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It is no coincidence that the people you meet on Vaasa’s streets seem surprisingly young, - every fifth resident is a university student. In relation to the population, Vaasa is Finland’s largest university city.

Services for students

  • Internships

    The City of Vaasa offers many opportunities for students in universities, universities of applied sciences, vocational colleges and vocational training institutes to do work-based placements and dissertations.

  • True student city

    Did you know that every fourth of everyone you meet in the streets is a student? The boilersuit people are part of the package!





The City of Vaasa offers experiences for students in October

During week 43, the City of Vaasa is offering university students free or discounted city services, available by showing your student card. The Vaasa City...


The city wants its residents to get involved in doing good deeds

The "Year of Good Deeds" is a happiness initiative created and implemented by the City of Vaasa to promote the happiness of people living in Vaasa and to spark...