Category Archives: Finland

Internship – how to boost your career

Hey lovely international students! In addition to the series of texts dedicated to job hunting in Finland, I would like to put your attention into finding and doing an internship,…

Job opportunities for international students in Tampere

Foreign students can often be discouraged from applying to study in Tampere. This is because many believe that it can be difficult to find a part-time job to support themselves….

Three important steps to find a student job in Finland

Finding a job seems to be a very controversial topic for the new comers, especially international students in Finland. I remember before arriving here, I was searching for jobs in…

Finding a job as an international student

I have been living in Finland for the past three years and started the job seeking adventure about a year ago. Despite the fact that I haven’t yet got a…

Polar Night in Finland and how to cope with it

Almost everyone knows that Finland belongs to the Northern countries and it is supposed to have cold and snowy winters with magic in the air. This of course may depend…

Integrating into Finland and learning Finnish

My interest in other languages and cultures originates from school back at home in Britain, when I studied French and German and participated in an exchange to Germany. During studying…

Finland and UTA – a dream come true

Studying abroad is a dream that many students would love to fulfill during their lifetime. I was no different in this regard. Once I was done with my Master’s degree…

The land of thousand milk products

When you move to a different culture, kind of unprepared about what exactly to expect, as I did, the first thing you notice is not what works in the same…