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STUDENTS |  OPEN UAS  |   EMPLOYMENT  |   INTERNATIONALITY  |  RDI |   STAFF  |   PUBLICATIONS  |   FINANCIAL DATA

 

Students

 

Attractiveness to students

(number of applicants making TAMK their first-choice study destination per available study place)

 

4,96

 

Joint application to higher education, spring

 

4,03

 

Joint application to higher education, autumn

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

Annual intake, degree students

full-time programmes

 

2015 

2016

2017

Culture  130 130 130 
Natural Sciences 100 100   70 
Natural Resources and the Environment 30  30 30 
Tourism‚ Catering and Domestic Services 70  60  60
Social Services‚ Health and Sports  463 438 443
Technology‚ Communication and Transport 610 578 617
Social Sciences‚ Business and Administration  220  220 220
TOTAL  1623 1556 1570

Annual intake, degree students

multi-modal study programmes

 

 

2015 

2016

2017

Culture
Natural Sciences 0
Natural Resources and the Environment 20  30
Tourism, Catering and Domestic Services 30  40  40
Social Services, Health and Sports 130 155 106
Technology, Communication and Transport 90 75 90
Social Sciences, Business and Administration  75  65 75
TOTAL  345 335 341

 

 

Number of students 2017

  • Full-time studies – 7711

  • Multi-modal studies – 1308

  • Master´s degrees – 697

  • Vocational Teacher Education – 539

  • Extension Studies – 3155

 

2015 

2016

2017

Full-time studies 7833 7701 7711
Multi-modal studies 1179 1273 1308
Master’s degrees 601 618 697
Vocational Teacher Education 612 641 539
Extension Studies 2360 3288 3155
TOTAL  12585  13521 13 410

 

 

Students by field of study

Degree students (20th September)

 

 

2015 

2016

2017

Culture 776 749 749
Natural Sciences 550 551 470
Natural Resources and the Environment 179  187  210
Tourism, Catering and Domestic Services 471 432 451
Social Services, Health and Sports  2482  2722 2682
Technology, Communication and Transport 3575 3644  3634
Social Sciences, Business and Administration  1428 1460 1520
TOTAL 9613  9592  9716

 

 

 

Students who completed over 55 study credits  (%)

Registered as present in the autumn

 

63%

2014-2015

total
65%

2015-2016

total
63%

2016-2017

total

 

 

 

 

Numbers of graduates

Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees

 

2015

  Bachelor Master
Culture 138  6
Natural Sciences 57 22
Natural Resources and the Environment 33
Tourism, Catering and Domestic Services 137 0
Social Services, Health and Sports  450 83 
Technology, Communication and Transport 541 56
Social Sciences, Business and Administration  247 43
TOTAL  1603 210 

 

 

2016

  Bachelor Master
Culture 141 10
Natural Sciences 59 16
Natural Resources and the Environment 23 0
Tourism, Catering and Domestic Services 97 0
Social Services, Health and Sports  489 77
Technology, Communication and Transport 512 55
Social Sciences, Business and Administration  260 45
TOTAL 1581 203

 

2017

  Bachelor Master
Culture 130  18
Natural Sciences 65 25
Natural Resources and the Environment 24 4
Tourism, Catering and Domestic Services 63 15
Social Services, Health and Sports  562 92
Technology, Communication and Transport 489 39
Social Sciences, Business and Administration  233 35
TOTAL  1566  228

 

 

Numbers of graduates

Vocational Teacher Education

 

2015 

2016

2017

269 279 255

 

Feedback from Bachelor’s and Master’s degree students

Feedback was given just before graduation. Scale 1-7

 

2016

  Bachelor Master
Satisfaction with studies 5,0  5,0
Thesis 5,1  5,4
Practical training 5,5 
Internationality 4,9  4,2
Learning environments 5,1  5,5
Study contents 5,1  5,4
Teaching 4,9 5,4

2017

  Bachelor Master
Satisfaction with studies 5,1 5,7
Thesis 5,2 5,4
Practical training 5,7
Internationality 5,1 4,6
Learning environments 5,2 5,4
Study contents 5,2 5,2
Teaching 4,9 5,5

 

 

 

 

Open University of Applied Sciences

Credits earned through Open UAS, by field of study

 

2015 

2016

2017

Culture 298 473 444
Natural Sciences 238  185 228
Natural Resources and the Environment 225  110 186
Tourism, Catering and Domestic Services 254  176 448
Social Services, Health and Sports  2901  3554 2547
Technology, Communication and Transport 1623  1724 1903
Social Sciences, Business and Administration  2709  2952 3917
TOTAL  8248  9174  9673

 

 

 

Employment

Employment by field of study

Employment situation for TAMK graduates on completion of their studies, % of respondents are employed.

