#besttime of your life

Vaasa for students

"Studying is the best time of your life" - is not just an idiom! When students are asked what VAMK is like, many mention a strong sense of community. Our campus is compact and just a walk away from the city centre, so almost everything is within a walking distance. No wonder it is easy to become close to your fellow students here!

Vaasa is a real city of students. We have more than 13,000 university students and some 4,000 students in vocational studies. In proportion to population, Vaasa is one of the biggest student cities in Finland. Every 5th bypasser is a student in higher education.

We've gathered here the most important tips and FAQs about starting your studies in Vaasa. Enjoy!