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About Europass

Information about Europass

Europass is a free tool that helps you create a portfolio to show your skills and find a job or a study place in Europe. You can safely upload certificates, applications, and CVs into the Europass portal. You can also create new CVs and cover letters with Europass.

  • Europass helps students and employees present their skills in an understandable way. With Europass, learners can show their competence in an easy and reliable way in Finland and internationally.
  • Schools and universities support the internationalization of students by admitting Europass documents and instructing students to use Europass. It is the schools’ responsibility to admit university certificates and mobility documents.
  • With Europass, employers and schools can estimate and compare the skills and competence of applicants more easily. The clear and uniform documentation of competence enables better utilizing of skills. Europass helps education professionals to better guide their applicants.
  • The Europass portal can suggest suitable work and study opportunities based on the users’ interests and previous experience.
  • Digitalization, flexibility, and transparency have been taken into account.

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By registering and creating a profile, you  will have access to the Europass Smart Proposal Tool, search functions and the Library, where CVs, cover letters and applications can be stored. By using the versatile tools of Europass, you too can follow and further the development of your career! 


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Become a registered Europass user!

What benefits are there for registered users?

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Europass future developments

Europass is undergoing changes this summer and autumn!

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Higher education institutions ready to digitalise the Diploma Supplement

Updates about the ADDS UP project and the digitalisation of the Diploma Supplement.

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Europass Mobility supports internationalization

How can the Europass Mobility document support the internationalization of the education institution?

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The New Europass in a Nutshell

A quick introduction to the most important functionalities and services of Europass.

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Developing the Diploma Supplement

The Diploma Supplement will be digitalised. Read more about the project!



You can contact us by sending an email to the following address: europassi(a)

You can also follow Europass on social media:

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Making competence visible with Europass

The Europass CV allows users to comprehensively describe the valuable work life skills that they have acquired.

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Collecting Confidence Abroad

Jenni Ripatti recommends going abroad as an exchange student to all young people. She herself gathered a lot of confidence and courage during her exchange.

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Recruitement Talks of the Whole

How can a young job seeker stand out in a highly competitive market?

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Describe what you succeeded in doing and follow your motivation

Identifying your competence and putting it into words is a skill that would indeed be needed when you are applying for a job.

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In the beginning, a new employee does not have a clue about anything

When starting a new job, a new employee is totally lost - and that is great!

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A career within the United Nations – From outer space to field support

Heli has achieved what many dream of: a career within the UN. How did she achieve it and what advice can she offer to our readers?

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A case of diagnosed wanderlust

Prestina Buggenhout has taken quite many interesting turns during her life, before landing in the Netherlands. And it seems like her adventures in foreign lands are far from over.

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Skill development offers opportunities in working life

Joni Mäkinen is in charge of skill development at Alma Media. Mäkinen encourages employees to be brave and think about why and how they want to develop their skills.

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A busy man

Latvian student Austris Štāls got involved in Haaga-Helia’s Student Union because he wanted to do something useful with his free time. Now he loves his job and works long hours.