Ticorporate is a business simulation environment where students can create their own applications and games in an authentic and up-to-date development environment. In Ticorporate, students develop software using agile development methods, which prepares them for the modern day work environment. Ticorporate is split into two parts, Demo Lab and Product Lab.


In Demo Lab, the goal is to hone the software and game development skills of the students. Ticorporate Demo Lab familiarizes the students to Agile software development and working in teams. In Demo Lab the goal is not to make commercial success out of the product.

Virtual Shock

Virtual Shock is virtual reality horror video game inspired by System Shock and Dead Space series. The game is exploration game where you wake up in a cryopod in a derelict space station and you soon realise that you are the only survivor and the whole station is infested with hostile aliens. The game was made for Valve Index but it is also fully playable with HTC Vive and Oculus Rift. The game was made during Ticorporate Demo Lab VII which was


In Ticorporate Product Lab students are aiming for commercial success with their product. During Product Lab, students will practice how to sell, market and commercialize their own product. Product Lab uses the same development methods as Demo Lab, but with the addition of the business aspect.


Balancelot is a game developed in Product Lab. A group of students created their first version of Balancelot during Ticorporate Product Lab. Balancelot was well received by gamers and it caught the attention of YouTubers as well. Jestercraft helped during the development, but also took a crusade to get the game available worldwide. Balancelot has been released and is out now! (Steam).


We offer you a unique chance to get you acquainted with the cutting edge of web & game development!


  • We're always on the lookout for new talent, especially content creators!
  • You can apply for Ticorporate Product Lab through open studies
  • Ticorporate Product Lab consists of 10 to 20 ECTS credits
  • Apply to Ticorporate Product Lab here!


  • Plant your ideas inside the minds of the students!
  • Observe and give feedback during the development progress
  • Visibility amongst students, maybe even new talents!
  • Although you can codevelop a product with our students, we have to point out that we don't do subcontracting

BIT pitch!

Ticorporate Product Lab culminates to a pitching event where the teams working on the Product Lab pitch their accomplishments to the public and judges. Click the image below to learn more!


Niko Kiviaho

niko.kiviaho (at) jamk.fi
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Teemu Pölkki

teemu.polkki (at) jamk.fi
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