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Students

 

Attractiveness to students

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

 

4,6

 

Joint application to higher education, spring

 

5,2

 

Joint application to higher education, autumn

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

Annual intake, degree students

full-time programmes

 

 

2013 

2014 

2015 

Culture  130  130  136
Natural Sciences 80  80  110 
Natural Resources and the Environment 30  30  30 
Tourism‚ Catering and Domestic Services 70  70  76 
Social Services‚ Health and Sports  408 458  415 
Technology‚ Communication and Transport 588610 717 
Social Sciences‚ Business and Administration  220  220  253 
TOTAL  1526 1598  1737 

Annual intake, degree students

multi-modal study programmes

 

 

2013 

2014 

2015 

Culture
Natural Sciences 20  20 
Natural Resources and the Environment
Tourism, Catering and Domestic Services 30  30  30 
Social Services, Health and Sports 80 105  86 
Technology, Communication and Transport 7090 70 
Social Sciences, Business and Administration  40  65  80 
TOTAL  240 310  266 

 

 

Student numbers 2015

  • Full-time studies – 7833

  • Multi-modal studies – 1179

  • Master´s degrees – 601

  • Vocational Teacher Education – 612 

 

2013 

2014 

2015 

Full-time studies 8074  7854  7833 
Multi-modal studies 1002  1069  1179 
Master’s degrees 554  572  601 
Vocational Teacher Education 652  585  612 
TOTAL  10282  10080  10225 

 

 

Student numbers by field of study

Degree programmes (20th September)

 

 

2013 

2014 

2015 

Culture 904  833  776 
Natural Sciences 566  552  550 
Natural Resources and the Environment 154  151  179 
Tourism, Catering and Domestic Services 553  498 471 
Social Services, Health and Sports  2409 2482  2565 
Technology, Communication and Transport 3631 3575 3644 
Social Sciences, Business and Administration  1413  1404  1428 
TOTAL 9630  9495  9613 

 

 

 

Students who completed over 55 study credits, by field of study (%)

Registered as present in the autumn

 

56.7%

2015

total 
56.4%

2014

total 
47.8%

2013

total 

 

 

2013 

2014 

2015 

Culture 46,4  55,155,4
Natural Sciences 36,7 44,1  50,3 
Natural Resources and the Environment 43,8 59,6  56,6 
Tourism, Catering and Domestic Services 52,5  62,6 50,3 
Social Services, Health and Sports  60,9 64,7  65,9
Technology, Communication and Transport 43,552,5 53,1 
Social Sciences, Business and Administration 41,5 56,0 56,1 
TOTAL  47,8  56,4  56,7 

 

 

Numbers of graduating students

Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees

 

2013 

  AMK  YAMK
Culture 160  13
Natural Sciences 60 13
Natural Resources and the Environment 26
Tourism, Catering and Domestic Services 124  0
Social Services, Health and Sports  470 82 
Technology, Communication and Transport 60760
Social Sciences, Business and Administration  248 27
TOTAL 1695  195 

 

2014

  AMK  YAMK
Culture 160  1
Natural Sciences 67 20
Natural Resources and the Environment 17
Tourism, Catering and Domestic Services 120 0
Social Services, Health and Sports  495 84 
Technology, Communication and Transport 52947
Social Sciences, Business and Administration  265 51
TOTAL  1653  203 

 

2015

  AMK  YAMK
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 54156
Social Sciences, Business and Administration  247 43
TOTAL  1603 210 

 

Vocational Teacher Education

2013 

2014 

2015 

319336 269

 

Feedback on studies at graduation, master’s degree students

OPALA feedback

 

2013 

2014 

2015 

 After graduation, I can apply in working life what I have learned on this programme.  3,21  3,34 3,17
 I received sufficient guidance for my Master’s thesis.  3,21  3,20  3,13 
 The Master’s thesis supported my learning process.  3,47  3,50  3,46 

 

 

 

Open University of Applied Sciences

Credits earned through Open UAS, by field of study

 

2013 

2014 

2015 

Culture 41 173 298
Natural Sciences 47  194  238 
Natural Resources and the Environment 58 110  225 
Tourism, Catering and Domestic Services 47  207 254 
Social Services, Health and Sports  73 1377  2901 
Technology, Communication and Transport 8251492 1623 
Social Sciences, Business and Administration  615  1751  2709 
TOTAL  1706  5304  8248 

 

 

 

Employment

Employment

Employment situation for TAMK graduates on completion of their studies, % of respondents.
The data collection method changed in 2015. As a result, the number of respondents is about half what is was in earlier years.

 

2013 

2014 

2015 

Culture 48,5  48,5  53,5 
Natural Sciences 65,2  62,4 76,3 
Natural Resources and the Environment 56,0  42,1  57,1
Tourism, Catering and Domestic Services 75,4  71,9 64,2 
Social Services, Health and Sports  76,1  67,8  58,3
Technology, Communication and Transport 70,1  64,1  60,5 
Social Sciences, Business and Administration  77,6  71,9  75,7 
TOTAL  71,1 65,5  63,4 

 

Employment in the Tampere Region

TAMK graduates employed in the Tampere Region, as percentage of total in employment.
The data collection method changed in 2015. As a result, the number of respondents is about half what is was in earlier years.

