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Education for immigrants

Education for people with immigrant background

There are several schools and colleges in the Tampere region which provide studies specifically aimed for people with immigrant background. These studies often involve Finnish studies and the Finnish language requirements may be lower than in other studies. The study language is usually Finnish.

See what kind of studies are available at the moment (in Finnish):


Study in English

Tampere Vocational College Tredu

Tredu offers some studies in English. You can study the following in English: business management, tourism industry (hotel services), restaurant and catering services (waiter), international wilderness guide and log house building.


Tampere Adult Education Centre

TAKK offers some studies in English. Read more from their website (link below).


Tampere University & Tampere University of Applied Sciences

Both Tampere University and Tampere University of Applied Sciences offer studies in English. Read more from their website (link below).


Finnish language courses

Finnishcourses.fi is a platform that gathers together Finnish language courses from different education providers. Prices of the courses vary, some may be free of charge.