SAMK student in a library.

Pathway studies

Pathway is a fast track to university studies

Do you dream of a study place at SAMK? Pathway programme is a fast track to university studies in Finland. With pathway programme you can ease the process of applying to our university.
SAMK student on campus.

Online Nordic Pathway

This 5-month online pathway programme offers entry to Bachelor’s degree programmes for Indian, Emirati, Saudi Arabian, Lebanese and Vietnamese students at Metropolia, SAMK and VAMK.
Kuva opiskelijasta.

Bridge to Bachelor’s Degree Programme

Bridge to Bachelor’s Degree (BBD) programme is the fast track for students in Myanmar who want to study at SAMK. After completing the whole programme you will be eligible to progress directly to degree studies in your chosen bachelor’s degree programme.
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Pathway to Finland Programme

This one semester programme, provided by our Finnish educational partner Edunation, offers applicants outside EU/EEA area a convenient and affordable way to gain admission to degree programmes with us. The pathway studies may be partly or fully accredited as part of your degree.
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UAS Pathway Studies to Finland

This programme, provided by the Universities of Applied Sciences (UAS) in Finland, offers applicants a convenient way to gain admission to degree programmes in Finland. The studies are ideal for those interested in pursuing Bachelor’s degrees in International Business (IB).
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Contact us


+358 2 623 4801
Satakunnankatu 23, 28130 Pori
Postal address
P.O. Box 1001, FI-28101 Pori, Finland
Opening and telephone hours

Mon 12.00–15.00
Tue–Thu 9.30–15.00
Fri 9.30–11.30