If you have not completed a higher education degree (i.e. in most cases at least a Bachelor’s degree) and you are not working as a vocational subject teacher in Finland during the application period, you are not eligible to apply for Vocational Teacher Education. If you are already acting as a teacher of vocational subjects in vocational education in Finland during the application period, we may be able to consider you as an eligible applicant. The decision on eligibility will be made after you have applied and submitted the required documents. However, successful completion of the programme will not on its own qualify you for other teaching positions in Finland.
On this page you will find frequently asked questions about studying at and applying for Vocational Teacher Education in English at Haaga-Helia School of Vocational Teacher Education.
Eligibility for the studies
Application and required documents
Teacher qualification in Finland