This Is Tampere
A short introduction into the wider Tampere region, or Pirkanmaa in Finnish, of over 500 000 inhabitants and 22 municipalities.
Finland consistently ranks very high in the PISA international student assessment programme, thanks to its high-quality, free and universal education.
Finland is a safe and corruption free country up in the north. We take our democracy and freedoms very seriously. Here is a quick intro into Finnish governance.
Tampere offers plenty of activities all through the year - regardless of weather or season. Have a look what the city region has in store for you!
If you plan on working and staying in Tampere, Finland for an extended period of time, you have to officially sort out a few things.
There is a wide variety of housing options from both public and private markets. Check the list to see which one suits you the best.
Click here to learn more about what actions are being taken to help researchers' family and spouse integration in Tampere.
The Migration Info Centre Mainio, is a multi-lingual information and guidance centre dedicated to help you get started in Tampere.
The Tampere region is growing and developing, and so are the opportunities it holds. Here is an introduction to the current Finnish job market.
The decision to start your own business is a huge one, but it is always a good idea to investigate all the possibilities.
Do you have questions about how employers evaluate job applicants and on which they are focusing on when selecting candidates? This list may help you get started.
Weeks of paid holidays annually. Sounds too good to be true? Finns take their work and free time very seriously.
Lighting Artist Amin Bakht was a part of the team behind the special effects for the Finnish blockbuster movie The Unknown Soldier. Read Amin's full interview here.
Talent Tampere Export Gateways offer concrete ways for fruitful company and talent interaction and synergy. The idea is to help companies solve business issues with the help of enthusiastic talent teams.
Talent Tampere networks organise and facilitate different events and pilots for immigrant entrepreneurs. Click here for more info.
Often times the most essential assistance for an international talent is to receive sparring and guidance from another individual. Finland can be a tricky country to get started in if you are left all by yourself. If you would like to offer help to an international and to gain new skills and networks at the same time, join the mentoring program and become a mentor!
Studying & Research
Whether you are looking to pursue professional goals or your academic vision, we have the right place for you. In Tampere almost every fifth person is a student.
Tampere is the most wanted student city among Finns. Almost every fifth person you come across in Tampere is a student.
The new Tampere University will have more centralised capabilities to assist and facilitate all sorts of students from all fields of study.
On January 1st in 2019 the activities, personnel, students, assets and services of the two universities will be transferred to the new Tampere University.
Meet the Student Ambassadors - the links between the university and the community.
Talent Tampere is more than just an organisation - it's a network of organisations, companies, municipal and governmental actors, talents and talent attractors.
Here are a few Talent Tampere tips for talents beginning their networking process in the Tampere region.
If you feel love for Tampere and you would like to participate in the internationalisation and business development of the region, this is your chance to do it!
The Talent Boost Summit is an annual gathering of talent attraction professionals, TAMK stakeholders and the talents themselves.