Certified Copies of Certificates
The International Study Office can provide certified copies of the degree certificate on request. The costs for the certified copy of the degree certificate (incl. attachment page and transcript of records) is 50 euros (including postage). Please note that we only keep the most recent certificates in KAMK archive, from the year 2014 onwards. The older one (before 2014) are in the archives of the city of Kajaani and should be inquired directly from there.
The fee should be paid on Kajaani University of Applied Sciences' account in advance if the certificates are in KAMK archives in KAMK onlineshop https://shop.kamk.fi/en
The copies can be either picked up from the Study Office or sent by post. Please send the receipt by email to the International Study Office after the payment .
Note: From April 2021, Kajaani University of Applied Sciences has started to use electronic degree certificates. The graduating student will receive the certificate only in digital form. Electronic degree certificate will be available in PAKKI on graduation day and two weeks after graduation date.
Electronic degree certificates granted by Kajaani University of Applied Sciences meet the highest EU requirements. The file can be copied, and copies will include the electronic signature. To see the signature, use the “Signature” function in the PDF file. You can also check the signature using the Digital and Population Data Services Agency’s “Validate PDF document” service or within the European Commission programme Connecting Europe Facility, CEF: https://ec.europa.eu/cefdigital/DSS/webapp-demo/validation
The signature can also be authenticated using the Atomi Validator service available on the KAMK website.