Welcome to SAMK!

Congratulations on your new place to study and welcome to Satakunta University of Applied Sciences! In this website you will find important information, which you should get to know before the studies start. Feel free to contact us if you have any questions regarding your studies.

Contact Admissions Office

SAMK Admissions Office assist applicants with their application process, tuition fees, confirming the study place and registration.

admissions@samk.fi
00 358 2 623 4801

Time and Place for Beginning the Studies

Info about starting your studies in Autumn 2022

SAMK highly recommends that you arrive in Finland no later than 15th August 2022. This will support a smooth start for your studies.

SAMK will organize a few guided bus transportation from Helsinki Airport to Rauma and Pori in August. The transportations are free of charge. The dates of the service will be published in May 2022.

Bachelor's Degrees

Master's Degrees

Download Tuudo

We are using Tuudo mobile app at SAMK. Tuudo is free of charge and safe to use. It makes your student life easier! When you sign in once, Tuudo will remember you and you will find your important information and services quickly and easily.

How to use Tuudo

Tuudo Guide

Note! Healthcare fee

Students in universities of applied sciences and universities who are entitled to use the services of the Finnish Student Health Service (YTHS) must pay a healthcare fee to Kela.

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Bus transportation from Helsinki-Vantaa via Rauma to Pori

SAMK offers bus transportation from Helsinki-Vantaa airport via Rauma to Pori. More information has been sent by e-mail to the students who have received a study place at SAMK.

To make your landing in Finland and SAMK smoother we are offering you a free bus ride from Helsinki-Vantaa airport via city of Rauma to city of Pori as follows:

  • Mon 15 August at 11 am Helsinki time a bus will leave Helsinki-Vantaa airport and will be in Rauma at about 3 pm and in Pori at 4 pm
  • Wed 17 August at 11 am Helsinki time a bus will leave Helsinki-Vantaa airport and will be in Rauma at about 3 pm and in Pori at 4 pm
  • Tue 23 August at 11 am Helsinki time a bus will leave Helsinki-Vantaa airport and will be in Rauma at about 3 pm and in Pori at 4 pm

In addition to the bus ride we will offer you orientation sessions to get practical information for new international students in our campuses before the academic studies will start.

To be able to arrange the bus transportation and orientation sessions we will need your registration via E-form no later than on Fri 29 July 2022.

You can ask more information about the bus transportation and the orientation by e-mail int.office(a)samk.fi. Please notice that the university personnel is having summer break in July.