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...
 

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...
 

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...
 

Leading Vietnam university chooses Finland for cyber security studies

With more than 60,000 undergraduate students and some 5,600 faculty members, VNUHCM is one of Vietnam’s largest universities. Its multi-disciplinary academic programme covers information technology,...
 

Strong growth continues in 2018

2017 was a strong year of growth for Finland University and saw us add new key members to our team. Our member universities delivered successful new education programmes in new markets in Asia,...
 

Here’s how to stop bullying in schools

Developed in Finland by the University of Turku, KiVa is a tried-and-tested program to tackle and prevent bullying in schools. KiVa received the European Crime Prevention Award in 2009, and national...
 

A Master’s Degree in Education for teachers in Aceh

The Sukma Foundation – which was established after the 2004 tsunami for rebuilding the education in Aceh area in Indonesia – contacted Finland University for enhancing the competencies of the...
 

Building research capabilities for a teacher training institute

The Ministry of Education of the Sultanate of Oman was eager to establish research operations in its Specialised Centre for Professional Training of Teachers. The aim was to create a sustainable way...