Tampere at a glance
Tampere, Finland, is a continuously developed city, that is outstanding thanks to all of its titles. The highest populated city in the Nordic countries is also known as “the Manchester of Finland”, due to its industrial past. The two lakes that guard Tampere, Näsijärvi and Pyhäjärvi, provide the city’s inhabitants with spectacular views and guard the active urban life. Founded as a marketplace, Tampere grew until it became an important Finnish urban hub and, yet, it kept the warm small town feeling. This friendly atmosphere is visible both in the urban and metropolitan area (the sub-region of Tampere). Tampere i a surprising degree abroad destination, with activities connected to art and culture and a lot of ways to enjoy nature on one of the city’s nearby ridges. Step in line, along with other international students, in one of the nationally appreciated institutions of study in Europe!