Student tutors help all incoming international students to adjust to the local life in Rovaniemi and to familiarize themselves with surroundings and study facilities after the arrival. Student tutors help with all kind of practical issues and you meet them during the orientation week at the latest. If you are a degree programme student and want to know more about student tutor activity, please contact programme coordinator. If you are an exchange student or IPM student, please contact the International Relations Office for further information. For more information check also attached Study in Lapland -guidebook.
Rovaniemi University of Applied Sciences organizes different kind of activities for its students. RAMK has active student union CAMOS which organizes all kind of events, support the students’ right and make sure that the students’ voice is heard in the institution and surrounding society. RAMK offers also various kinds of sport activities and a Finnish Friend -programme for international students. This program is designed to introduce the local everyday life for international students. For more information please check the links below.
Rovaniemi is surrounded by beautiful nature and there are lots of things to do through the year. Since the nature is closed to the city it is easy to go hiking, skiing, swimming, cycling, fishing etc. Also various gyms and sport centers offer lot of exciting sport activities.
Rovaniemi is also a city of culture and you can visit for example museums, exhibitions, theatres, cinema, library, concerts and familiarize yourself with different kind architecture. Also different kind of organizations and associations organizes different kind of events, infos, lectures, shows and theme days.
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