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Course programme

In addition to Finnish language courses, we offer a few other courses that are taught in English.

Finnish language courses

Language courses 

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Courses per year

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Students per year

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Sai koulutuksista hyödyllisiä tietoja ja taitoja

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Koulutuspalautteiden keskiarvo (välillä 1-5)


17. 05.
We are fixing the Moodle issue
The Summer University Moodle is experiencing problems and we are currently fixing them. We apologise for the inconvenience!
18. 03.
Coronavirus information
Summer University office and all our classrooms will be closed from all visitors, students, and teachers between 18.3. and 13.5. (from March 18th to May 13th). All students will be contacted by email or via text message: you will receive more information about your course. Some of our courses will be held online, others will be rescheduled or cancelled. You can still reach us by email or by phone during our office hours (Monday to Friday, between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m.) Updated on April 1st, 2020
05. 08.
Study with us in autumn!
Now is the time to start planning your autumn studies! We will offer several Finnish language courses on different levels, from beginner-level courses to courses meant for more advanced students. In addition, we also offer a few other language courses where the language of tuition is English. See our Course Programme for more information about studying in English!
22. 05.
Summer Time Tampere
Summer Time Tampere is organized in cooperation with the Summer University of Tampere and Tampere Summer School. Read more here.


This course was an excellent starting point for my Finnish studies. I now feel more confident in my speaking/comprehension abilities, and I am excited to learn more.”

– Palaute Suomen kielen alkeiskurssilta 1

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