Guidance Services and Recognition of Prior Learning and Competence for Immigrants

Metropolia offers also a variety of guidance services for immigrants.

Read more on guidance services for immigrants

Courses preparing immigrants for UAS studies

Our courses are suitable for you if you

  • live in Finland and aim to study in Finnish at a university of applied sciences.
  • want to become familiar with a specific field of study.
  • want to improve your Finnish language skills. Your Finnish skills must be at least on level B1.1 according to Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.

The courses are taught in Finnish and they are free of charge. 

More information on courses for immigrants (in Finnish)

SIMHE path supports employment

SIMHE path is a project with the aim to promote the employment of immigrants. In the project, your competences will be mapped and you can top-up your competences. The aim is also to find a company functioning in the field matching to your education that can offer you the opportunity to complete an internship. Read more on SIMHE path