The city centre of Tampere is small enough to reach places on foot. However, the university is located on different campuses, student housing is scattered around the city and bigger shops tend to be located more toward the outskirts. Finns generally love their “automarkets,” but us students don’t often own cars. Getting around is simple and effortless if you know how to. I have put together some basic info for anyone interested in moving here and around.
Erasmus+ traineeship: How I found a position and prepared for the journey
If you are a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree student at Tampere University, I am sure you have heard of Erasmus+ grants for traineeships. I had the best time doing my Erasmus+ traineeship last summer, and I am going to share with you some tips of looking for a position.
Take care of your well-being
Due to the corona pandemic, our lives are totally changed. We have slowed down a bit and spend more time at home. It might be a big challenge for everyone to figure out a new daily routine. It can actually be pretty hard to make it as active and productive as a normal day would be. In this text, I will share you some useful tips so you can maintain your well-being.
What does Tampere University have to offer for PhD students?
If you are interested in doing a PhD at Tampere University, you may have gone through the webpage and learned that Tampere University is a multicultural working space that encourages multidisciplinary research. But what else is there for me as a PhD student at Tampere University?
The Social Counsellor – not only a guide but a friend
Becoming an international student comes with a lot of challenges. TAMK social counsellor’s job is to guide you and help you with all the papers, finding accommodation and other problems you might encounter along the way. This is a story about Mirja, one of the most important persons for the new international students.
Workshop on art and climate change – my trip to Mexico
I have never imagined to become so active in my artistic activity, to meet so many people with whom I can have fun and work hard in the same time! My Mexico trip is a story that shows you how to make the best of everything as a TAMK student.
Job Searching Tips for International Students in Finland
Are you an international student hoping to find a professional job in Tampere or elsewhere in Finland? Are you a recent graduate who needs some advice along your journey of job hunting? Then this is for you! Read my exclusive interview with three international friends of mine who have successfully landed a professional position right here in Tampere.