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. 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. We do not accept paper applications at the moment. Please fill out the online application as carefully as possible! If you need any help with the application you can contact us by email to email@example.com or 050 300 1817.
Applicants have been contacted in April and May 2020 and new groups start in August 2020. You can still leave in an application. If more places come available in August, we’ll accept suitable students based on the application date.
- Autumn: 10 Aug – 18 Dec 2020
- Spring 11 Jan – 28 May 2021
Basic Education at the Institute of Adult Education
Runeberginkatu 22-24, 00100 Helsinki
Tel +358 50 300 1817
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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
Basic Education office is closed between June 19 and July 26, 2020.
Tel +358 50 300 1817
Address: Runeberginkatu 22-24, 00100 HelsinkiApplying to Basic education