The SAT results is one option to be selected as student to Xamk. The SAT Test, organized by the College Board, is given all over the world on simultaneous test dates.

The SAT Test requirements at Xamk

You can apply in joint application to some of the Xamk’s English-language degree programmes with the SAT results without taking an entrance exam. Only the new SAT (taken after March 2016) is acceptable. XAMK requires you to take the SAT test which includes Reading test, Writing and Language test and Math test.
Essay is not required. SAT Subject Tests will not be considered.

XAMK requires a minimum score of 500 from Evidence-Based Reading and Writing, and 500 from Mathematics. Applicants are accepted in order of best points.

Applicants must also fill in the application form at during the application period.

The following Bachelor’s degree programmes at Xamk consider SAT scores in the student selection:

  • Bachelor of Business Administration, Digital International Business
  • Bachelor of Engineering, Environmental Engineering
  • Bachelor of Engineering, Information Technology

You can find further information on SAT test on College Board website.


The SAT test


Xamk must have your results of the SAT test by 8 April 2020. The results must be delivered to all those universities of applied sciences that use the admission criteria in question. SAT test should be taken no later than on the March 2020 test date. Registration closes approximately one month before the test dates. Check registration deadlines on the SAT website.

Registration and taking the SAT test

Check test dates and register on the SAT website:

There are specific requirements for international applicants from certain countries. Please check if there are any that would concern you

Read about the SAT test fees at

Submitting the SAT results

SAT score must arrive to Xamk Admission Services directly from the College Board. Please fill in the school code 7593 when you register for SAT. You can order score reports at any time after your test through your online account. Reports printed and sent by applicants themselves are not taken into consideration.

More information can be found from


Please note that it is only possible to apply on the basis of SAT test results to selected degree programmes in the spring application round.


Admission Services

Contact information

Tel. +358 44 702 8752 (Kouvola) or
+358 50 312 5031 (Mikkeli)



Postal and visiting addresses

South-Eastern Finland University of Applied Sciences / Admission Services

Paraatikenttä 7, 45100 Kouvola, Finland or
Patteristonkatu 3X, 50100 Mikkeli, Finland

Office hours: Mon, Wed-Fri 9 am – 3 pm, Tue 9 am 2.30 pm.

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