Finding a Job Outside the Research World as a PhD

Krista has worked closely with the industry in TOHTOS project, which aimed to develop the working life relevance of doctoral training. After getting her own PhD, she went to project management and...
 

Is Finland Safe for Female Students?

From my interaction with friends and intending students on social media in the course of my job as a student ambassador, I have come to realise that another major concern of most parents and...
 

The Education System in Finnish Universities

My name is Kamila Lepková and I am from Czech republic. Currently I study Master's degree in Medical Physics at the University of Eastern Finland in Kuopio campus. I would like to describe the...
 

The Way to Finland

My name is Tawfiqur Rahman, I am first year Master's student at the University of Eastern Finland from Bangladesh. Currently, I am studying the programme called Biology of Environmental Change in...
 

How Finland Became My Totally Unexpected Home

One of the definitions of the word home given by Cambridge Dictionary is “someone's place of origin, or the place where a person feels they belong”. I think I can add a bit more details. In my...
 

Application Period for 2019 is Now Closed

Thank you to everyone who sent in an application to study at one of our member universities. The application period for 2019 is now closed and all applicants will receive a decision on their...
 

Living Costs and Saving Tips

Hei everyone! I am Phat Do, a Vietnamese student currently in my second year of the Master’s degree programme in Linguistic Sciences at the University of Eastern Finland, Joensuu campus. Let me share...
 

Kuopio Calling

Christina Hess, who is originally from Germany, for the first time came to Finland 3 years ago as an exchange student. Finland was her final choice, because she had not known anything about this...
 

Last chance to apply to our member universities!

With applications to the University of Turku, Åbo Akademi University and the University of Eastern Finland closing in just a few days, here's one last look at what each university has to offer....
 

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