Welcome to Xamk

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 more!

Ulf Jensen-Munk, ulf.jensen-munk(at)xamk.fi


Culture exchange students coming to Xamk’s Kouvola Campus, have the possibility to attend courses from a variety of different fields of design and restoration.

The aim of the programmes is to introduce the students to various ways of working with different materials. Exchange students are working on real projects in the workshops and classrooms, along side the Finnish degree students.


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

    • Graphic design
    • Restoration
    • Product & service design
    • Interior architecture & furniture design
    • Fashion & Costume design

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

Follow the link to get the list of available courses in the culture department for the Spring semester 2021

Culture course list Spring 2021

Erasmus+ Learning agreement for the culture department

Erasmus Learning agreement

Study plan for non Erasmus applicants

Study plan

More information

Information about Xamk and Finland

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Proceed to application

Two application periods: 1.4.-15.5.2020 and 15.9.-1.11.2020.

Apply now!