Expat Helsinki Information - Students http://helsinkiexpats.info/tags/students en Helsinki Region Welcome Weeks http://helsinkiexpats.info/services/helsinki-region-welcome-weeks <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden view-mode-rss"><div class="field-items"><figure class="clearfix field-item even"><img typeof="foaf:Image" class="image-style-large" src="http://helsinkiexpats.info/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/helsinki.png?itok=2fKSFEo5" width="203" height="300" alt="" /></figure></div></div><section class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-above view-mode-rss"><h2 class="field-label">Description:&nbsp;</h2><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p>Helsinki Region Welcome Weeks is a concept carried out by the City of Helsinki, the City of Espoo, Uusimaa Regional Council and HERA - Helsinki Education and Research Area, which represents all the higher education institutions in the region. Welcome Weeks is a series of events serving as a platform for dialog, information, and networking between all actors sharing the aim of a genuinely international region; the internationals, locals, city officials, service providers, higher education institutions, employers and many others.<br /> Targeting the more than 115.000 internationals in the region, consisting generally of 80.000 international professionals, spouses and families, the 14.000 students and the 3.000 international staff at higher education institutions, as well as other groups, Helsinki Region Welcome Weeks invites all to become active participants in the region's development into a competitive and attractive place to live. Welcome Weeks aims at enforcing this process by:</p> <p>- bringing relevant services closer and easier to access,<br /> - enabling people to meet and network, and<br /> - offering relevant information.</p> <p>Welcome Weeks brings possibilities and opportunities to people through interaction.</p> </div></div></section><section class="field field-name-field-www-address field-type-link-field field-label-above view-mode-rss"><h2 class="field-label">Website:&nbsp;</h2><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><a href="http://www.welcomeweeks.fi/" target="_blank">Helsinki Region Welcome Weeks website</a></div></div></section><section class="field field-name-field-adress field-type-addressfield field-label-above view-mode-rss"><h2 class="field-label">Address:&nbsp;</h2><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><div class="street-block"><div class="thoroughfare" x-autocompletetype="address-line1" autocomplete="address-line1">Unioninkatu 28 A</div></div><div class="addressfield-container-inline locality-block country-FI"><span class="postal-code" x-autocompletetype="postal-code" autocomplete="postal-code">00099</span> <span class="locality" x-autocompletetype="locality" autocomplete="locality">Helsinki</span></div><span class="country" x-autocompletetype="country" autocomplete="country">Finland</span></div></div></section><section class="field field-name-field-tags field-type-taxonomy-term-reference field-label-above view-mode-rss"><h2 class="field-label">Tags:&nbsp;</h2><ul class="field-items"><li class="field-item even"><a href="/tags/services" typeof="skos:Concept" property="rdfs:label skos:prefLabel" datatype="">Services</a></li><li class="field-item odd"><a href="/tags/welcome-weeks" typeof="skos:Concept" property="rdfs:label skos:prefLabel" datatype="">welcome weeks</a></li><li class="field-item even"><a href="/tags/information" typeof="skos:Concept" property="rdfs:label skos:prefLabel" datatype="">Information</a></li><li class="field-item odd"><a href="/tags/networking" typeof="skos:Concept" property="rdfs:label skos:prefLabel" datatype="">Networking</a></li><li class="field-item even"><a href="/tags/professionals" typeof="skos:Concept" property="rdfs:label skos:prefLabel" datatype="">Professionals</a></li><li class="field-item odd"><a href="/tags/spouses" typeof="skos:Concept" property="rdfs:label skos:prefLabel" datatype="">spouses</a></li><li class="field-item even"><a href="/tags/students" typeof="skos:Concept" property="rdfs:label skos:prefLabel" datatype="">Students</a></li></ul></section><section class="field field-name-field-location field-type-geofield field-label-above view-mode-rss"><h2 class="field-label">Location:&nbsp;</h2><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><div style="height:300px; width:100%" id="geofield-map-entity-node-200-field-location" class="geofieldMap"></div></div></div></section> Wed, 26 Jun 2013 07:47:26 +0000 welcomeweeks 200 at http://helsinkiexpats.info http://helsinkiexpats.info/services/helsinki-region-welcome-weeks#comments Study in Helsinki and Student Guide http://helsinkiexpats.info/services/study-helsinki-and-student-guide <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden view-mode-rss"><div class="field-items"><figure class="clearfix field-item even"><img typeof="foaf:Image" class="image-style-large" src="http://helsinkiexpats.info/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/Kuvankaappaus%202013-2-28%20kello%2011.40.46.png?itok=IvwId3-a" width="252" height="65" alt="" /></figure></div></div><section class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-above view-mode-rss"><h2 class="field-label">Description:&nbsp;</h2><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p>A variety of services are available for international students provided by the educational institutions, the public sector and several foundations. Students themselves need to be active in finding out how to obtain these services. Study in Helsinki and Student Guide provide information on where and how to find services available for international students living in the Helsinki metropolitan region. The aim is to provide useful information and advice for all international students in their effort to integrate into Finnish society.<br /> The website <a href="http://www.studyinhelsinki.fi">www.studyinhelsinki.fi</a> provides information in the Helsinki region, as well as student accounts and is linked to the Student Guide provided by Helsinki Education and Research Area (HERA). The guide covers subjects such as immigration, housing, health care and getting around.</p> </div></div></section><section class="field field-name-field-www-address field-type-link-field field-label-above view-mode-rss"><h2 class="field-label">Website:&nbsp;</h2><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><a href="http://www.studyinhelsinki.fi" target="_blank">Study in Helsinki</a></div></div></section><section class="field field-name-field-adress field-type-addressfield field-label-above view-mode-rss"><h2 class="field-label">Address:&nbsp;</h2><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><div class="addressfield-container-inline locality-block country-FI"><span class="postal-code" x-autocompletetype="postal-code" autocomplete="postal-code">00170</span> <span class="locality" x-autocompletetype="locality" autocomplete="locality">Helsinki</span></div><span class="country" x-autocompletetype="country" autocomplete="country">Finland</span></div></div></section><section class="field field-name-field-tags field-type-taxonomy-term-reference field-label-above view-mode-rss"><h2 class="field-label">Tags:&nbsp;</h2><ul class="field-items"><li class="field-item even"><a href="/tags/services" typeof="skos:Concept" property="rdfs:label skos:prefLabel" datatype="">Services</a></li><li class="field-item odd"><a href="/tags/international" typeof="skos:Concept" property="rdfs:label skos:prefLabel" datatype="">International</a></li><li class="field-item even"><a href="/tags/students" typeof="skos:Concept" property="rdfs:label skos:prefLabel" datatype="">Students</a></li><li class="field-item odd"><a href="/tags/guide" typeof="skos:Concept" property="rdfs:label skos:prefLabel" datatype="">Guide</a></li><li class="field-item even"><a href="/tags/helsinki-metropolitan-area" typeof="skos:Concept" property="rdfs:label skos:prefLabel" datatype="">Helsinki Metropolitan Area</a></li></ul></section><section class="field field-name-field-location field-type-geofield field-label-above view-mode-rss"><h2 class="field-label">Location:&nbsp;</h2><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><div style="height:300px; width:100%" id="geofield-map-entity-node-76-field-location" class="geofieldMap"></div></div></div></section> Wed, 07 Nov 2012 10:58:16 +0000 serviceprovider 76 at http://helsinkiexpats.info http://helsinkiexpats.info/services/study-helsinki-and-student-guide#comments