|Nominal duration||3.5 years (210 ECTS)|
|Awards||B. Sports Studies (Bachelor of Sports Studies in Sports and Leisure Management)|
|Tuition fee||€6,000.00 per year|
High school / higher secondary education
Your GPA needs to be average or above average (around 60%). Submit also a grading scale in English if the scale is not indicated in the transcript.
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.
You must take the original entry qualification documents along with you when you finally go to the university.
IELTS 5.5, TOEFL iBT 46, or equivalent, is required for entry.
The language certificate must be valid during the application period. The Pearson test of English, IELTS and TOEFL certificates are valid for two years. There are no limitations on the period of validity of the other certificates. A TOEFL test score will only be accepted if it has been directly submitted from the TOEFL Educational Testing Service (ETS). Edunation’s TOEFL code is C046.
Language test is not required if secondary level education has been completed in native English speaking country (USA, UK, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand).
After you have submitted your application and KAMK has confirmed that you are eligible to apply, you will be sent instructions for the motivation letter and motivation video. Do not make the motivation letter and video before receiving the instructions since they include the questions you will need to answer.
You will also be asked to submit an additional video that includes sports test. Instructions for the video will be given after the application period has officially opened.
Become a sports specialist who understands that sports and exercise contribute significantly to the well-being of individuals and society. During the studies, you will learn to create commercial sports and leisure services, implement products and events, instruct sports sessions and provide exercise and nutrition counselling.
Interactive learning, team-based course work and small group sessions form an important element of the learning process of the bachelor’s degree in Sports and Leisure Management.
Entrepreneurial competence is the central theme of this study program, along with experiential activities and smart solutions. The studies include two separate practical training periods, which can be undertaken abroad, supporting your transition into working life and developing your professional skillset in an international environment.
We can also offer you opportunities to customize your studies in order to facilitate a balance between your study and work experience obligations. This means you will genuinely have the ability to influence how, when and where you complete your studies, potentially allowing you to graduate more quickly.
For those interested in setting up their own business one day, we can offer the opportunity to participate in a start-up programme that’s designed to develop entrepreneurial skills.
Graduates of this program will have attained skills that make them suitable to be employed in a variety of sports and leisure organisations, associations, clubs and businesses, and they will also possess the know-how to run their own sports and leisure enterprises.
Your future job title might be Sports Instructor, Coach or Personal Trainer, but you will be also able to work in different kinds of development, planning or training roles within the field of sports or activity tourism, or work in managing and organising sports events and activities.