The profile of KyUAS is based on expertise on socially, ecologically and technologically sustainable and safe development, promotion of innovation processes and expertise on Russia. KyUAS specialises in:

  • environmentally friendly energy production and related technologies
  • competitive logistic operations and their safety business-driven ICT
  • rehabilitation expertise in the field of social services and healthcare
  • innovative Design & Business


Vision 2015

Kymenlaakso University of Applied Sciences is an achiever of success: a first-rate modern, international higher education institution where we succeed together.


Values

Our Target Value, high professional expertise, is based on trust co-operation skills adaptability


Mission

Kymenlaakso University of Applied Sciences focuses on promoting positive changes in the industrial structure of the province and the development of innovative, responsible industries in the region, as well as reinforcement of Kymenlaakso’s logistic position and management of changes in the population structure. The only independent higher education institution in the province, Kymenlaakso University of Applied Sciences focuses on high-quality education and RDI activities. KyUAS’s strategic partner in the higher education institution network is Mikkeli University of Applied Sciences.

Faculties

Three faculties dividing into seven departments:

  • International Business and Culture, 1500 students (Kouvola)
    • Business, 920 students
    • Design and Media, 580 students
  • Social and Health Care, 830 students (Kotka and Kouvola)
    • Social Care, 350 students (Kouvola)
    • Health Care, 480 students (Kotka and Kouvola)
  • Technology and Transport, 2020 students (Kotka)
    • Technology
    • Mathematics and Science Department

And

  • Language Department

This school also offers:

BBA

Kymenlaakso University of Applied Sciences

The scope of the degree programme is 210 credits, and the duration of studies is 3.5 years. The language of teaching is English. ... [+]

Bachelor of Business Administration - International Business

The scope of the degree programme is 210 credits, and the duration of studies is 3.5 years.

The language of teaching is English.

Specialisations:

International Marketing International Trade

The studies will begin in Autumn 2012, forty student places available in Kouvola.

Pursuing challenging careers in international business

The International Business Bachelor’s Degree Programme aims to equip the graduates with the knowledge, skills and understanding required in challenging positions in the expanding field of International Marketing and International Trade. It also strives to produce graduates who can work independently and communicate with people from different cultural and linguistic backgrounds.The programme is organised on a full-time basis. One year of study equals approximately 1,600 hours’ input by the student. Credits earned at other institutions in Finland or abroad are widely transferable. The studies involve a great deal of project work, group work and independent studying. There are no tuition fees for either Finnish or international full-time students.The International Business students deepen their personal internationalisation by studying or working abroad for one semester (approximately half a year) during their studies. This usually takes place during the 3rd year.The specialisation studies in International Marketing aim at giving students the knowledge and skills to undertake various, demanding tasks in the field of marketing and customer service. Graduates of International Marketing have found positions as Market Supervisors, Team Managers, Development Directors, Sales Representatives and Account Managers, etc. International Marketing includes studies in marketing intelligence, strategic planning, CRM, brand... [-]

Finland Kouvola Kotka Mikkeli
August 2020
7 semesters
Campus
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Bachelor

Kymenlaakso University of Applied Sciences

The degree comprises 240 credits and has a duration of 4 years. The language of instruction is English. The studies will begin in autumn 2012 with 16 student places ... [+]

Bachelor of Culture and Arts - Design

The degree comprises 240 credits and has a duration of 4 years. The language of instruction is English. The studies will begin in autumn 2012 with 16 student places available in Kouvola.

Focus on Global Roles in Design Industry

The degree programme in Design aims to develop professionalism in students’ approach to design. The aim is to address the new roles of design in a changing global world.The programme focuses on essential design skills, sustainability, global design entrepreneurship and a holistic approach to visual concepts in order to ensure tools necessary for a designer to master the design process in various contexts. The programme also includes processing of complex innovative concepts and leading design-orientated projects.The curriculum will include joint studies and projects with the International Business Degree Programme instructed on the Business Department of Kymenlaakso University of Applied Sciences thus providing the students with knowledge of several areas of economy and business.The programme is aimed at students from different cultural backgrounds who wish to build an international career in design or design management.... [-]

Finland Kouvola Kotka Mikkeli
August 2020
4 years
Campus
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