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International Staff Exchange Week

The international staff exchange week is a week of presentations, networking and benchmarking for colleagues from partner universities of the University of Turku.

The next staff week will be organised in May or June 2025. There will be more information available in February 2025.

International Staff Exchange Week

The international staff exchange week is a week organised by the International Office of the University of Turku. Colleagues (max. 2 per institution) from our partner universities are welcome to participate. The main purpose of this event is to widen and strengthen the cooperation with our partner institutions, to facilitate networking, to share experiences and best practices. The themes will revolve around student and staff mobility as well as international education and partnerships.

The programme of previous staff week can be found here.

The application period is usually in March. Please email us at if you have any questions!

Previous staff weeks

Pictures from the previous staff week in 2022

Lecture about cultures at the universityChurch in Turku

People in front of the churchPeople at the old market placeGroup photo in Ruissalo islandSauna from the outsideSwimming in RuissaloSwimming in RuissaloPeople by the sea on the island


How to travel to Turku?

There are several ways to travel to Turku. You'll find more information on the different options here.

How to apply?

The application form for our staff week is open in March 2025.

Where to stay in Turku?

For accommodation options during your stay in Turku, please see e.g. the VisitTurku website.