Finland has a diverse supply of high-quality forest education providers from vocational to higher level, including the University of Helsinki that has been ranked among the top five in the world. Come to the Forest Visit to learn more about the Finnish forest education and research.


  • Forest education providers in Finland
  • Forest education system and know-how
  • Pedagogy, simulators, learning environments and educational technology in forest education
  • Timber harvesting and forest machine education
  • Geoinformatics and laser scanning
  • Forests and atmosphere
  • Tropical forests
  • Forest modelling
  • Forest economics
  • Forest data collection, control and utilization

The concept development of the Forest Visit was funded by Metsämiesten Säätiö Foundation.

University of Helsinki Centre for Continuing Education HY+


The purpose of HY+ organization is to improve the future world and well-being of people through enhancing learning, knowledge sharing, and development.


UniVisits are targeted to professionals in diverse fields wishing to learn state-of-the-art know-how in their own area. Based on the expertise of the eleven faculties of the University of Helsinki, we design customised programmes to meet the needs of each visit group.

University of Helsinki Centre for Continuing Education HY+

P.O. Box 53 (Fabianinkatu 32)

FI-00014 University of Helsinki