Teaching and education
Everyone living in Finland receives free basic education provided by the local authority. After basic education, Finnish citizens are eligible for upper secondary school, providing general education, or vocational education and training. Thereafter, Finnish citizens may continue their studies in polytechnics, universities or other institutions of higher education. Some schools accept students without an entrance exam. Society provides financial support for full-time study, adult education and research.
All of Finland
- The Finnish PISA 2006 pages
Finnish students have been succesful in the PISA surveys.These pages will offer you four different approaches to questions concerning PISA and Finland.
Centre for Educational Assessment
- Opintoluotsi - a portal to education
Information on all matters relating to education and training in Finland.
Ministry of Education and Culture