Master's Degree Programme in Construction
Master of Engineering, 60 ECTS

Master of Engineering

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Name of the Degree Programme

Master's Degree Programme in Construction


- Construction Engineering, Structural Design
- Construction Engineering, Production

Qualification awarded

Degree: Master of Engineering.

The Master’s Degree Programme in Conctruction is a university of applied sciences degree with close ties to the working life. The programme grants graduates the same qualifications for job positions in the public sector as a master’s in an academic university.

Level of qualification

The degree programme leads to a higher education degree which is a second cycle Master-level degree in the European Higher Education Area (EHEA). According to the eight-level classification of the European Qualifications Framework (EQF) the degree represents level 7.

Specific admission requirements

Please see the websites and

On the websites, application and instructions are in Finnish language for the degree programmes taught in Finnish.

Specific arrangements for recognition of prior learning (RPL)

The arrangements are based on the general RPL guidelines established at Seinäjoki University of Applied Sciences. Please see the website

Qualification requirements and regulations (incl. graduation requirements)

Please see the Degree Regulations of Seinäjoki University of Applied Sciences.

Pedagogical approach and learning environment

Socio constructivism.

Profile of the programme

The purpose of the programme is to enhance the expertise of professionals with adequete theoretical knowledge and to answer to the needs of the working life. The studies provide graduates with readiness to obtain the certification required by the authorities. The degree deepens and expands student’s knowledge of their profession and it is closely intertwined with the working life.

Occupational profiles

The aim of the degree programme is to provide graduates with readiness to work in demanding duties, such as project, production and designing manager, in the field of construction.


Access to further studies

Eligible for doctoral studies.

Structure of the studies

Studies in structural design provide graduates with required competence based on theoretical studies. Teaching concentrates on designing according the Eurocode system (timber, steel and concrete structures), Structural Mechanics and Building Physics.

Studies in production provide graduates with competence in Project Management, Contracting, Business Economics and BIM.

Examination regulations, assessment and grading

Please see the Degree Regulations of Seinäjoki University of Applied Sciences.

Graduation requirements

Please see the Degree Regulations of Seinäjoki University of Applied Sciences.

Mode of study

This programme is a part of our adult education. Students attend part-time and teaching takes place through various modes on weekends (Fri. –Sat.). Intensive study weeks in august/september and in may/june are possible.

Head of degree programme

Technology Director Mr Pauli Huhtamäki, tel.:+358 (0)40 830 4151, pauli.huhtamaki(at)

Student counsellor

Coordination of international mobility

Student services

Frami Campus. Tel.: +358 (0)20 124 5055,