Facts about Esedu

Esedu offers vocational education and training for adolescents and adults. We offers our students unique versatile learning paths and international learning experiences customized to fit different life situations. All our education is given in Finnish.

We operate in three locations in eastern part of Finland.

  • Annually we have approximately 7000 students. Of those students 2000 are adolescents studying for a vocational upper secondary qualification and 5500 are adult students. 750 of our students are in apprenticeship training.
  • We have c. 420 staff members: teachers, trainers and other personnel.
  • We offer vocational education and training (VET) in the following fields:
    • Culture
    • Natural Resources and the Environment
    • Natural Sciences
    • Social Sciences, Business and Administration
    • Social Services, Health and Sports
    • Technology, Communications and Transport
    • Tourism, Catering and Domestic Services
    - On-the-job training is an integral part of studies

International Exchange

  • Student and specialist exchanges abroad
  • International students, specialists and visitors
  • Internationalization at home, that is providing the Finnish students the possibility to interact with international students, specialists and teachers at ESEDU.
  • Specialization in international studies, that is providing training for Finnish students, offering non-compulsory courses in spoken languages and offering international on-the-job learning.