SAMK's vision, mission and profile
Vision: All SAMK students will be employed.
SAMK provides experts and developers for the region and promotes internationality and entrepreneurship in Satakunta.
The economic and industrial structure of the region requires SAMK to be able to offer extensive education and research opportunities in the fields of health care and social services , business administration, and technology.
SAMK profiles itself as an industrial higher education institution.
SAMK has the responsibility to produce customizable competence to meet the modern and versatile needs of working life in the region of Satakunta and the neighbouring areas, and in the chosen fields all over Finland.
SAMK's slogan sums up all this: Think Future.
SAMK in figures (2020)
Locations (four campuses): Pori, Rauma, Huittinen, Kankaanpää
- Staff 416
- Turnover 36.2 M €
- Publications 254
Trainings a total of 40
- In Finnish 26
- In English 14
- Degree students 6171
- Master Degrees 165
- 27 new contracts (647 in total)
- 9 new companies (346 in total)
Students of the Open University of Applied Sciences 3126
- Credits in non-graduate education 23 336
More than 60 nationalities
More than 500 partner companies and communities
More than 200 international partner universities
Ongoing projects a total of 128
- New domestic projects 20
- New international projects 12
- External financing of projects 4,55 M € (in 2020)
- The total volume of ongoing projects is 15.85 M €