Bachelor of Engineering, Information Technology (B.Eng)

South-Eastern Finland University of Applied Sciences – XAMK

In IT-programme you will focus on networking


Are you interested in the development of the next generation internet systems and services? Would you like to build a career in the dynamic area of information and communication technologies?

In Information Technology (IT) programme you will focus on networking. How the networks function and are managed. You will learn to build data secure, Internet connected wired or wireless local area networks. You can maintain and upgrade server systems.

At the last part of your studies all these are collected together and you will learn to build IoT (Internet of Things) -systems and you will understand their meaning and possibilities in global business.

You can also make programs with which you can verify that the systems are functioning correctly. You may include more programming skills into your curriculum. Personal skills development courses are guided and timed selfstudy.

This degree programme is taught in English. Most of the teachers are Finnish so you may communicate also in Finnish with staff and teachers.

Find out about the study possibilities for incoming exchange and double degree students here.

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Description of Profession

The future Internet is open for all kinds of new inventions. With this high quality education you have all the steps needed to make your own inventions. Many IT-students have found a job from some traditional industry as a server administrator or network specialist.

Career positions:

  • software specialist
  • server administrator
  • network specialist
  • information system designer
  • IoT designer
  • project manager


Student Stories

Mikhail Timofeev

Xamk offers the possibility to take courses not directly related to your specialisation or degree programme. "I have chosen to do several courses and one of them is game programming."

He also participated in a hackathon organised by NASA. "We did the most amazing app. You can’t even imagine. In the app you choose between random pictures of clouds that are taken from space."

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Program Duration:

42 Months

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Full Time


Patteristonkatu 3 D

Mikkeli , Finland





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