City profile

Joensuu is the lively capital of the north Karelia region. The city centre is on the right bank of the river around the main square, where there is the town hall, museum, hotels and restaurants, shops. The energy if the city come from it hosting three higher education institutions: north Karelia University of Applied Sciences. During the academic year, 25 % of the 72 000 inhabitants are students..

University of Applied Sciences

City Travel

Fly to Helsinki from: Dublin, London, Edinburgh, Manchester.

Train from Helsinki to Joensuu: 4.5 hrs