Moving Finland for study or research

School and student healthcare includes: Health inspections Healthcare services Medical care within basic healthcare. The municipality where the educational establishment is located will arrange school and student healthcare services for all comprehensive school pupils and students of upper secondary schools, vocational schools and polytechnic universities. School healthcare is usually arranged within the school’s premises. Student […]

Moving abroad for study or research

If you move from Finland to study, for unremunerated training, research or post-graduate studies abroad, you are covered by Finnish health insurance for the duration of your studies. If you move abroad to do paid training relating to your studies, this may affect your health insurance coverage in Finland. Notify Kela of residence abroad longer […]