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Information about Coronavirus

Kajaani University of Applied Sciences (KAMK) is actively following the development of the coronavirus situation. In our operations, we follow the recommendations and instructions of the Finnish Institute for Health and Welfare (THL), Ministry of Foreign AffairsRegional State Administrative Agencies (AVI) and other authorities. Please follow the latest and updated information given by the Finnish officials regularly .

Starting the New Academic Year 2020 - 2021

Please check the Q&A section below for further details. 

New International Degree Students

The first semester courses will start on campus with the orientation on 25 August. Remember to carefully follow the safety regulations given by the school and the authorities. 

Those who are not able to travel to Finland due to the pandemic restrictions, will be offered the same courses online. The students will receive further instructions by email. 

2nd, 3rd, 4th Year Students

The studies will start on campus but carefully following the safety regulations. 

Exchange Students

It is recommended that the exchange students coming from outside EU, will postpone their exchange period for the spring semester.

Otherwise, the studies will start on campus but carefully following the safety regulations. Some of the studies may be offered online. 


You will find the answers to frequently asked questions in the links below.

Q&A for students 

Q&A for staff