 

2015 

2016

2017

Culture 53,5  50,3  54,0
Natural Sciences 76,3 66,7 66,3
Natural Resources and the Environment 57,1 66,7 48,2
Tourism, Catering and Domestic Services 64,2  79,0 83,3
Social Services, Health and Sports  58 67,9 74,2
Technology, Communication and Transport 61 73,9 77,6
Social Sciences, Business and Administration  75,7 72,5 67,5
TOTAL  63,4  69,6  72,2

 

Employment in the Tampere Region

Employment situation for TAMK graduates on completion of their studies, % of those employed became employed in the Tampere Region.

 

2015

2016

2017

TOTAL 72,3 71,6 73,6

4.6% of those employed started as an entrepreneur in the Tampere Region.

 

 

Internationality

Numbers of non-Finnish degree students 2017

  • Non-Finnish graduates – 431

  • Finnish graduates – 9285

Non-Finnish graduates by degrees and Vocational Teacher Education

2015 

2016 

2017

Bachelor’s degrees  58 60 63
Master’s degrees 3 4 4
Vocational Teacher Education 1 2 4
TOTAL  62  66 71

 

 

International exchanges 2017

students and trainees

 

  • Outgoing – 654

  • Incoming – 407

Short-term and long-term exchanges

2015 

2016

2017

Outgoing 864 744 654
Incoming  428 390 407
TOTAL  1292 1134 1061

 

 

International exchanges 2017

teachers and experts

 

  • Outgoing – 514

  • Incoming – 403

 

Short-term and long-term exchanges

2015 

2016

2014 

Outgoing 521 497 514
Incoming 334 220 403
TOTAL  855 717 917

 

 

Global education

Number of participants in TAMK’s Global Education programmes

 

Total

2637

International partner universities

TAMK has partner universities approximately in 50 countries.

 

Total

360

 

Research, Development and Innovation

 

Total volume

RDI projects in progress

 

12,7

 

Million euros

Credits earned in RDI projects 2017

 

2015 

2016 

2017

Credits/student  5,1  4,9 4,9 
TOTAL  46087  45034   45647

 

Staff

Full-time staff 2017, person work years (pwy)

  • Teachers – 421

  • RDI personnel – 15

  • Other staff – 289

*) At TAMK, the teaching staff participates in RDI operations

2015 

2016

2017

Teachers* 413 421 412
RDI personnel* 14 15 14
Other staff 300 288 272
TOTAL  722 735 698

 

 

Publications

 

 

549

2017, total

 

517

2016, total

 

423

2015, total

 

 

 

 

2015

2016

2017

Humanities and Education 76 23 67
Culture  112 144 106
 Natural Sciences 18 19 19
 Natural Resources and the Environment 4 8 8
Tourism, Catering and Domestic Services 13 16 14
 Social Services, Health and Sports  91 134 177
 Technology, Communication and Transport 45 101 97
 Social Sciences, Business and Administration  61 70 62
TOTAL 423 517 549

 

 

 

Financial data

 

External funding for RDI 2017 (1000 €)

  • RDI funding from external sources – 2140

  • Total funding – 65378

2015 

2016

2017

RDI funding from external sources 1384  967  2140
Total funding 72457  67200  65 378
   
RDI funding from external sources / Total funding 1,4 % 3,3 %   5,18% 

 

 

Free-charging services 2017 (1000 €)

  • Free-charging services – 3402

  • Total funding – 65740

2015

2016

2017

Free-charging services 2977 3402 3168
Total funding 67200 65378 65740 
   
Free-charging services / Total funding 3,6 % 4,6 %  4,82 % 

 

 

Profit and loss statement, expenses (without Value Added Tax)

 

2017, €  

2017, % 

Staff expenses 45 975 811 69,91
Other operating expenses 6 604 729  10,04
Premises and facilities 3 799 473  5,78
Materials and services 2 535 692  3,86 
Financing costs 1 833 643 2,79
Profit / Loss 617 876 0,94
Write-offs 4 397 983 6,69
TOTAL  65 765 207  100 % 

 

Profit and loss statement, income

2017, €  

2017, % 

Unit cost funding 55 759 461 84,79
Grants and subsidies 5 760 437 8,76
Other revenues 3 600 186 5,47
Other operating income 620 306 0,94
Financial income 24 818 0,04
TOTAL 65 765 207 100 % 

 

 

Turnover approx. 65 M€ 
Financial result approx. 618 000 €