Bachelor’s degrees at Finnish universities of applied sciences (AMK) are undergraduate degrees that provide practical skills in addition to a solid foundation of theoretical knowledge. The degrees prepare students for a broad range of specialist, planning and development tasks in the public, private and third sectors.
Master’s degrees at Finnish universities of applied sciences (YAMK) are advanced degrees focused on professional development that deepen specialized expertise and skills. Master’s degree studies are strongly work-oriented. For example, the thesis is tightly integrated with work during the entire program.