Satakunta University of Applied Sciences

University of Applied Sciences




Satakunta University of Applied Sciences (SAMK) is located on the west coast of Finland, in the Satakunta region. We host approximately 6,500 , including about 150 international students and trainees. At the moment there are 25 degree programmes at SAMK, five of them are offered in English: Environmental Engineering, Physiotherapy and Innovative Business Services in the city of Pori, and International Business and Marketing Logistics in Rauma.

According to the nationwide feedback system of the Finnish Ministry of Education and Culture, Opala Survey 2007 - 2009, SAMK provides the best education among universities of applied sciences in Finland.

Courses offered through English


Pori, Rauma, Kankaanpaa and Huittinen - offer affordable housing. You should budget for €250 - €350 per month.