Basic Education at the Institute of Adult Education in Helsinki
The Institute of Adult Education in Helsinki offers basic education for 18 year-old or older adult immigrants. The aim of the basic education is to prepare students for further studies or enhance possibilities to find work. We follow the curriculum of the Finnish National Board of Education in our basic education.
Illiterate adult, apply for Basic Education and learn how to read and write!
How to apply
You can apply to basic education all year round, but we do not accept applications during Summer between 12th June and 31th August. The education terms start in August or January. If we don’t have any new groups starting or all our groups are full, your application will be placed on a waiting list. In case a place becomes available, we will invite you to a test. There will be advertising in various places when we have places available.
We also accept students who wish to study subject studies (for example maths, Finnish, English). If you wish to study singular subject studies, please contact our office.
Fill out the online application form or print an application form and send it scanned by email to email@example.com or post it to Töölöntullinkatu 8, 00250 Helsinki. Notice that the form is closed between 12th June and 31th August.
Note! All groups are full at the moment and we don’t accept new students. We’ll inform about next year and possible test dates later in Autumn.
- Autumn: 12 Aug – 20 Dec 2019
- Spring: 7 Jan – 29 May 2020
Basic Education at the Institute of Adult Education
Töölöntullinkatu 8, 00250 Helsinki
Tel +358 50 300 1817
The office is located next to the main building in Mannerheimintie 114, 00250 Helsinki.
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Katri SeppäläSchool Secretary +358 50 300 1817 firstname.lastname@example.org
Jyrki SipiläDirector +358 9 41 500 331 email@example.com
Hanna NummenrantaPlanner firstname.lastname@example.org
Anne LeinonenPedagogical Vice Director +358 9 41 500 326 email@example.com
Pertti PyhtiläStudy Counselor +358 50 5587987 firstname.lastname@example.org
Monday – Thursday
10-12 and 14-15.30 (Changes are possible.)
Tel +359 50 300 1817
Address: Mannerheimintie 114, 00250 HelsinkiApplying to Basic education