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Labour market training: The Aalto Global Talent F.E.C.
Aalto University Professional Development (Aalto PRO)

Alkuperäinen julkaisupäivä 21.1.2019

Aalto Global Talent F.E.C. is a six-month training program for international talents already living in Finland. The program is directed at foreign nationals living in the capital region and who have graduated from a Finnish university or School of Applied Sciences. The program is suitable for graduates and experts with a science degree in any field except IT and are unemployed or under the threat of unemployment.

F.E.C. Further Educated with Companies is a training concept with the aim of concluding an employment contract. Its purpose is to reconcile the current expertise, development, and career goals of job seekers with the needs of potential new employers.

The Aalto Global Talent F.E.C. program provides participants with an overall understanding of the Finnish business environment and its principles, including business knowledge, product development, and internationalization. It also helps participants to recognize and market their expertise in the Finnish labor market. 

In the training you will strengthen your abilities in different business development processes and business ethics and code of conduct. You will learn about impactful communication and improve your knowledge about productive and profitable business. F.E.C. training program offers you an opportunity to demonstrate your abilities and skills in a real company.

The Aalto Global Talent F.E.C. program consists of 15 face-to-face learning days and eight (8) independent learning days with assignments. In addition each participant will work in a real company throughout the six-month program on assigned projects and tasks, total 95 days in the partner company.

The program starts March 29, 2019.

Before the program, participants have the opportunity to take part in career and job-seeking workshops.

Find out more about the program and apply through www.aaltopro.fi/globaltalentfec.

Apply to the program by completing the e-form at employment services page of the Centre for Economic Development, Transport and the Environment. The program number is 683524.

Apply by February 18, 2019.


To be eligible, foreign individuals must have a right to the public employment and business services i.e. TE Services. Applicants must have completed their Bachelor, Master or PhD degree from different fields of science (excluding information technologies). Full-time students cannot be selected.

The training program is also suitable for foreign nationals living in Finland because of their spouse’s work and Finnish citizens moving back to Finland from abroad. In addition unemployed immigrants or immigrants under threat of unemployment who have a university degree from another country and have relevant work experience in their field of expertise can also be accepted on the program.

All participants need to have sufficient mastery of English, as the programme will be delivered in English.

In order to start studies in the program, you will need a partner company to work with throughout the training. Aalto PRO and applicants will work together to find these companies.

The Aalto Global Talent F.E.C. training program is part of the Talent Boost – International talents boosting growth program of the Finnish Government. Talent Boost aims to attract international talents to the Finnish labor market and harness the expertise of international talents already in Finland to support Finnish companies and markets.