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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.


From Spain to Tampere’s folk music scene, the story of Paloma Catalá Parga

Tampere Talent Ambassador Paloma Catalá Parga is a musician that moved to Tampere in December 2019. After living in Finland for almost four years, she shares how she and her family began their life and integration path in Tampere.

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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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Experience Tampere

Experience Tampere, Finland on 12 – 16 September 2023! If you’re among the lucky 12 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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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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Pulla Perjantai

This face-to-face networking event is for those who would like to get to know different Finnish companies, their hiring process and work culture. We will bring the pulla, and you get to have a cosy networking chat with the company representatives.

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Welcome to Tampere Event

For newcomers who have recently moved to Tampere and company’s HR who handles international recruitment. We will introduce you to the services available in Tampere for internationals.

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