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Recognition of qualifications

Recognition of qualifications refers to a decision on the eligibility that foreign qualifications provide when applying for a job or study place. In Finland, recognition decisions are made by competent authorities, educational establishments, higher education institutions and employers. 

Information for a holder of a foreign qualification:  

Regulated professions in Finland - A profession is regulated when according to Finnish legislation, a specific training, qualification or the right to practice a profession is required. List of regulated professions and competent authorities: