Passion for profession stems from the people, fields, forests, companies and the utterly entrepreneurial landscape of the South Ostrobothnia region in Finland. Start your journey here to discover what we can offer students and experts of education and work.


We are a regional education provider

  • study locations in the following municipalities: Seinäjoki, Ilmajoki, Kurikka, Kauhajoki, Lappajärvi, Lapua, Tampere, Ähtäri and Vaasa
  • education for 5000 students
  • continuing education or further training courses
  • preparatory vocational education and training
  • broad-based vocational qualifications in several study fields
  • work for 600 staff members

We are an international education provider

  • more than 200 students and 100 teachers and other staff members participates in international exchanges every year  
  • yearly about 190 incoming students and more than 100 staff members visit Sedu
  • several international projects

We cooperate with

  • international partner schools and other organisations in 29 countries
  • hundreds of companies in the framework of work-based learning
  • dozens of companies  and other organisations by offering staff training and development services
  • the regional development organizations by participating actively their activities as partners and experts
  • other service providers in integration of immigrants by providing courses in the Finnish language
  • within employment sector by  providing employment training and career guidance

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