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Alumni of the University of Turku

Our alumni form a network of experts who share their experience and shape the world in many ways. All former students and staff of University of Turku and Turku School of Economics are welcome to join our alumni network and activities.

    As a member of the University of Turku alumni network, you can expand your horizons both socially and professionally. We will help you to develop your skills and networks as well as provide you with valuable support and lifelong learning possibilities. By staying connected with your alma mater, you will hear our latest news and receive invitations to events both on campus and online. In addition, you can act as a mentor by sharing your experience with soon to be graduates.

    UTU Alumni Network


    How can you benefit from the alumni network?
    • Enhance your career opportunities
    • Boost your network by reconnecting with former University friends and teachers
    • Find a traineeship placement or a job
    • Share precious memories from your University days
    • Share information about the events that you or your fellow alumni organise
    • Get involved in the mentoring program
    • Take part in the development of the University
    • Keep up to date with the latest news and events happening at the University via our newsletter in English!
    Why mentoring matters?

    Active alumni are valuable assets to our University. They are our former students with a rich experience and vital knowledge that, if used correctly, can help us to develop our study programmes and improve our services, including guidance for new students. Undoubtedly, your memories and experiences can both motivate and inspire our current students to dream bigger!

    Would you like to share your expertise and experiences from working life, job search, and career planning with a student who is about to graduate? If the answer is yes, you can serve as a mentor! To learn about the mentoring programme, read more here.

    Support research and donate

    The world constantly needs fresh ideas, a thirst for learning and innovative research, especially in these turbulent times we live in. Our alumni is warmly welcome to support the efforts of our scientists and researchers who are working extra hard to make a better world. By donating to the University of Turku, you support research, education and innovation. A donation to your alma mater is a donation for a strong, international and successful Finland. Donate here!

    Our alumni stories

    Are you wondering what former students thought about your study programme? Are you curious about what career path to take? Look no further, we have gathered some inspiring alumni stories in this section!

    Register as international alumni

    You can register as international alumni by filling out a short form found here. Your membership in the alumni network is free of charge.

    The University of Turku alumni also have an active Linkedln group where alumni can network and share information and ideas. Join now!

    Career after studies

    In addition to research-based education, the University provides the UTU graduates with personal support to strengthen their skills in career planning and job seeking. We continuously develop our services and connections to business life to help our graduates find a meaningful career.

    Explore the services available and let us help you find your dream career!

    >> Read more here

    Alma Mater
    Lifelong relation with the University.