Do you want to
change the world?

In TAMK Proakatemia you will learn how to work as a team entrepreneur with real clients and understand the true meaning of teamwork. In Proakatemia you will acquire skills that are needed in future business life and learn how to guide your own learning process.

You will learn from customer projects, seminars and by writing essays based on the professional literature that is best suited for your goals and your learning plan. When you graduate, you will be rewarded with a vast network and a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) degree that will open the doors for your future!

The application period begins on the 8th of January 2020 and ends on the 22nd of January 2020!

We believe that entrepreneurship is an effective way to start creating a better world. That’s why we at Proakatemia strive to coach our students so that they can learn the skills that are required of them in the future.


Entrepreneurship and team leadership

Proakatemia is a unit of entrepreneurship and team leadership in Tampere University of Applied Sciences. You can now study with us in English as well!
You will graduate as a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA), which will provide you with several possibilities in the future.

All the students in Proakatemia belong to the same community, work together and aim at helping
each other. Teamwork is the key!

Studying in Proakatemia

Our students begin their studies with basic studies, which include courses in for example mathematics, corporate finance and business law. At the same time, the students start to familiarize themselves with the concept of team learning.

In Proakatemia the students don’t have a fixed timetable, because they will build it themselves based on their projects and meetings with the team. A typical week in Proakatemia consists of:

- training sessions*
- projects
- weekly meetings with the team
- seminars
- writing essays

* Training session is a session, where the team gathers to learn together about a specific subject by using dialogue as a learning method.


Teamwork is a crucial part of studying in Proakatemia. Team learning requires strong commitment and presence and active participation in team activities is also a requirement for achieving good results.


In Proakatemia you will learn how to set goals for youself and how to guide yourself to reach those goals. You will learn by getting feedback from your team, from your coach and, of course, from your customers.


In the beginning of their studies, our students will establish their own business, which is usually a cooperative. This means, that you will actually get to be an entrepreneur, run a real business and also earn some money while studying.


Proakatemia has a strong community and the students share a large workspace together. The coaches are also right around the corner. The students and coaches work together every day to improve our community and the way we work.

Student life in Tampere

- Tampere has been ranked no. 1 in the national survey of best study places in Finland!

- Finland is a country renowned for its safety, clean air and nature. It is also
home to one of the best education systems in the world and guaranteeing the same educational
opportunities for everyone regardless of social or economic background.