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Guidance and counselling services

Tampere University offers several guidance and councelling services.

The aim of the guidance and counselling services is to support your well-being and the progress of your studies. We want to strengthen your expertise and active role as a learner.

During your studies you may face a wide range of questions concerning study practices, study administration, study planning, self-study and well-being. For such questions, individual and group guidance is available in your degree programme and in the university's common services. Check Student guidance and well-being Intra pages!

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Guidance and counselling services in faculties

Your degree programme and faculty are the primarys sources of guidance and counselling when it comes to planning your studies and choosing courses. You will find the contact information of your degree programme under the faculty in which it belongs.

Contact information for faculties and degree programmes

Joint counselling services for all students

Student counsellors, study psychologists and career counsellors offer support by the means of individual and group counselling. When you wish to reflect on your situation or address a troubling theme, you can book an appointment regardless of your degree programme.

Contact information for joint counselling services

Academic tutoring

The academic tutor will get you acquainted with your own study field and help you to develop your expertise.

Learn more about academic tutoring in your degree programme


Our academic library is open for all, servicing students, teachers and research staff. You can also get personal guidance on how to search for information and use the library resources.

Library services and opening hours

Student Affairs Office

In the Student Affairs Office you can get help with the practicalities relating to your studies, e.g. registration, transcripts and right to study. The Student Affairs Office will also help you with any questions on tuition fees or scholarships.

Contact Details of the Student Affairs Office

International Mobility Services

Student exchange for all degree students, funding for international traineeships and short mobility, Tampere Summer School and more. Please contact or the specialist of your faculty.

Internationalisation in studies

Student's Forms

Study processes like planning of studies, internships, thesis process and graduation contains forms which you need to submit to your faculty office, if necessary.

Student's forms

Navigaattori - Well-being and guidance for students

Navigaattori is an accessible support service for students' counselling and well-being needs. In 2022-2023, Navigaattori will be open weekly on campuses and online. Navigaattori is open for you without prior booking. We can help you find the information you need to solve your problems or simply find the right people. Navigaattori connects you to the support service you need. The service is open to all students in Tampere University.

Visit Navigaattori's website for more information and the weekly service schedules!

Please note and take advantage also of guidance and counselling offered by other service providers such as the sports consultation provided by SportUni, and the services provided by TREY and FSHS.