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Highway 2 Code training aroused interest across the country


The Highway 2 Code software development training got a lot of attention from potential students who are interested in software development. Nearly 350 students all over Finland and abroad as well applied to the training that is funded by the Finnish Ministry of Education and Culture. - "Highwa...

The closing ceremony of the academic year on 24th May


Centria University of Applied Sciences´ closing ceremony for the academic year will be held in Talonpojankatu Campus on Friday 24th of May 2019 starting at 2 pm. The ceremony is meant for students who are graduating or have graduated during this spring semester, and their friends and relativ...

Sampo Elias Asikainen participates the Timo Mustakallio competition


Centria University of Applied Sciences' music student Sampo Elias Asikainen was chosen to the Timo Mustakallio competition which is Finland’s leading competition for young opera singers. The one-day competition is to be held in Savonlinna during the Savonlinna Opera Festival on July 14, ...

Senni Heiskanen won the V International Kantele Competition


Senni Heiskanen won the first prize in folk music category in the V Internation Kantele Competition held in Turku 3rd to 5th of May. Senni has studied music pedagogy and will be graduating from Centria University of Applied Sciences this spring. Senni will be performing at the kantele closing...

Closing Ceremony 24 May 2019


Centria University of Applied Sciences welcomes all the students that graduated or still are graduating during this spring semester to take part in this year’s closing ceremony on Friday May 24th 2019. You are most welcome to join us to celebrate your graduation and the ending of a special ...

The Finnish Chemical Industry's prize was awarded to Centria's TalenttiTehdas


The Finnish chemical industry’s Safety Award highlighted goal-oriented operations, new initiative and safety skills among young people The representative students and teachers of Talenttitehdas recieved the award in "Kemiat kohtaavat" -event in Helsinki. Photo: Matti Matikainen On 16 April 2...

André Noël Chaker's lecture crowns the 5th edition of the International Language Week


The International Language Week (ILW) 2019 edition will take place at Centria University of Applied Sciences from 11 March till 15 March 2019. This fifth edition is welcoming a record number of participants, as 10 visiting teachers representing 5 different countries will be taking part in Centria&rs...

Kokkola’s Centria Library to open at the Talonpojankatu campus on 4 March at 10 AM


In addition to the traditional book collection, the new library offers much bright and colorful space dedicated to studying, meetings, exhibitions, as well as peaceful pods that are ideal for work requiring focus and concentration.Library users may use the self-checkout machines when borrowing boo...

Valentine’s day at Talonpojankatu campus


In Finland, Valentine’s day is about friendship, not only soulmates. The Finnish name Ystävänpäivä means Friends’ day. Read more about this Finnish tradition here. Centria’s students are bringing joy to the Talonpojanku campus on Valentine’s day, 14 Feb...

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