Laurea provides its graduates with better opportunities for employment than any other Finnish university of applied sciences (AMKOTA 2006). At Laurea students can study Bachelor’s degree programmes and Master’s degree programmes. Laurea offers 16 Bachelor’s degree programmes out of which 8 are delivered in English. Laurea also offers Master’s degree programmes of which 2 are delivered in English. The largest fields of study at Laurea are Social Sciences, Business and Administration as well as Social Services, Health and Sports. Laurea also offers the possibility to participate in individual courses via the Open University studies. Laurea has approximately 8000 students in 7 study locations operating in the Greater Helsinki Region.