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Study in Finland:
Finland is famous for its numerous lakes and forests and for the cold weather. It is also an innovative country that offers world class education. It is one of the safest countries to pursue higher education from. Finland has laid back cities with immense natural beauty. It has a diverse culture and society which is accommodating for the international students. The teachers in the universities of Finland are selected from the top 10% of the graduates. Students can choose from 14 universities and 24 polytechnics which are free of cost for EU/EEA residents.
Highlights about Finland
The student resident permit application is available at the Finnish embassy of your country. There is a lot of paperwork to be completed in order to get the visa. You have to provide proof of financial support, passport, accommodation and a letter of acceptance from your university. The student visa in Finland as to be reviewed each year which can be done easily at the local police station.
The Finnish higher education institutions offer scholarships of their own to the international students. These institutional scholarships are available for international students that are charged tuition fees. Students can also apply for the grant-awarding organizations in their home country to avail funding. 70-75 % of admitted students receive either 50% scholarship on tuition fee or full scholarship.
Insurance for Finland
It is important to bring a health and accident insurance policy with you to Finland. It is recommended to take an insurance that covers you during your stay in Finland as well as your travel to and from Finland. In case you are planning to travel to places in the neighboring countries then make sure that your insurance is valid in those countries too.
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