Welcome to Finland

Finland is a Nordic country blessed with breathtaking green forests, cutting edge urban living, technology and design.

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It’s also known for its transparent, open and straightforward values. A clean environment, equality, quality and a high standard of education are the key elements of Finnish society. This rare combination of factors adding to a highly functional way of life, makes it easy to understand why Finland is constantly ranked as one of the best places to live and learn.



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Finnish educational system

The Finnish education system offers for every one equal opportunities for high-quality basic education, and open opportunities for vocational training and higher education.

Study abroad

Some of the reasons why everyone should study abroad and why you should consider Finland University member universities as your choice.
The Finnish Parliament was the first in the world to allow all women to vote and run for election. Finland ⎼ a pioneer of gender equality since 1906.

For parents

In choosing Finland you are sending your children to study in one of the safest and most stable countries in the world.
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Facts and figures

Finland is one of the most exotic experiences to discover.

Finland in media


Five for Friday: Wood innovations
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Given that Finland has the densest coverage of forest in the world, it’s probably no surprise then that wood has been an integral part of its industry over the centuries. But it’s not all log cabins and saunas. Here are some more recent offerings from local companies. The post Five for Friday: Wood innovations appeared first on Good News from Finland.

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VTT wearable sensor guides visually impaired
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VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland has developed a sensor device for the visually impaired that enables them to sense their environment and move around in a safer manner. The post VTT wearable sensor guides visually impaired appeared first on Good News from Finland.

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Holiday greetings!
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Good News from Finland is taking a well-deserved break. We’ll be back on 9 January with more good news. Until then, wishing you a safe and relaxing festive season! The post Holiday greetings! appeared first on Good News from Finland.

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Five for Friday: Our most popular articles in 2016
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Many things have been happening in 2016 for Good News from Finland, least of all we have enjoyed a significant boost in our readership. So, among the groundbreaking innovations, exciting startups and investment news we’ve reported on these past 12 months, are you wondering what has been checked out the most? The post Five for Friday: Our most popular articles in 2016 appeared first on Good News from Finland.

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