|Nominal duration||3.5 years (210 ECTS)|
|Awards||BBA (Bachelor of Business Administration in Computer Applications)|
|Tuition fee||€8,700.00 per year|
High school / higher secondary education
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English / Finnish / Swedish.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
The translations need to be signed and stamped by an authorized translator.
You must take the original entry qualification documents along with you when you finally go to the university.
You don’t need to submit any English language tests since your English proficiency will be measured in the online entrance exam.
If you meet the eligibility criteria, you will be invited for an online entrance exam.
You can also apply with a SAT test with a minimum score of 400 from Evidence-Based Reading and Writing and 400 from Mathematics. If you submit an SAT test result, you don’t need to participate in the entrance exam.
Bachelor of Business Administration in Computer Applications is for you if you are interested in working with computers, AI, Big Data and creating new applications. This study program is your chance to get professional level programming skills in modern programming environments and languages. The degree program combines lectures and real work life connections so that every student will spend a big part of their studies in actual workplaces.
After studies, students will graduate as professional programmers ready for the modern ICT challenges.
The core competence studies in Computer Applications cover a wide range of topics in programming. You will learn programming languages and techniques most commonly used today. Studies include also e.g. user interface design, operating systems, web development, databases, cloud operations, software robotics, business and innovation, probability and statistics.
After this, you will select studies according to your own interests and focus e.g. on augmented reality, artificial intelligence or big data. It will also be possible to select profiling studies from other degree programmes.
Studies will cover the following themes:
- business intelligence
- web pages, mobile apps, games
- professional programming
- artificial intelligence
- ICT enterpreneurship
- server operating systems
- logical thinking in development projects
- creating new applications
- data processing
Exchange programs are a great opportunity to study at one of HAMK’s numerous partner universities. You will enhance your cultural knowledge, improve your language skills and create invaluable networks globally. All of these attributes are very attractive to future employers.
As you graduate from the Computer Applications program, you have studied many topics widely requested in IT industry. Your title could be, for example
- Software Developer/Engineer
- Application Designer/Developer
- Digital Business Analyst
- Systems Developer
- Web Developer
- Application Developer
- Game Programmer
- User Interface Designer
- Project Manager
- IT Specialist
- AR/VR Developer
- Data Analyst
- AI Programmer.
During your studies you will work in connection to real life workplaces and companies, and by the time of graduation you have an extensive network and practical skills to apply to many different programming jobs all over the world.