Studies in Industrial Management Engineering include designing, planning and optimization of products and manufacturing processes with product development, purchasing, human resources management and business management. This study plan not only gives students a variety of subjects to broaden their knowledge, but also allows them to have many options when it comes to choosing a career path.
Note: Online or distance studies do not make you eligible to apply for a Finnish residence permit.
The aim of this degree is to allow students to combine engineering skills and their understanding of business management. This is done by giving students the opportunity to approach engineering studies not only from a theoretical point of view, but also from an analytical perspective with practical work.
SAMK offers engineering studies via distance learning which gives you an opportunity to study flexibly in your own time. You will study and communicate in a global network of students and teachers. The studies also include contact teaching days which will take place online. In addition, you need to be present in Rauma, Finland for approximately a week every semester.
At the end of your studies, you are expected to deliver a bachelor’s thesis. In this thesis, you are to demonstrate your ability to apply your knowledge and skills in practical expert duties related to the professional studies.
Students graduating with a Bachelor of Engineering in Industrial management have a wide variety of career paths available to them immediately upon graduation. Many find employment in various different industries from metal or marine industry to different service industries.