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Welcome to TAMK new students!

NOTE: Contingency plans (COVID-19) for new students regarding Autumn 2020 start


Official pre-arrival tasks

Nice to see you! You have made one of the best decisions of your life to come to TAMK to start building your future with us. These are your instructions for what you must, should and can do to prepare a successful start to your studies at TAMK. Please read carefully and follow each step - we look forward to having you here soon!

  1. Confirm your study place 
  2. Register as present or absent  (+tuition fee payment for non EU/EEA students)
  3. Start immigration procedures (if applicable)
  4. Book student housing (if necessary)
  5. Apply for KELA Financial Aid for Students and Housing Allowance (if applicable)
  6. Prepare for original document check and accreditation
  7. Register your TUNI account (please note that ID activation is only possible with Finnish online banking codes at the moment, information will be sent in our newsletter as soon as possible)
  8. Join the Tamko Students’ Union and get your student card
  9. Familiarise yourself with the orientation of your degree programme (links below) 
  10. Plan your arrival in Tampere


Programme specific information

Programme specific instructions provide you with detailed information on where and when your studies start.

Bachelors degrees:

Master’s degrees:

Non-degree education:

Professional Teacher Education


Newsletters for new students

You lost the message you received by email? Your student selection was still pending? No matter - here you can find the letters sent in spring 2020.

Newsletter 1  (March 2020)

Newsletter 2  (April 2020)

Newsletter 3  (May 2020)