Quality of life that keeps families happyJoensuu has been growing steadily: 30% of the inhabitants are aged under 25 and during the next two years around 2,000 new apartments will be built. Every year the city attracts thousands of young entrants to study in the University of Eastern Finland and the Karelia University of Applied Sciences. The result is a dynamic job market of highly skilled young people, and an attractive environment for start-up-minded entrepreneurs. An increasing number of students and experts coming from abroad contribute to an international atmosphere.
What does an international expert look for in a place to live? Joensuu offers high-quality education in English ranging all the way from kindergarten to secondary school and university, and the vibrant town has job opportunities for the whole family. People moving to Joensuu will appreciate the clean water, fresh air, beautiful nature and a variety of leisure options. Moving around the compact-sized city is smooth and everything is within easy reach. You can devote your time to important things when commutes and other everyday travels only take minutes.