Category Archives: University of Tampere

Student unions, associations, clubs, hobbies, and volunteering

‘Student union’ refers to the Finnish lawful student union of universities, and ‘student association’ refers to any other student association. Within academia, I feel that it is easy to get…

What’s up with Finnish Student Associations?

This blog post was originally published in: https://blog.finlanduniversity.com/topic/student-stories  If you get accepted to one of our Master’s degree programmes, you will sooner or later get an e-mail from your responsible…

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,…

UTA Student Ambassadors 2016-2017

Hi, we are the UTA Student Ambassadors of the academic year 2016-2017! We act as a link between the university and the outside community and represent the University of Tampere…

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…

UTA Student Ambassadors 2015-2016

Welcome to the blog of the UTA Student Ambassadors! We are current UTA students and our aim is to act as a link between the university and the outside community…