Experience the Finnish studying style!

The Finnish education system is famous all around the world. Our education system was ranked the best in the world in 2012 and Finland ranks among the world’s most innovative nations. The studying style in Finland is regarded as relatively independent and we are known for innovative studying methods.


Course Facilities:

  • Turku Summer School uses Optima / OneDrive online learning platform.
  • Students will receive their credentials after coming to Finland.
  • It is recommended that you will bring your own laptop with you.
  • Turku Summer School students may enjoy affordable student lunches in campus area.

Courses organised in 2018

  • All courses are taught in English
  • All courses take place during August 2018

Finnish in Working Life for Beginners
Dates: 14.8.–28.8.2018
Price: 720 €
Credits: 6

During the two weeks period you will learn basic Finnish and also get lot of information how Finnish Working Life operates.

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Developing Wellness Tourism Destinations and Customer Experiences

Dates: 14.–28.8.2018
Price: 720 €
Credits: 5

The course introduces students to the increasing global wellness trend by focusing on wellness tourism, e.g. its determinants and market trends. By combining theoretical knowledge to concrete industry cases, the course increases students ability to design and develop holistic, sustainable, and competitive wellness tourism destinations and emotional, memorable, and self-enhancing tourism experiences.

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Game Development

Dates: 14.–28.8.2018
Price: 920 €
Credits: 6

The crash course on Game Development is designed to give unique opportunity to have hands-on-experience in game design, programming, game graphics and audio design.

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Service Design Processes and Methods

Dates: 14.–24.8.2018
Price: 720 €
Credits: 5

The students will learn the basics of service design and a service design process as well as the most central methods of service design. The course will be completed as a project work – developing of an existing service for a client.

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Smart Sustainable cities

Dates: 18.–28.8.2018
Price: 720 €
Credits: 6

The main topic in the course is Smart Sustainable Cities and its three main dimensions (environment, business and social). The course consists of seminars and lectures, working in multidisciplinary groups, field visits and project work.

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