Useful links

From start to Finnish by Business Finland, Good News from Finland

Read inspiring stories of persons who have chosen to live and work in Finland!

We hope these stories empower you if you are thinking about moving to Finland to fulfill your dreams. We also hope that Finnish companies read the stories and get encouraged to recruit foreign talent actively.

The Times Higher Education Young University Rankings 2021

The universities are judged across all their core missions – teaching, research, knowledge transfer and international outlook – giving less weight to reputation.

Dreaming about studying in the UK?

Find a great university and find out about scholarships and funding. Almost all UK universities have financial offers available for students from Europe and around the world – and more are being launched every day. Check the university website and contact them – they may well be able to offer support, or suggest where to find it. Also, remember to check the Kela pages for study grants abroad and Kela ulkomaille.

News from Finland by Helsinki Times

Helsinki Times is the only English language newspaper providing news about Finland in English. It covers Finland related news daily.

GOV.UK – Living in Finland

These pages contain official information for UK nationals living in or moving to Finland, including guidance on residency, healthcare and passports.

Federation of Finnish-British Societies

Magazines published by the Federation

The Federation acts as an umbrella organisation for all Finnish-British Societies in Finland. It organises activities and seminars around the English language, culture, literature, presentation skills and many international issues. Please find stories of memorable events, friendships and records of essay writing competitions and debate events in the magazines.

Podcasts about different ways of using English By Chat Eng

This is a podcast where people chat about how they learn and use English.

LAHTI – European Green Capital 2021

Did you know the European Commission has awarded Lahti the status of European Green Capital for 2021? This is a recognition of the long-term environmental work of Lahti as the leading environmental city in Finland. To celebrate this status, Lahti is staging a diverse programme of events ranging from international conferences to grassroots neighbourhood events and cooperation projects. Click here for more details.