environment to participate and develop. Student projects are typically part of a specific course.

Projects facilitate an exchange of skills and know-how: students obtains from the employer valuable information about current real-life needs and problems.

Why choose Master’s Degree at Xamk?

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Build your career path

Build your career path

The studies enable you to build a career path that is based on your own interests. You may choose complementary courses from the extensive range of courses provided by Xamk.

Work and study

Work and study

The Master School programme is designed to allow you to work and study at the same time. The extent of the Master’s programme is either 60 or 90 credits.

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An active environment

An active environment

Studies at a university of applied sciences (UAS) focus on professional and practical know-how and skills. The practical experience provided by UAS studies is highly appreciated in many jobs and duties.

A great opportunity to get a high-quality education while building a global network

Xamk offers you high-quality education, top-class teachers and excellent degree programmes.

There are several types of Master’s degrees to choose from. Xamk offers xx master’s that are taught in English and are open to international students.

Master’s Degrees at Xamk in English

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How to apply?

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Contact Admission Services

Xamk’s Admissions Services primarily assists with matters related to applying for degree studies. You can contact us by phone or through our online form.

Phone service in July:

  • Mon-Fri 10.00-13.00

Degree education in Finnish:

  • +358 44 702 8891 
  • +358 40 585 6610

Degree education in English:

  • +358 40 585 6610

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