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Are you interested in software development and IoT solutions?

Companies need new ICT-experts! In the Highway 2 code -education project Kajaani University of Applied Sciences offers 20 ECTS ICT-studies, open and free of charge. The training module comprises 15 ECTS in programming and software development studies and 5 ECTS in an applied IoT project. The courses focus on embedded C and Python programming, the modern DevOps process and Internet of Things.

The training starts in September 2021 and ends in December 2021. Training will be executed primarily in English. 

The training is university level. If student starts degree studies in a university of applied sciences later, ECTS from this training can be applied to be granted for degree studies. The student must discuss acceptance of ECTS with their own university. The training is completely online studies and thus can be conducted alongside work. We are primarily looking for people who will complete the full training.

Kajaani University of Applied Sciences study modules (20 ECTS)

  • Embedded Python Programming, 5 ECTS
  • Embedded C Programming, 5 ECTS
  • DevOps Basics, 5 ECTS
  • IoT Project with Python, 5 ECTS

To who
Understanding the basics of programming, and willingness and enthusiasm to develop his or her skills are required. The education is meant for people living in Finland.

After the training a student is ready to work in ICT field, and companies get ICT experts they need. 

The application period for this training is during 23.8. - 19.9.2021. You can find the application link below. The applicants will be informed about the training during September 2021.

Course descriptions


Highway 2 Code -project is financed by Ministry of Education and Culture. The partners of the project are Centria University of Applied Sciences (UAS), Oulu UAS, Kajaani UAS, Vaasa UAS, Jyväskylä UAS and Turku UAS. Project is coordinated by Centria UAS. Each UAS offers 30 ECTS of ICT studies and internship of 10 ECTS. The student seeks to study at the option that looks most interesting for his/her career. More information about studies in other partner UAS:
Training will be held 3-5 times between 2019-2021.


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