Xamk is a higher education institution offering studies in English in many different study fields. We have campuses in the towns of Kotka, Kouvola, Mikkeli and Savonlinna, located in the beautiful region of South-Eastern Finland. Students from partner institutions of Xamk are welcome to apply for the following studies. If you wish to have more information about the content of the programmes or courses available, please ask the coordinator in question. Check the application periods and required documents for your possible exchange/double degree.


  • Logistics engineering and Business logistics
    (BBA and BSc Eng.)(exchange studies and double degree)
  • Energy technology (exchange studies)
  • Game programming
  • Cybersecurity
  • Social services (combined exchange studies and practical training)
  • Health care (practical training)

Contact persons:

Studies: Sari Pieviläinen, sari.pievilainen(at)xamk.fi




  • Digital international business (exchange studies and double degree)
  • Culture (exchange studies and double degree)

Selections of culture courses can be a combination from the following fields!

    • Graphic design
    • Restoration
    • Product and service design
    • Interior design
    • Costume design

A full 30 ECTS per semester is not available in each design field.
The main tuition language is Finnish for the culture courses. However, instruction in English is provided when needed.

Contact persons:

Studies: Mirka Jääskeläinen, mirka.jaaskelainen@xamk.fi



  • Environmental engineering (exchange studies and double degree)
  • Information technology (exchange studies and double degree)
  • Business (exchange studies)
  • Tourism and service business (exchange studies)
  • Youth work (practical training)
  • Social services (studies and practical training)
  • Health care (practical training)

Contact persons:

Studies: Ulla Vuorinen, ulla.vuorinen(at)xamk.fi
Internships: Sari Kärkkäinen, sari.karkkainen(at)xamk.fi


  • Nursing (2-week Community Nursing module + practical training; also a double degree programme)
  • Physiotherapy (practical training, 10-credit online course in Activating Physiotherapy in Stroke Rehabilitation also available)
  • Podiatry (mainly practical training)
  • Physical education
  • Social services, school of wellbeing
  • Business management, safety and security
  • Bioproduct technology (exchange studies and practical training)
  • Industrial wood construction

Contact person:

Studies and internships: Lea Reponen, lea.reponen(at)xamk.fi

Erasmus Charter, Policy Statement and Key Data Sheet

South-Eastern Finland University of Applied Sciences (Xamk)

Erasmus Charter for Higher Education 2021-2027

Erasmus Policy Statement

Key Data Sheet 2024 – 2025

Contact information

International Services

Erasmus Institutional Coordinator
Ms Eeva Virtanen
Patteristonkatu 3
50100 Mikkeli

Tel. +358 40 534 5128