– The ten thousandth exam was taken in SAMK EXAM examination studio in mid-June, Katja Lempinen reveals. The exam is taken by a computer at a previously agreed upon time. There´s no need for a teacher to supervise the exam, and the student can take the exam at any campus.
Robotics Academy, which has been in operation for a bit more than a year, is a modern form of education concentrating on practical business projects and developing concrete technology competence.
On a Wednesday in March at SAMK Rauma Campus, 2nd floor of Satamakatu: 60 students in a classroom solving a game connected to production, distribution and purchasing. Half of the students are from our French partner university Vesoul and the other half are SAMK students; there are both Logistics students from the field of Engineering and International Business students from the field of Business Administration.
An innovation camp in tourism product development gathered 23 tourism students and 14 tourism lecturers from Finland, Estonia and Latvia in Saaremaa, Estonia.
The Sports Marketing Award of the Year in Satakunta was given to Finnish Championships in boxing organized in Pori. Porin NMKY (Pori YMCA) and Satakunta University of Applied Sciences arranged the Finnish Championships together and received the award at Satakunta Sports Gala.
23 students graduated from SAMK in January 2019, three of them with a Master´s degree. This year´s degree ceremony, i.e. graduation party will be organized on 14 June 2019. The alumni party will be celebrated at SAMK Campus Pori on 6 April 2019.
Timo Mattila started as Vice President for Education at SAMK at the beginning of the year. This brought him many new fields to lead. Mattila finds learning interesting and highly addictive. He also has a surprising vice – or is it a virtue?
Application period for degree programmes in English starting in autumn 2019 is from 9 to 23 January 2019. It is possible to apply for seven degree programmes leading to a Bachelor’s Degree at Satakunta University of Applied Sciences (SAMK).
SAMK’s enterprise accelerator awarded enterprise accelerator enterprises at its entrepreneurial day. The enterprise accelerator enterprise of the year 2018 is Helene Kynäsniemi’s Kotihoito (Home Care) Otso Oy. Earlier this year, also the limit of 300 accelerator enterprises was broken. The 300th accelerator enterprise is Jaakko Soukainen’s ProSecure Vartiointipalvelut (Security Services) Oy.
SAMK’s President and Rector Jari Multisilta tells about the reasons why you should study at SAMK.