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Tampere University Student's Guide

Student's guide offers you information and guidelines concerning your studies. Take a look around!

Student's Handbook

The handbook will guide you in every step of your studypath from getting started in studies to graduation and everything in between. Go explore!

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In curriculum you search for your degree programme or go to the course unit directly. Information on the course unit gives you the completion options and teaching schedule.

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Students' well-being

On this page we have compiled information on services, events and information sources that are intended to support your well-being as a student.

Information to support student well-being

Plan your studies

Personal study planning (PSP) is continuous process during studies. Instructions and information on changes affecting study planning caused by the implementation of Sisu. On the Sisu study information system, you draft your personal study plan (PSP), sign up for courses, and monitor the progress of your studies.

Instructions for planning of studies in Sisu

Guidance and Counselling Services

Tampere University offers several guidance and councelling services. Do not hesitate to ask help or guidance. Contact information about our services

Contact information


Study & Stay is Tampere University's programme for international degree students. The programme was set up to support our international students to live, study and work in the region.

Read more about the Study & Stay programme

Information for incoming exchange students

Tampere University welcomes you to study with us for a semester or two as an exchange student! Find out what you need to take care of before your stay and after you have arrived to Tampere.

Information for incoming exchange students

Elective studies info

It is possible for you as a degree student to choose elective studies to your degree from various study offerings.

Take a look at Elective studies info

Working life and career planning

Working life and career planning page is a hub for information and support regarding career planning during your studies. Job, internship and thesis project ads for students and graduates are to be found there too.

Get ready for your working life!

Become a student ambassador

As a student ambassador you have an important role in in marketing our degree programmes, Tampere University and the city of Tampere. Becoming a student ambassador is a fantastic opportunity to improve your communication skills, create networks and acquire working life skills.

Read more about student ambassadors

Explore your options to internationalise your studies

Tampere University promotes internationalisation in many ways: student exchange programmes, international tutoring, traineeships abroad, summer schools and many more! Find out what is your option.

Go global

Welcome new degree students!

On these pages we have compiled information that you will need to make your journey to Tampere and the start of your studies at Tampere University a success. We look forward to having you here soon! Please read the information carefully and follow each step.

Information for new degree students