• KSAO holds the VET Mobility Charter
  • Co-operates with colleges and employers internationally
  • Annually around 100 students complete their studies abroad
  • Some 50 teachers take part in job shadowing and project work abroad
  • Each year KSAO hosts about 80 foreign students and 50 teachers
  • The partner countries include: Croatia, Cyprus, Denmark, France, Germany, Iceland, India, Italy, Japan, Malta, the Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Russia, Singapore, Spain, Serbia and Sweden.

The activities are financed by projects like Erasmus+, Nordplus Junior, Finnish National Agency for Education and KSAO’s own funds.

Cooperation outside EU:

KSAO coordinates a Russian network of Finnish Vocational Colleges. KSAO is a partner of India, Japan, Singapore networks. Networks improve cooperation, learning at work and job shadowing in countries outside of the European Union.

Further information

Auli Haapajärvi – International coordinator
tel. +358 2061 58809

International team of the college

Updated 19.2.2021