For Residents

Kuopio is a city of overall wellbeing where the future presents opportunities to go a step further. The city offers a wide range of study opportunities at multiple levels of education, in addition to excellent resources for multilocational work. When your work is time- and place-independent, weekends and holidays are not the only times you can enjoy freedom. Here, you can recharge yourself by soaking in the energy of the bustling market square or relax in the nature surrounding the city where you can breathe the 6th cleanest air in Europe. According to a study conducted by Taloustutkimus examining people’s willingness to move and the image of cities and municipalities in 2020, Kuopio is considered the 5th best place to live in Finland in terms of its overall image.