Why Do We Enjoy Studying in Tampere?

This time we would like to present you two students' stories, who came from abroad to continue their studies in the 3rd biggest Finnish city. 
 

The Story of How I came to UTU

My name is Milla and here is my life in a nutshell: I was born in Klaukkala, Nurmijärvi, Finland, and at the age of seven we moved to Lincoln, NE to follow our American step-dad and my life away from...
 

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...
 

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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