8+5 tips for adjusting to student life
We all know that university life is different from high school. On top of that, coming from Vietnam, I needed to adjust to a completely new education system. I am sharing some tips for adjusting into this new life, based on my experience from my 1st year in TAMK.
Living sustainably in Tampere – on a student budget
Do you care about environmental sustainability? Are you concerned about how to live sustainably on a student budget in Tampere? And are you wondering what the city and the university community might offer in this respect? If the answer to these questions is yes, then you are just like me when I came to start my degree studies at Tampere University! So, let me help you answer these questions.
Tampere University from a Moomin‘s Perspective
Everybody knows Moomins, don’t they? Moomintroll is one of the main characters of Tove Jansson’s fairy tale series translated into more than 50 languages, which definitely proves its popularity all around the world. This small plump creature is very curious; he has a spirit of adventure and an inquiring mind.
Viikinsaari Island – A summer retreat oasis right in the city
Do you know that there is a lovely and beautiful island named Viikinsaari in Tampere? It is located only 20-min boat ride away from Tampere city center. A proper summer oasis for Tampere University students!
Take care of yourself and your mental health while studying
When we are busy taking part in projects and classes, it is very easy to forget to look after ourselves and ignore our bodies. In particular, during this pandemic, it is very important to take care of your mental health.
How to Stop Your Foreign Language Getting Rusty in Tampere 101
You have studied a language before and now you're scared of forgetting it? You have never spoken a language outside of a classroom or with a native speaker? Fear not – get to know the Language Groups in Tampere!
My Experiences as a New International Student on Hervanta Campus
My name is Atiqa and I am a master’s degree student at Tampere University. Since my high school year, studying in Europe has always been my dream. I'm a student of computer science and most of my classes are held on Hervanta campus.
Mänttä-Vilppula – from paper to art
As things move back towards the normal, opportunities for joy appear. One example is the recent opening of many of the museums. Since many of us cannot go back to our countries for the summer, I thought that it would be a good idea to show you one of the hidden gems near Tampere: an old industrial town of Mänttä-Vilppula, which is known as the art town in the area.
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.