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TFK programme's regional webinars, Call 2024

Time and location:
8. – 26.3.2024
Microsoft Teams -kokous
Welcome to the regional webinars of the TFK programme in March 2024! The TFK programme organises regional webinars for the programme's actual target regions and countries as well as Ukraine. These sessions will give an overview on the potential cooperation patterns and aspects to take into consideration in different target areas when planning cooperation in each target area.

SIMHE services at higher education institutions

Questions related to the higher education of immigrants and asylum seekers are especially discussed in the higher education institutions responsible for SIMHE services (Supporting Immigrants in Higher Education in Finland), supported by the Ministry of Education and Culture.

Direction for the career from SIMHE guidance – A journalist and an administrative worker gained new ideas from career guidance

SIMHE guidance helps highly educated immigrants in Finland to integrate into society. This often happens through training and employment, like in the case of Anna Jarovaja and Elodie Magnier.

Finnish National Agency for Education Services

The Finnish National Agency for Education is responsible for the recognition of foreign qualifications and national certificates of language proficiency. We also offer services to the different sectors of education, citizens and visitors.

I would like to visit the National Agency for Education, how do I proceed?

Please check here for more information about how to visit us. If you would like to visit schools, please contact the schools or the monicipality directly.

Where/How can I do the National Certificate of Language Profiency?

Please visit here for more information about the test and all the practicalities involved.

How do I get a scholarship to Finland?

More information about possible scholarships can be found at Studyinfinland

I want to study in a Finnish university, how do I get admission?

Please visit Studyinfinland for more general information about studying in a Finnish higher education institution. Information about applying and admission is available in Studyinfo

I am interested in attending general upper secondary education (or vocational education) in Finland, how do I proceed?

Usually the admission to upper secondary level education in Finland takes place annually in joint admission from mid- February to early. With the exception of IB-programmes and a couple of English...

How do I get my child to early education or primary and lower secondary education?

In Finland, we have a very decentralised system and municipalities – as providers of education – as well schools and educational institutions have high level of independency. . We recommend you...
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