How to Survive the Finnish Darkness: Part 2

Continuing with the topic of how to survive the Finnish darkness during the winter, here I present the second round of hacks provided by the ambassadors of Finland University. 
 

How to Survive the Finnish Darkness: Part 1

The impact of darkness during Finland’s long winters can be quite severe. As the days get shorter and the weather turns colder, people prefer to spend their time inside waiting for spring to come....
 

10 Quick Hacks for Job Seeking in Finland

I am Aayush Jaiswal and I am a Master’s Degree student enrolled in the International Program in Chemical Engineering at Åbo Akademi University. I came from the northern part of India (yes, where the...
 

Tips to Apply Successfully to Master's Degree Programmes

In this blog post, our student ambassadors share their tips on how to apply successfully to our member universities within the application period. 
 

A Simple Guide to Thrift Shopping in Finland

One of the greatest challenges for students, especially those living abroad, is learning to manage their finances carefully. From buying groceries to paying tuition fees, rents and monthly...
 

Smart Shopping in Joensuu Part 1: A List of Secondhand Shops

My name is Uyen Nguyen and I am from Vietnam. Currently, I am pursuing a Master's Degree in English Language and Culture at the University of Eastern Finland's, Joensuu campus.  When I need to buy...
 

Part-time Jobs for International Students in Finland

Working part-time not only allows you to have more financial freedom, but also gives you a great chance to understand Finland and Finnish working life better. As I have had my share of struggle when...
 

Making Friends During the Study Abroad

My two years Masters study is approaching its the end. It is neither a short, nor long period of time. Looking back at my stay here in Finland, I gained quite many friends here, even more than I had...
 

Academic Life in Finland

I am Mengyu Liu from Inner Mongolia, China. I have started my Masters degree in Media Education, University of Tampere, and have been studying here for a year. Today I want to  share my experience...
 

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