Iceland looks to adopt Finnish anti-bullying programme KiVa

A presidential delegation from Iceland visited the University of Turku this week to sign an MOU that brings Finland’s anti-bullying programme KiVa one step closer to Icelandic schools. The...
 

More Thai teachers graduate in Tampere

The latest graduation ceremony in Tampere was attended by representatives from RMUTT, its sister universities, the University of Tampere, Finland University (the main co-ordinating body), and the...
 

A guide to housing application in Joensuu

Introduction to Elli As you might know from the Practical Guide email sent from your institution, Joensuun Elli is the primary housing agency for students in Joensuu, Finland. There are two main...
 

Student story: Mariia Pohorila

Mariia, who originally comes from Ukraine, had dreamt about coming to Finland since she was a child, as she had heard stories about the country and its culture from her Finnish relatives. This dream...
 

Student story: Mikhail Milovanov

It was through a friend who already studied at the University of Eastern Finland that Mikhail Milovanov first heard about the Master's Degree Programme in International Business and Sales Management...
 

University educators in Brazil complete University of Tampere course

Anima Educação is a Brazilian education group that runs five higher-education institutions with some 100,000 students across several states in Brazil. Anima’s spirit is rooted in the transformative...
 

What’s up with Finnish student associations

In fact, not every country has this system and you may have absolutely no idea what student associations actually are. Therefore, I want to explain a little bit what it is that is so great about...
 

Life in Kuopio

Pursuing personal goals  Opportunity to study and live abroad was my number one goal: when I was 14 I clearly understood that it was a right path for me and started to improve my English. At the same...
 

Training teachers in Indonesia

The Mutiara Insani School in Purwakarta – a town some 85 kilometres east of Indonesia’s capital Jakarta – was originally founded in 2010 to provide free education for underprivileged children. The...