Meet Finnish Experts in Education

Would you like to learn directly from experts in teacher education? Are you interested in learning about the Finnish education system from local professionals, and seeing educational theory at work in the classroom? Are you looking for a tailor-made programme to cater to your group’s specific needs? Come to visit us in Helsinki, Finland.

What do we offer?

The University of Helsinki Centre for Continuing Education HY+ offers customized professional educational visits in English, which are designed to showcase Finnish practices in education.

  • Use Finnish innovative practices in your own context.
  • Concrete ideas to develop a school with happy and engaged students.
  • Learn about the latest educational research and practices from leading experts.

For Groups & Individuals

The visits are customized for teachers, principals, administrators, students and all others interested in learning about the Finnish educational system. The customized programs are for groups of 10 people or more.

For individuals, we offer a standard programme twice a year, offering an overall view of Finnish education system. Ask more from

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Founded in 1640, the University of Helsinki is the oldest university in Finland. With a student body of 36,500, it is also the largest university in Finland and one of the leading multidisciplinary universities in the world. The University of Helsinki is constantly ranked among the top 100 universities in the world. Teacher education is one of the core competences of the university.

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