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Welcome to Laurea! We are a student-centered, international university of applied Sciences in six campuses in Helsinki region. We focus on service business, expertise in nursing as well as security, safety and social responsibility. We have a strong regional development role with the promise "together we are stronger". Our pedagogical model Learning by Developing is based on authentic encounters with the world of work.

I wish I could go back — My life as an exchange student

Youri Goudkuil, an exchange student from the Netherlands participated in project-based studies at Laurea.

Read more about Youri's experience as an exchange student