Futures Studies at Finland Futures Academy (FFA)

Futures Studies Education

Futures studies courses are available for undergraduate and postgraduate students at Finnish member universities of FFA (Finland Futures Academy), including exchange students.
The courses can be taken as individual study modules or as a tailored study programme of 25 ECTS credits and include it in a Master’s degree or doctorate studies. Futures courses are based on a blended learning model consisting of learning methods such as collaborative and independent studying, distance education with virtual learning tools and traditional lecturing.
A part of FFA courses are organised with international partners. The focus of international activities is on course co-operation, educational development as well as participation in international education and research projects.
Summer Courses
Finland Futures Academy organises an annual international conference together with the FFRC. The conference is accompanied with a summer school following the current topic of the conference and the students participate in the conference presentations and workshops. The summer school is open for all graduate and postgraduate students whose interest lie in futures studies. Read more about the conferences.

> More information on Finland Futures Academy's web pages


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 Member Universities:


​Aalto University
Lappeenranta University of Technology
Tampere University of Technology
University of Eastern Finland
University of Helsinki
University of Lapland
University of Oulu
University of Tampere
University of Turku
Åbo Akademi University