See also

Development cooperation programmes for higher education




Nationally funded programmes for higher education

Asia Programme for educational cooperation

Education Cooperation of Asia operations provides funding for projects concerning education cooperation between higher education institutions in Asia deemed to be particularly important to Finland, currently with Japan and South Korea. The partner countries may vary year-to-year.

Asia programme

FIRST+ (Finnish-Russian Student and Teacher Exchange Programme)

The FIRST+ programme (FinnishRussian Student and Teacher Exchange Programme) promotes partnerships and collaboration of higher education institutions in Finland and Russia. The programme supports student and teacher mobility between Finnish and Russian higher education institutions and the organisation of joint intensive courses in Russia.

FIRST+ programme


North2north is a student exchange programme between Finland, Sweden, Norway, Iceland, Canada and Alaska (USA). Students registered at the participating institutions are eligible to apply through their own institutions of higher education.

University of the Arctic: North2North