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Vocational special needs education

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Vocational special needs education is designed for students who need special support in learning and studying regularly or on a long-term basis due to learning difficulties, disabilities, illness or other reasons.

Special needs education refers to systematic pedagogic support that is based on the students’ personal objectives and skills as well as special arrangements for teaching and studying.

You can apply to vocational special needs education from 14 March to 4 April 2018. Fill in the application form and send it no later than 4 April at 15:00 (UTC/GMT+2). You can apply to the programmes on the Opintopolku.fi website. The study programmes are conducted in Finnish or Swedish.

You will get information directly from the institutions about the admission at the earliest 14 June 2018.

Read more about vocational special needs in vocational education and training (in Finnish)

See vocational special needs study programmes in Finnish

See vocational special needs study programmes in Swedish