 

 

2013 

2014 

2015 

Culture 55,6  61,5  47,8 
Natural Sciences 86,7  79,2  91,1 
Natural Resources and the Environment 50,0  75,0  25,0
Tourism, Catering and Domestic Services 70,8  80,5  83,7 
Social Services, Health and Sports  70,6  74,2  68,3 
Technology, Communication and Transport 73,4  73,2  69,4
Social Sciences, Business and Administration  82,5  85,1  78,3 
TOTAL  73,1  75,9  72,2 

 

 

Internationality

Numbers of non-Finnish graduates,
by field of study

  • Non-Finnish graduates – 361

  • Finnish graduates – 9252

Numbers of non-Finnish graduates by field of study 

2013 

2014 

2015 

Culture 10  11 
Natural Sciences  2 
Natural Resources and the Environment
Tourism, Catering and Domestic Services 10  10 
Social Services, Health and Sports  10 
Technology, Communication and Transport 18  33  21 
Social Sciences, Business and Administration  21  23 
TOTAL  44  85  72 

 

 

International exchanges 2015

students and trainees

 

  • Out-going – 864

  • In-coming – 428 

Long-term exchanges, over 3 months 

2013 

2014 

2015 

Out-going 333  370  348 
In-coming  275  247  274 
TOTAL  608  617  622 

 

Short-term exchanges, under 3 months

2013 

2014 

2015 

Out-going 510  603  516 
In-coming 214  167  154 
TOTAL  724  770  670 

 

 

International exchanges 2015

teachers and experts

 

  • Out-going – 521

  • In-coming – 334 

Long-term exchanges, over 1 month 

2013 

2014 

2015 

Out-going
In-coming  18 
TOTAL  5  2  20 

Short-term exchanges, under 1 month 

2013 

2014 

2015 

Out-going 409  515 519
In-coming 253  262  316 
TOTAL  662  777  835 

 

 

Global education

Number of participants in TAMK’s Global Education programmes

 

maapallo

Total

103

International partner universities

TAMK has partner universities approximately in 50 countries.

 

talo

Total

350

 

Research, Development and Innovation

Credits earned in RDI projects, by field of study

 

  • Culture – 3717

  • Natural Sciences – 2921

  • Natural Resources and the Environment – 561

  • Tourism

  •  Social Services

  •  Technology

  • Social Sciences

2013 

2014 

2015 

Culture  4384  4935 3717 
 Natural Sciences 1686  2800  2921 
 Natural Resources and the Environment 427  369  561 
Tourism‚ Catering and Domestic Services 3281 4535 3699 
 Social Services‚ Health and Sports  12281  13380  9477 
 Technology‚ Communication and Transport 13930  14556  15910 
 Social Sciences‚ Business and Administration  6799  11893  9802 
TOTAL  42788  52468  46087
TOTAL / student 4,9 6,1 5,1 

 

Total volume

RDI projects in progress

 

7,5

M€

 

 

Staff

Full-time staff 2015, person work years (pwy)

  • Teachers – 413

  • RDI personnel – 14

  • Other staff – 299

2013 

2014 

2015 

Teachers 410  401  413 
RDI personnel 19  21  14 
Other staff 301  295 299 
TOTAL  730  716  727 

 

 

Publications

 

425

2015, total

 

395

2014, total

 

276

2013, total

 

2013 

2014 

2015 

Humanities and Education 92  107 78 
Culture  53 108 113
 Natural Sciences –  11  20
 Natural Resources and the Environment 6 5
Tourism, Catering and Domestic Services 13 
 Social Services, Health and Sports  41  67  93 
 Technology, Communication and Transport 45  45  42 
 Social Sciences, Business and Administration  37  47  62 
YHTEENSÄ  276  395  425 

 

 

 

Financial data

 

External funding for RDI 2015 (1000 €)

  • RDI funding from external sources – 967

  • Total funding – 67200

2013 

2014 

2015 

RDI funding from external sources 4109  1384  967 
Total funding 73622  72457  67200 
   
RDI funding from external sources / Total funding 5,6 %  1,9 % 1,4 %

 

 

Provision of free-charging services 2015 (1000 €)

  • Free-charging services – 2409

  • Total funding – 67200

2013 

2014 

2015 

Free-charging services 2136  2538  2409 
Total funding 73622  72457  67200 
   
Free-charging services / Total funding 2,9 %  3,5 % 3,6 %

 

 

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

 

2015, €  

2015, % 

Staff expenses 48 157 688  71,63 
Other operating expenses 6 926 975  10,30 
Premises and facilities 3 766 321  5,60 
Materials and services 3 363 836  5,00 
Financing costs 1 562 575  2,32 
Profit / Loss -570 044 – 0,85 
Write-offs 4 027 942  5,99 
TOTAL  67 235 294  100 % 

 

Profit and loss statement, income

2015, €  

2015, % 

Unit cost funding 60 468 749  89,94 
Grants and subsidies 3 459 576  5,15 
Other revenues 2 793 199  4,15 
Other operating income 478 896  0,71 
Financial income 34 874  0,05 
TOTAL 67 235 294  100 %