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Meet us at fairs and events!

Do you want to know more about studying at the University of Turku? You are invited to chat with our staff and current students at study fairs and information webinars. We are looking forward to meeting you!

Face-to-face events

Due to the ongoing Covid-19 situation, visits to our campus are limited and we are not able to travel to meet you in your home country. Luckily, there are many ways to connect with us online!

Upcoming online events and fairs

13 Sept | The Student World | South Asia

Looking for the best programmes abroad? The Student World fair is an easy and convenient way to meet with international universities across the world to find the right option for you.

Come meet us at The University of Turku booth  - with a list of questions or just to say hi! The event takes place on 13 September 2022.

Save the date - registration opens on the Student World website 2 weeks before the event.

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4 Oct | The Student World | Middle East

Looking for the best programmes abroad? The Student World fair is an easy and convenient way to meet with international universities across the world to find the right option for you.

Come meet us at The University of Turku booth - with a list of questions or just to say hi! The event takes place on 4 October 2022.

Save the date - registration opens on the Student World website 2 weeks before the event.

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December | Study and Stay in Turku 2022 career show

Are you interested in studying or working in Turku, but don’t know which degree programmes are available or how to get your dream job?

At Study and Stay in Turku career event in December 2022, you’ll hear inspiring stories from international alumni who have made their careers in Finland and learn how to stand out as a job seeker in the job market in Turku, Finland. The show is planned to be organised in December 2022 - keep on eye on the event website to learn when the registration is open.

While you wait for the 2022 show, take a look at the 2021 recording:

Learn more on the event website >

Past online events - watch the recordings

Study and Stay in Turku career show | Local and global

Study and Stay in Turku event recording 2021

Are you interested in studying in Turku, but don't know what programmes that are available and how to build your dream career in Southwest Finland after graduation?

Watch the recording from 10 November 2021 and you will learn…

  • How has working in Finland changed Joel Willans, the creator of the social media sensation Very Finnish Problems?
  • What degree programmes are available in Turku in English?
  • How to prepare for job-hunting in Turku and in Finland?
  • What services does city of Turku offer for international talents, looking to stay in Turku?
  • How do the international alumni find the stereotypes of Finnish career life?

Watch the recording on Youtube!

Future is Made in Finland: Digital Health | Global

Watch the trailer video of the Digital Health webinar

Future health is created through groundbreaking research and innovative business collaboration. In this webinar recording, you’ll learn how immunology, modern technological platforms, artificial intelligence, and world’s best education are shaping the future of global wellbeing in Turku. You will also learn about the latest cutting-edge technologies developed in Finland.

Tune in to learn how future health is developed in Turku, Finland – and how you can join the inspiring journey!

Future is Made with Finland | Africa

Future is Made with Finland University of Turku

Would you like to learn more about the opportunities Finland offers in high quality higher education, research and innovation as well as study and employment opportunities? Re-live the Future is Made with Finland webinar series by watching the recordings! The series was organised by The Finnish Embassies of the Southern African region, and it aired between 18 August and 1 September 2021

Learn more and see all the recordings at the event's website!

Episode breakdown

  • Episode 1: This episode will discuss why Finland is an attractive country to study and work in research. It covers coding, artificial intelligence, robotics, and the Turku plug-in university in Namibia among others. From the University of Turku, professor Niina Käyhkö will be joining the panel discussion.
    > Watch the recoding on Youtube!
  • Episode 2: This episode will explore how Finland is a world leader in research and innovation. It covers themes such as photonics and agriculture as well as research collaboration between the University of Johannesburg and the University of Helsinki.
    > Watch the recoding on Youtube!
  • Episode 3: This episode will delve into the practical pathways to Finland, featuring testimonials by students and workers from the Southern African region sharing their experiences living in Finland.
    > Watch the recoding on Youtube!

All episodes will include a live panel of people, who have succeeded to benefit from opportunities offered by Finland.

UTU Virtual Open Week autumn 2021 | Global

On 22-26 November, the University of Turku arranged its first own Virtual Open Week! During the 5-day long event, potential students had a chance to discuss with the programme staff, get advice for the application period and chat with the current international students and the study advisors.

  • Our programme staff introduced their programmes in webinars and answered questions about programme-specific admission criteria, studies, faculties, and career prospects after studies.
  • Advisors from the Admission Services introduced the University of Turku and shared information and tips for the application period.
  • Current international students shared their experiences on the student life and studies from a student perspective.

The webinar presentations are available on the event website, linked to the programme >>