Tampere University Student's Handbook
Living in Tampere
The city of Tampere with its 230 000 inhabitants is the third largest city in Finland and the largest inland city in the Nordic countries. In Tampere every fifth resident is a student which contributes to the relaxed and vibrant atmosphere of the city. It’s also visible in good student housing facilities, a plethora of student events, and discounts for students in shops and services around the city. Did you know that there are 8000 festivals and events in Tampere each year?