International Services - Häme University of applied sciences
International Services
Häme University of applied sciences
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International Services

International Services

The aim of international services at Häme University of Applied Sciences is to support the development of the international competence of our staff and students. International services, i.e. HAMK International provides services to promote international student, trainee and staff mobility and also gives information about the many different ways to become international at HAMK. When you want to go abroad for studies or work placement or you are wondering about which alternative is the best for you, the staff of HAMK International will help you to find the best solution.

Each degree programme has an international contact person who is responsible for the coordination of incoming students.

HAMK International

Head of International AffairsKati Heikkinen
International Officer, Erasmus Institutional CoordinatorLeena Rantanen
International OfficerMalla Haaparanta
International OfficerTaina Honkavuori
International OfficerKirsi Liimatainen
International OfficerSaara Lindén
International AssistantAnnina Herala-Hemmilä

International Contact Persons

The international contact persons in the degree programmes take care of all the processes and actvities of HAMK’s incoming exchange students, trainees and staff. The contact persons are responsible for the international activities within their own degree programme and school and they also work in close cooperation with our international tutors.

Degree programmeName
​Agricultural and Rur​al Industries; Equine Industries; Forestry; Horticulture; Landscape Design and Construction; Sustainable DevelopmentMonna Alatalo
Biotechnology and Food EngineeringSatu Kivimäki
Business AdministrationTarja Pääkkönen
Business Information TechnologyLasse Seppänen
Construction EngineeringNiina Kovanen
DesignTarja Saari
Electrical and Automation EngineeringSusan Heikkilä
International BusinessDawn Aarnio
Information and Communication Technology; Mechanical Engineering and Production Technology; Traffic and Transport Management

1 June – 14 August 2020: Annina Herala-Hemmilä

(Malla Haaparanta)

Nursing, Forssa CampusPäivi Homan-Helenius
Nursing, Hämeenlinna CampusJaana Malmisuo
Social ServicesTuija Jurvanen

Häme University of Applied Sciences (HAMK)
HAMK International
Building C, 1st floor, office 155
Visakaarre 13
13100 Hämeenlinna


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