The Finnish Adult Education Centre of the City of Helsinki (Helsingin työväenopisto) offers various hobbies and education opportunities around Helsinki. The Centre organizes courses, lectures and cultural events in the following areas, for example, languages, arts, crafts, music, cooking, household management, dance, theatre, culture, ICT, nature and the environment.
Immigrants are welcome to all of the Finnish Adult Education Centre’s courses. Immigrants are also offered various courses that use simple Finnish or support languages. Many courses are held completely in other languages (for example, English, Arabic, Somali, Chinese, Thai or Russian).
Registration for autumn term courses begins in August. Registration for spring term courses begins in December.
tel. +358 (0)9 310 88 610
You can study on courses intended for immigrants at the Finnish Adult Education Centre.
You can search for courses offered by the Finnish Adult Education Centre and register for them via the Ilmonet.fi service.
You can study Finnish on various courses at the Finnish Adult Education Centre of the City of Helsinki.
You can study Swedish on various courses at the Swedish Adult Education Centre of Helsinki (Helsingfors Arbis).
You can find a Finnish language course that suits you using the Finnishcourses.fi web service.