Master’s degrees are meant for graduates already in working life who want to further develop their expert skills. A UAS Master’s degree produces qualifications for public office that are equivalent to those produced by Master’s degrees taken in universities and other academic institutions.Master’s degrees consist of 60—90 ECTS credits. Education is carried out as blended learning. It is possible to study while working. Master’s degree programmes are instructed in Finnish.
Social Service Health and Sport
Master of health care, Master of social services
Active Ageing 90 cr, 3 years
You will gain multiform competence in ageing-related issues and will learn to operate in multi-professional development tasks supporting the rehabilitation and wellbeing of older people. You will be ready to develop, evaluate and renew services and social solutions furthering the health, functional ability and participation of the elderly.
Development and Management of Health Care and Social Services 90 cr, 2.5 years
You will strengthen your management skills focusing on competences in HR strategies, strategy competences and operation and quality development. You will strengthen your knowledge of your own expertise and learn to understand various phenomena related to organisational change processes and their management.
Techology, Communication and Transport
Master of engineering, Master of natural resources
Sustainable Energy Economy 60 cr, 2 years
You will gain competences in developing the bioenergy business, expand your views on sustainable development and management, and become ready for multidisciplinary and international network co-operation. You will understand the meaning of sustainable development and will have skills to develop the energy field in managerial duties. You will have the readiness to work as an independent expert.
Technology Competence Management 60 cr, 2 years
You will increase your development skills in the managerial duties and readiness to maintain your competences and develop your expertise. You will learn to forecast the development needs and changes of your field, manage customers, and develop strategic and HR strategic competences.
Social Sciences, Business and Administration
Master of business administration, Master of hospitality management or Master of culture and arts
Business Management and Leadership
90 cr, 2.5 years
You will gain competence in managing and developing your work community. You will deepen your own area of expertise and learn strategic planning and management of change. After graduating you will be able to recognise the challenges in your organisation and choose appropriate tools for development.
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Application to Master’s level programmes at Universities of Applied Sciences (UAS) takes place through the Finnish joint national application system. To be eligible, a prospective student has to possess a Bachelor’s Degree in the applied field or other applicable academic degree and a minimum of three years’ work experience after graduation in the applied field.