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Working life and career planning

Working life and career planning page is a hub for information and support regarding career planning during your studies and getting familiar and

ready for the working life. Most of the target content is located at the Students´Handbook.

Here you can find info on:

  • how to plan your career
  • internships and degree programme specific guidelines for internships
  • job, internship and thesis project ads for students and graduates
  • Study & Stay services for international students at Tampere University

Career planning

Career planning

Find more info in the handbook for your career planning and find support in the self-study material in Moodle.

More about career planning during your studies

Career workshops and lectures

During your studies you can participate lectures and workshops on career planning that will support your career planning and job hunting.

Find out more about up-coming workshops

Career counselling

You can book a time for a personal counselling session with a career counsellor to discuss for example recognizing your competences, making career choices or applying for an internship.

Book a time for counselling

Internships

Practices on internship

An internship during your studies gives you a possibility to apply your knowhow gained through studies into concrete working life. Besides work experience it also gives you experience on working life practicalities and skills.

Internships as part of your studies

Practices on internships in different degree programmes

The practices on how and when to apply for an internship vary among the different degree programmes – check here what the specifics for your degree programme are.

Internships in different programmes

Looking for an internship placement

How to find an internship that fits you? When applying for internships it’s good to give some thought to your own goals and to keep an open mind.

How to find an internship placement

Working life

Job ads and internship offers

JobTeaser service is used for delivering job ads and traineeship offers for students. You can log into JobTeaser with your tuni account.

Read more and log into the JobTeaser!

Graduates in working life

We monitor the careers of our alumni a.o. through the yearly career survey. Find information on the survey results here and read about graduates’ experiences in working life.

Look for survey results here

Career fairs and events

Throughout the academic year, several career events and fairs are organized at Tampere Universities.

Find the career fairs you are looking for

Internationals

Study & Stay

Study & Stay is the university’s programme of activities and services for international degree students. The aim of Study & Stay is to support international students to study, live and work or start a business in the Tampere Area.

Read more about the Study & Stay programme

International Talents´Mentoring Programme

The International Talents Mentoring programme brings together international students and other talents and professionals from Finnish working life. For mentees and mentors the programme offers personal growth, networking opportunities and a chance to gain multicultural experiences.

Read more

International House Tampere

International House Tampere is there to help internationals to come and live, work, study, do research or to find new exciting possibilities in Tampere.

International House Tampere

Career Services

Career Services offers career lectures, career workshops and webinars as well as individual career counselling.

The Career Services team publishes open vacancies and internship positions as well as thesis projects for students and graduates, and helps employers find skilled employees and ways to collaborate with students or degree programmes.

Through the career monitoring survey we collect data about the employment of our graduates  and the employment options that are offered.

For staff we offer support with career planning questions and questions related to working life.

Visit also our career planning self study material in Moodle.

You can reach us at careerservices.tau [at] tuni.fi