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.
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.
Please visit here for more information about the test and all the practicalities involved.
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...
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...
More information about curricula: Early childhood education The curriculum for early childhood education can be accessed here Pre-primary education The Finnish version for pre-primary education can be...
Finland does not have a centralised learning material system and there is no inspection of learning materials. Learning materials are mostly produced by commercial publishers. The Finnish National...
For a detailed description of the Finnish education system, please visit the Eurydice (European Commission) website: https://eurydice.eacea.ec.europa.eu/national-education-systems/finland/…...