Häme University of Applied Sciences offers a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration in the field of information and communication technology. During the studies, you will be working on practical technology creating different computer applications, with a touch of business.

Creating large applications is always teamwork. In Computer Applications, you get to use different environments from web pages and systems to mobile apps and games.

As a part of the studies, you will study artificial intelligence, cloud services, server operating systems and much more. So having those skills you can apply to many different programming jobs after graduation.

Digital technology takes over all areas of our life. Therefore new programmers are needed in inventing and creating the applications. Programming requires logical thinking, understanding users and a lot of patience.

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Degree info

  • Bachelor of Business Administration
  • 3,5 academic years / 210 ECTS
  • Language of instruction: English
  • Tuition fee: 9 700€ / academic year
  • Campus: Hämeenlinna

Edunation application period

Regular Admissions
• 25.10.2023 - TBA
Pathway to Finland program
• Online studies: 31.07.2023
• Study hub in Finland: 17.07.2023

By completing the Computer Applications degree program, you become a professional programmer fit to work in the modern business world and ready for the modern ICT challenges.

During your studies you will work in connection to real-life companies, and by the time of graduation you have a wide network and practical skills to apply to many different programming jobs all over the world.

The core competence studies in Computer applications cover a wide range of topics in programming. You will learn programming languages and techniques. Studies include also for example user interface design, operating systems, web development, databases, cloud operations, software robotics, business and innovation, probability and statistics.

After this, you will select studies according to your own interests and focus on for example augmented reality, artificial intelligence or big data. It will also be possible to select profiling studies from other degree programs.

Studies will cover the following themes:

  • business intelligence
  • web pages, mobile apps, games
  • professional programming
  • artificial intelligence
  • ICT enterpreneurship
  • server operating systems
  • Logical thinking in
  • development projects
  • creating new applications
  • data processing
  • teamwork

As you graduate from the Computer Applications program, you have studied many topics widely requested in IT industry.

Your title could be for example:

  • Software Developer/Engineer
  • Application Designer/Developer
  • Digital Business Analyst
  • Systems Developer
  • Programmer
  • Web Developer
  • Application Developer
  • Game Programmer
  • User Interface Designer
  • Project Manager
  • IT Specialist
  • Entrepreneur
  • AR/VR Developer
  • Data Analyst
  • AI Programmer

Our Edunation Pathway to Finland program offers guaranteed access to HAMK’s bachelor programs and you can get accepted within 2 days.

The admission requirements are:

  • High school diploma / Higher Secondary Education
  • Transcript of records
  • Proof of English language: from IELTS 5.5, TOEFL IBT 46-59, Duolingo 85-90, or equivalent
  • Copy of passport ID page

You can find more information about the English language requirement on our page.

Students are pre-screened on a first-come, first-served basis.

The admission requirements for the program can be found on the university page.

Further information about the tuition fee and available scholarships for the program can be found on the university page.

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