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The International House Tampere is a Single Service Point for supporting Internationals with living, working, studying and connecting with Local Employers.

International House Tampere is a service point operated jointly by the city of Tampere, Tampere Vocational College Tredu, Tampere University Community, Local Employment and Economic Development Offices (TE Offices) and Social Insurance Institution of Finland (Kela). International House Tampere is part of the Finnish Government’s Talent Boost Programme and is funded by the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment.


Service hours: Monday-Friday 9.00–16.00


Tel. +358 41 730 2769

Rautatienkatu 10, 33100 Tampere, Finland


We provide information and advice on moving to and settling in Tampere, looking for a job, studying and entrepreneurship. We can help to accelerate your job search plans and study possibilities.

We also recommend you to check out our Relocation Guide to Tampere – Your guide to moving, living, working and studying in Tampere, Finland!


We support companies in finding suitable talents and making international recruitments. With our help you can reach regional, national and international recruitment and development networks and find new channels for attracting skilled workers. Our business coordinators support recruitment from start to finish.


How to Support Sustainable Living in Tampere as an International

There are various ways to support sustainable living and preserve the city’s charm. Ruchira Liyanage, a Master’s Student in Sustainable Architecture at Tampere University, shares his tips on how to contribute to maintaining the city’s natural beauty and promoting sustainability.

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Finding your way may take time and effort, but the support is there

Lidiia Tregubova moved to Tampere from St. Petersburg at the age of 25 with her husband Andrei Tregubov, a Doctoral Researcher at Tampere University, and their little daughter Eseniia. Lidiia shares the main milestones of her integration path during the first three years after her arrival.

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Inclusion, Diversity, Technology, and Women’s Empowerment

On International Women’s Day, March 8, we celebrate the resilience, strength, and power of women across the world.

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Get to Know Tampere Talent Ambassador Thanida Dharmajiva

Moving to Tampere in 2016 meant getting to know a new city from scratch for Thanida, who is originally from Thailand.

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Learning Finnish

Here you can find a list of websites where you can search for courses and places for studying Finnish in the Tampere city region.

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Experience Tampere

Experience Tampere, Finland on 12 – 16 September 2023! If you’re among the lucky six Game On! Hack-a-job in Tampere event registrants selected, you will embark on an unforgettable journey exploring Tampere and its stunning surroundings.

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Game On!

Hack-a-job in Tampere! We challenge you to join Game On! The Ultimate Online Recruitment event in Hackathon style.

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Entrepreneurship Services for Foreigners

Are you planning to start your own business, but you are unsure where to start or what services there are to help you get started? This event is your chance to get valuable information!

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Career Boost Workshops

The Career Boost Workshop is face-to-face employment coaching for internationals residing in Finland to optimise their job search.

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