For Immigrants

Kuopio, the centre of Eastern Finland, has an active business life, top-level study opportunities and a wide range of services. Kuopio has always served as a meeting place for locals and visitors, people coming in from both near and far. As a university town and a hub of cutting-edge expertise, Kuopio attracts people from all over the world. Kuopio is home to 112 different nationalities who speak more than 80 different languages. There are also roughly 1 000 international students studying in the city. The nature and lakes surrounding the city create an ideal setting for both studying and working as well as leisure activities. All you need for a good life can be found in Kuopio. It is a place that is easy to come to, stay and put down roots.

More information about the latest news and events in Kuopio can be found on the Kuopio International page.