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Exchange Studies: Mechanical Engineering (Bachelor level)


Teaching languages

  • English


Choose 0 - 60 cr


Min. 1 year of studies completed at the home institution. Student's study background must be compatible with this Exchange Study Progamme.


Exchange students are recommended to complete approx. 5 ECTS per exchange month (totaling 30 ECTS per semester).

Students applying to this Exchange Study Programme should choose courses in their study plan mainly from this course offering. In addition to the professional studies, students can complement their studies by choosing language and communication courses (see Exchange Studies: Languages and Communication offering for all Exchange Students)

If students find courses suitable to their study background also in other Exchange Study Programmes at Jamk, they may propose 1-2 per semester in their study plan. However, enrolment for them is not guaranteed.

Further Information

- Autumn semester: from the end of August towards the end of December
- Spring semester: from the beginning of January towards mid-May

Course Enrolment:
Course enrolments and possible changes to the study plan are done after arriving to Jamk. Each course has a limited number of places for exchange students and thus, some students may not get in to their preferred courses and have to change their course choices and enrolment after arrival.

Tailor-made study packages outside of exchange programmes:
There might be some separately agreed and tailored study packages for certain student groups (usually fees apply). In case of the packages courses in this Exchange Study Programme, the regular exchange student nomination/application process and support services do not apply. The receiving programme of Jamk shall co-ordinate the package from beginning to end. Please contact the study package liaison for further information.


Courses in this Exchange Study Programme are meant for Incoming Exchange Students who study mechanical engineering or related study field at their home institution. An exchange agreement with Jamk and the home institution including mechanical engineeringas a study field is required. Students should contact their home institution’s International Office/Services to find out if an co-operation agreement exists.

The courses are part of our curricula for degree students and are taught in English. Studying is full-time and includes both contact lessons, online work, independent studying and/or group work. There is no specific exam period, exams are usually at the end of each course.

One ECTS credit is equivalent to about 27 hours of student work.

Practical training placements via this programme can be enquired (placement not guaranteed).

Code Name Credits (cr)

Autumn 2024

(Choose ects: 23 )

0 - 23
TKKP0560 3D Modeling 6
TK00BS16 Product Development Project 5
TKTT0130 Machine Component Design 3
TKKP0400 Statics 4
TLXV1580 Advanced Use of Excel in Technical Applications 5
ZZ00CK91 InnoFlash 2

Spring 2025

(Choose ects: 40 )

0 - 40
TKTP0100 Manufacturing Automation 5
TKSUE310 Finite Element Methods FEM 4
TKSK0300 User Interface Design 5
TKSK0200 Usability and Ergonomics 5
TKKP0500 Strength of Materials 6
TKSUJ210 Strength of Materials 2 4
TKSUJ110 Mechanical Engineering Design 4
TK00BS17 Machine Design Project 7
EXSTLANGUAGES Exchange Studies: Languages and Communication offering for all Exchange Students 0 - 15
BI00BB47 Each One Teach One 2 - 8
BI00BB10 English Conversation 5
BI00CP95 Spanish for Beginners 1 5
BI00CP96 Spanish for Beginners 2 5
BI00BB19 Finnish for beginners 5
BI00BX78 Improve your English 5
BI00CP91 French for beginners 1 5
BI00CP92 French for beginners 2 5
BI00CP93 German for beginners 1 5
BI00CP94 German for beginners 2 5