Practical Information

International Coordinator

Tiina Ojanperä, International Coordinator (Health Care and Social Work)
tel. +358 40 680 7100
e-mail: tiina.ojanpera(a)

Student Affairs Office
Eija Latva-Hirvelä, Study Secretary (Health Care)
tel. +358 20 124 5139
fax +358 20 124 5101
e-mail: terveys(a)

Marjo Ahonniska, Study Secretary (Social Work)
tel. +358 20 124 5100
fax +358 20 124 5101
e-mail: sosiaali(a)


The School of Health Care has modern facilities in the immediate vicinity of Seinäjoki Central Hospital and Health Technology Centre, about 3 kilometres from the city centre. The School has two computer classrooms and two auditoriums with data projectors and video conferencing equipment. There is also a sports hall, a sauna, a swimming pool and an up-to-date gym, open for the students in the evenings.

The School of Social Work is located in the centre of the town. It only takes 10 minutes to walk to the nearest railway station. In connection with the railway station, there is also the long distance bus station. The nearest airport is located outside Seinäjoki town, about 15 km away from the centre.


The most common type of accommodation for students is a flat which contains two or three single rooms sharing a common kitchen and a bathroom. A laundrette and a sauna are available.
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