International Staff Services
The University of Turku takes an active role in the reception of visitors who are coming to the university and creating new contacts. University encourages global-scale mobility and welcomes researchers from abroad who are experts in their field.
International Staff Services is available for visiting post-docs, researchers and teachers as well as for Doctoral Candidates coming from abroad. Accompanying families are also covered by this service. The services include:
Advice on visa / residence permit, and permit extensions
Information on insurances
Advice regarding registration in Finland
Information on arriving and settling in Turku
International Staff Services is located in Maaherran Makasiini building, address Henrikinkatu 10, campus map T40. You can meet us by appointment, please contact by filling the Service Form or by email firstname.lastname@example.org.
INFORMATION MEETINGS FOR NEWLY ARRIVED INTERNATIONALS
Wednesday, March 29 at 10.15 - 12
Tuesday, April 25 at 10.15 - 12
International researchers, teachers and doctoral candidates who have recently started at UTU are warmly welcome for an information meeting on practical matters concerning settling-in Turku. Topics in the meeting: Civil registration, home municipality, tax card, Kela, insurances, health care, learning Finnish, family matters, and cross-cultural matters. No registration is needed.
Place: Feeniks Library, meeting room Koskenniemi, entrance floor.
Further information: International Staff Services, email@example.com