Academic Year guide 2017
Welcome to start your studies in Kajaani!
Student Union KAMO
Our tutoring students will help you in all kinds of issues during your study path at KAMK.

Studying at KAMK

Right to Study and Enrolment

Supporting your Studies

Contact information

All the schools are located within a shared campus area.

Postal address:       

Kajaani University of Applied Sciences

P.O. Box 52

FI-87101 Kajaani, Finland

Tel. (switchboard)             +358 8 618 991

Email-addresses                firstname.lastname(at)


The contact information for the staff can be found (in Finnish) in Sinfoweb.




Study Office

Study office

Adress:  Tieto 1 building,  Ketunpolku 1, 87100 Kajaani

There is a study secretary for each school. One secretary deals separately with the degree programmes delivered in English. The Study Office is open from Monday to Friday between 10:00 – 15:00. Please note that all office hours apart from the above opening times are reserved for office staff to complete their other duties.

English-taught bachelor’s degrees, exchange students:

Ms Kirsi Sievers, English-taught Bachelor’s Degrees                   Tel. 044 7101 616

Ms Marja Haapavaara, Bachelor’s Degrees in Nursing                        Tel. 044 7101 133

Ms Sari Suvela, Bachelor’s Degrees in Business                                    Tel. 044 7101 764

Ms Satu Lesonen, Bachelor’s Degrees in Tourism and Sports            Tel. 044 7101 148

Ms Marita Karjalainen, Bachelor’s Degrees in Engineering                Tel. 044 7101 564

Ms Airi Meriläinen, Head of Study Affairs                                              Tel. 044 7101 618

Read more here.

Computers and information management/KamIT

If you have problems with school computers or programmes, KamIT is here to help you.

You can find instructions for different situations from KamIt web page (click the link to go to Office 365 log in page, log in with your username and password to open the instructions). There are instructions related to email, printing, Moodle, usernames, Intranet etc.

For urgent matters, call 044 4975 000 or for non-urgent matters email You can reach the Helpdesk staff from 8:00 am to 3:45 pm on weekdays.

Student Wellbeing at KAMK

Our students’ wellbeing at KAMK is important to us. We have tutoring teachers, study councellors, study office staff, student welfare office, study psychologist, student pastor (Kajaani Parish Services), tutoring students, all doing their best to support you to succeed in your studies. We also have the Student Health Centre Vital, located in Tieto 1 building, where there are student nurses and a doctor on campus.

All the student services are centralized to Tieto 1 building, together with campus Library.  The visiting address is Ketunpolku 1.

You can find further details of the services available from internet.

Study-related Fees

You can pay the study related fees such as printing credits, restoring the study right, applying for extension or the tuition fees in our online shop. If you cannot find the right payment or you have problems with the online shop, please contact the study office.

Janitor Services

When you need janitor services, help is available from the Helpdesk Janitors tel. 044 710 1111, email: vahtimestarit(at)

Information Desk

The Information Desk in Taito 1 deals with classroom and car reservations. The Info Desk is also the lost and found –place on campus.