At South-Eastern Finland University of Applied Sciences, Xamk, learning is unlimited.
In addition to full scale degree programmes, we offer a variety of online study opportunities.

“Wisdom is not a product of schooling but of the lifelong attempt to acquire it.”
Albert Einstein


Xamk is a higher education institution focusing on wellbeing, technology and creative industries. We operate in the Southern Savonia and Kymenlaakso regions and have campuses in four towns: Mikkeli, Savonlinna, Kotka and Kouvola.

Xamk is the 5th largest university of applied sciences in Finland providing education in eight fields of study. In all our activities, we promote social, economic, cultural and ecological sustainability. In addition to providing education degrees, Xamk is acknowledged for its wide Online University supply and RDI activities.

Xamk’s educational expertise is based on lifelong online learning, where learning is unlimited. With focus on smart education, we provide an excellent individual learning experience in future-oriented online learning.

Our Global Education Services offer different types of non-degree online education, such as Micro Courses, Educational Travel possibilities, as well as Tailor-made Online programmes.

Micro Course is a term used by Xamk for paid online education products with multidisciplinary topics. Courses are mainly short English-language training products focused on specific details. A Micro Course consists of learning modules that include, for instance, short videos, automated learning tasks and other digital materials (including image, sound, text, etc.).

Xamk also provides different types of Educational Travel packages for students, teachers, professionals and other individuals through with they can improve their know-how and skills in certain areas with different means of actions. In addition, we provide people with the possibility to get to know Xamk, our ways of teaching and our pedagogical methods.

Tailor-made Online programmes can be arranged in various study fields. Contact us for more information.


Micro Courses

We offer Micro Courses made in-house on various exciting topics, ranging from climate change, to personal development, and everything in-between.

We are proud to announce that our Edufication online store is now open! Please take a look and browse our course selection.

Edufication online store

Educational Travel

As a part of our Global Education Services we have developed different types of Educational Travel (EduTravel) packages which give you the possibility to get familiarized with Xamk’s education methods, pedagogical solutions and our campuses. You will gain insight into how things are done at Xamk and have the possibility to learn something new.

EduTravel product categories


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Contact us!

Mr Grigory Budin
Senior Education Export Specialist 
+358 44 702 8484

Ms Minna Hämäläinen
Education Export Specialist (edutravel)
+358 40 826 6062


South-Eastern Finland University of Applied Sciences – Xamk
P.O. Box 68 (Patteristonkatu 3 D)
FI-50101 Mikkeli

Ms Anu Pirttimäki 
Education Export Specialist (marketing)
+358 44 702 8237

Mr Xingyu Chen
Education Export Assistant
+358 50 473 1803