Studies for Immigrants

At Tredu we offer a diverse range of study options for immigrants. We support our students in improving their basic study skills as well as with gaining access to vocational studies. At the same time the students will learn more about the study and work culture of Finland.

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Would you like to complete your basic education in Finnish?

Basic Education for Adults- studies are suitable for you if you wish to learn the Finnish language as well as study the core primary/secondary school subjects such as Mathematics and English. You do not need any previous training to enter the studies.

Apply for Basic Education for Adults - studies!
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Want to learn more about Finnish language & culture?

Finnish Language and Culture- studies are suitable for you if you have already attended school in your home country, and have formal qualifications but wish to learn more about the Finnish language and culture.

Find out more about Finnish Language and Culture- Studies at Tredu!
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Would you like to learn more about different professions in Finland, improve your grades or study skills?

Find out more about the TUVA - preparatory training for vocational/upper secondary studies.

TUVA - Preparatory Training
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Other studies available for immigrants

Tredu also offers a wider range of professional degree courses. Find out more about the different options available for immigrants.

Study options for immigrants
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National Certificates of Language Proficiency (YKI test)

Need a certificate to proof your language skills? With an YKI-test you may get a written certificate needed for citizenship application as well as for a work or study placement.

Register for YKI test

The Guidance and Application Day

In the Guidance and Application day you may receive help with choosing the right course and applying for Basic Education for Adults and Finnish language and culture.

Guidance and Application Day will be held in Tredu Santalahdentie premises on 19th of April, 2023 from 10 to 13.

Location: Tredu Santalahti, Santalahdentie 10 (Helmen Satama). Welcome!

If possible, bring with you:

  • Valid identification documents
  • Previous school and/or work certificates
  • Previous certificate of Finnish studies
  • Integration plan


Tredu’s Finnish page.

Other services for immigrants

Our partners’ services for immigrants.