JAMKO's New Student's Guide

information for new students starting in JAMK UAS

Navigating JAMK UAS


JAMK is one of the most popular Universities of Applied Sciences in Finland. It is located in Jyväskylä, a student-friendly, human-sized city offering a wide range of activities and opportunities, surrounded by Central Finland’s numerous lakes and immense forests.

Campuses of JAMK University of Applied Sciences:

  • Main Campus (Rajakatu)
  • Dynamo (Lutakko, Piippukatu)
  • Music (Pitkäkatu)
  • Natural Resources Institute (Saarijärvi, Tarvaala)

The campuses are located around the city central apart from the Natural Resources Institute.  Each study field are mainly located in their own campuses, but you should be ready to travel a bit every once in a while.

More information on JAMK’s website.

Travelling around the city

Jyväskylä city center is compact and that is why it is quite simple to move around with a bike or by foot. You can also use buses to move between campuses. Check the website for Jyväskylä city’s bus service for more information about local buses. More about travelling to Jyväskylä and within the city.