"TAMK is a great asset for the start-up ecosystem." - student ambassador story
How long have you been in Tampere and what brought you here originally?
Over a year ago, I moved to Tampere as start-up entrepreneur and now I’m also pursuing my master degree in International Business Management at TAMK.
What TAMK degree do you study and why did you choose it?
I am currently following the Master's Degree in International Business Management.
As start-up entrepreneur you need to find a lot information and focus on how to raise your startup project globally. My master’s degree studies focus on such points.
In your opinion, what makes TAMK special?
I enjoy the practical learning and hands-on teaching that is offered. On top of that, TAMK has great professors with great experiences in many various fields.
How would you describe Tampere as a student city?
Personally, I believe Tampere is the most lovable city for students. It has so much to offer to students of all ages. In addition, here there is a vibrant start-up ecosystem.
Have you had memorable successes / epic failures in settling in Tampere? How did you overcome difficulties?
In the beginning, everything needed more time that what I’m used to back home. I tried to overcome it with practicing more patience.
To whom would you recommend Tampere as a place to study and why?
I highly recommend TAMK for entrepreneurs who aim to scale up their business on international level. Also for IT international talents. Tampere is a great place to live in. Especially for persons who have family
Photograph: Yasser Bata