STUDIA - Education Fair in Helsinki, Finland 2012

04 December 2012 - 05 December 2012

We are pleased to announce that the STUDIA Education Fair 2012 will be held in in Helsinki, Finland on December 4 – 5. Studia 2012 is an international further education fair for upper secondary school students and graduates.

Reasons to Attend

The Finland Education Fair 2012 is an international further education fair for upper secondary school students and graduates. The visitors are also more and more interested in educational and working possibilities abroad. The 2011 edition of the Finland Education Fair received over 14,900 visitors and 142 exhibitors.

Market Overview

Education has always been a high priority for Finland. At the moment, Finland has 16 university level institutions and 25 polytechnics. The latest statistics show that over 13,000 students from Finland were studying internationally in 2009.

Finland has developed its world class education system which offers students wonderful higher education opportunities in almost all fields of study. The reputation of its education system is high not only because it provides high standard of education but because also because it is continuously working and investing for increment in level of educational standards. As such, the national educational strategy is to invest substantial amount on research based education to develop the country as the information society. The higher educational wings of Finland constitutes of Universities and Polytechnics which provide most advanced state-of-art facilities to its students.

Fair Outline

Most off the Finnish universities and polytechnic institutes participate in the fair. Participation of the Finnish further education field make Studia a vital part of the Finnish student counselling.

Exhibitor feedback

  • 100% of the exhibitors were satisfied with the fair
  • 95% of the exhibitors reached their target group very well or well
  • 95 % of the exhibitors will certainly or most probably participate the fair next time
Further Exhibition Information

More information about this leading student recruitment exhibition can be found by selecting the tabs below.

To reserve your place at this international education fair, please select the ‘Prices’ tab and choose the buttons that meet your requirements. Place your purchase in your shopping cart by selecting the ‘Click To Proceed’ button, select ‘checkout’, and fill in your registration details.

What's included as standard

Participation includes:standard equipped stand, fascia board, electricity plug, 3 spot lights, info counter and two bar stools.

Configure your participation
STUDIA - Education Fair in Finland (Helsinki) - 4-5/12/2012


4 Dec 2012 - 5 Dec 2012

Venue address:

The Helsinki Exhibition & Convention Centre
Messuaukio 1
Pasila district



Opening hours for visitors
Date Time
Day 1:
Day 2:
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
Access times for exhibitors
Date Time
Set up:
07:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Additional activities
Date Time
To be announced: - -

This section identifies the levels and subject areas that are reflected at this fair and for which visitors will have an interest in. This section will help to clarify the types of participants who should attend.

  • Postgraduate (Masters, MBA, LLM, Dip, PhD)
  • Undergraduate (Bachelors)
  • Foundation (Preparatory)
  • Further education & vocational
  • Secondary education
  • Language learning
  • Professional training
  • Accountancy, finance & insurance
  • Architecture, construction, building & surveying
  • Business, MBA & management
  • Computer science & IT
  • Economics
  • Education & teaching
  • Engineering
  • Health & medicine
  • Humanities
  • Languages
  • Law & LLM
  • Mathematics
  • Retailing & marketing
  • Science
  • Social science
  • Tourism, leisure & hospitality
  • Visual & creative arts

Use the information provided below to learn more about visitors expected to attend the fair and the proportion of those visitors that are relevant to your offering. Additional information about how the educational exhibition is promoted and visiting agents can be found in the grey box.

Visitors are targeted by:

  • Billboards / Posters / Flyers
  • Cooperation with Educational Institutions
  • Internet
  • Invitations
  • Local / National Press
  • PR Campaigns
  • Promotion at other events
  • Television / Radio

Visiting Agents

Agents are expected to visit the fair, although no formal activities have been planned for participants to meet them.

Visitors expected to attend:

  • 15199 in Helsinki

These visitors are expected to look for:

*All figures are estimates provided by the fair organiser. Individual exhibitors may experience different results as the data is based on the event as a whole.

Use the information provided below to learn more about fair exhibitors both past and current. The statistics are based on the last edition of the education fair and aims to give you a demographic of the international exhibitors based on their type and focus. To display a list of past and current exhibitors select the “Click to Display” button below. You can then sort the list based on the criteria most important to you. Additional information about who the education fair is aimed at can be found in the grey box.

Who should attend:
  • Boarding schools
  • Business schools
  • Colleges
  • Education agencies
  • Equipment suppliers
  • Funding & scholarship providers
  • Gap year organisations
  • Government bodies
  • Hotel management schools
  • Language schools
  • Primary schools
  • Professional bodies
  • Publishers
  • Student service providers
  • Summer schools
  • Universities

Past exhibitor numbers:

  • Data coming soon for Helsinki

Past exhibitor statistics:


Now you have decided to join the fair you might want to know some basic information to get you started with your travel plans. Information on hotels is listed below and you can find further country specific details in the grey box.

Applying For Visas

EU passport holders will not require a visa to enter Finland, although you will need a passport. If you do not have an EU passport please check with your local Consulate or Embassy. You might need to apply for a tourist or business visa, although the latter may take much more time to arrange. Visa support is strictly limited to our exhibiting clients. Visa support is NOT provided to visitors.

National Languages

Finnish & Swedish

National Currency

Euro (EUR)


Holiday Inn Helsinki Exhibition & Convention Centre
Messuaukio 1 Helsinki , 00520

*The hotels listed above are only suggestions and we advise you to carryout additional research to ensure you select the hotels that match your requirements. We cannot take responsibility for the accommodation and service provided by 3rd parties.

I would like to thank the staff at Studycentral for all of their help. In particular Lily who was excellent in relating details to us and then sorting out our booking at late notice and also to Irina who met us in person at the fair and was very helpful. A big thank you for all of your help!

Jamie Simpson, Director