Sedu

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WELCOME TO SEDU

Seinäjoki Joint Municipal Authority for Education Sedu is a multidisciplinary VET institution that provides high quality education and student welfare for more than 4000 students. Sedu is one of the biggest VET providers in Finland. Individualized study paths, project learning and a strong emphasis on internationalization feature in the provision of education at Sedu.

As a regional vocational upper secondary education provider, we have a mission to provide the students with learning opportunities that enable them to acquire the knowledge, skills and competences that meet both the needs of the students and the world of work in an optimal way.

INTERESTED IN FINNISH VET EDUCATION EXCELLENCE?

Sedu Education offers several options for you to study in Finland. Whether it is an intensive English course or gaining vocational skills while learning English, we have it. READ MORE

VISITORS WELCOME

Sedu hosts annually well over 300 international visitors, who are mainly students, teachers, school staff members or work life representatives. See what Sedu and Finland has to offer! You can also contact us to find out more.

SEDU IN NUMBERS

8

Sedu operates in eight units in 14 study locations

23

INTERNATIONAL PARTNER COUNTRIES

134

STUDENTS ON INTERNATIONAL EXCHANGE (2016)

4000

STUDENTS IN INITIAL VOCATIONAL EDUCATION

500

staff members

20 000

Number of students per year in Sedu adult education

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Areas of Focus

Sedu is active in developing vocational education through different kinds of international projects. Seinäjoki Region itself is well known for high amount of SME's and the positive attitude towards entrepreneurship. The promotion of entrepreneurship is one of the key focus points in the future development of the area. Entrepreneurship education is a key area of development in Vocational Education Centre Sedu and we aim to develop and offer diversified learning environments for the students. Sedu does cooperation with other educational institutions to diversify the students’ study opportunities. Students have the possibility to choose courses from other schools.

International Sedu

Vocational Education Centre Sedu has an extensive national and international cooperation network. Vocational Education Centre Sedu offers its students and personnel a number of different ways to gain international experience - through exchanges and home internationalization.

About Finland

Did you know that Finland has around 188 000 lakes and that 69% of Finland is forest?  

Sedu?

Vocational Education Centre Sedu is situated in the western part of Finland, and the head office in Seinäjoki, South Ostrobothnia. 
 
The name Sedu stands for
S : success and satisfaction
E : education
D : development
U : united

Sedu international brochure 2015.pdf

Sedu offers 25 vocational qualifications

Sedu provides studies in the following study fields: Business and Administration, Culture, Health and Social Sciences, Natural Resources Sector, Tourism, Catering and Home Economics, Technology and Transport Sector. Diversified adult education increases the educational supply further.

 

CONTACT US

Sedu's international office is located in Seinäjoki. Each study unit also has their own international representative.