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Transfer Students

Students who wish to apply for a transfer to Kajaani University of Applied Sciences must have the right to study in a Finnish University of Applied Sciences and they should be progressing in their studies according to their study plan.

A transfer student is a student whose study right is transferred either to different degree programme or different higher education institution.

See Studyinfo to read general instructions: What is transfer application? 

Admissions criteria at KAMK:
• You can apply for a transfer, if you have a study right in a degree programme in a Finnish higher education institution 
• You have completed studies at least worth of 22 ECTS per semester or 45 ECTS per academic year (excluding accredited studies) 

Prerequisites for:
The selection is possible only when
• You meet the transfer admissions criteria
• There are study places in the study group you're applying to 
• Your previous studies can be included to the degree at KAMK
• Your remaining study right is enough to complete the degree at KAMK


The applications are submitted on www.studyinfo.fi  during the application period (taking place twice a year). More detailed instructions on application and enclosure documents can be found on each study option at Studyinfo. 

Contact Information
KAMK Admissions Services
Tel. +358 (0)44 7101 229 

Send enclosures to this address:

Kajaani University of Applied Sciences 
KAMK Admissions
Ketunpolku 1
87100 Kajaani
Transfer Application Timetables

Application periods 2018:
2. - 16.5. (studies starting in autumn)
1. - 15.11. (studies starting in spring)

Results published latest by:
30.6. (studies starting in autumn)
15.12. (studies starting in spring)

Accepting the study place latest by:
31.7. (studies starting in autumn)
31.12. (studies starting in spring)