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Students and qualifications

Reports on the students and qualifications in vocational education and training provide information on new students, students and completers of vocational upper secondary education, further vocational education and specialist vocational education in institute-based and apprenticeship-based education during the statistical year.

Note! Some of the reports are subject to data protection measures. In that case numbers of 1-4 persons are shown as "1-4" and larger numbers are rounded to the nearest multiple of three. Percentages are calculated using the protected numbers.

New students, students and qualifications in vocational education and training

New students​

Age group
Competence area (vocational qualifications)
Education provider
Field of education - ISCED
Region
Time series

Students

Age group
Competence area (vocational qualifications)
Education provider
Field of education - ISCED
Region
Time series

Qualifications

Age​ (vocational qualifications)
Age group
Competence area​ (vocational qualifications)
Education provider
Field of education - ISCED
Length of education​ (apprenticeship tr​aining)
Method of financing (competence-based qualifications)
Region
Route to competence-based qualification (competence-based qualifications)
Time series

New students, students and qualifications

Age group​
Field of education - ISCED
Statistical year
Training agreement and apprenticeship training periods
Type of qualification and age group
Type of qualification and field of education​​​

Regional mobility

In the report name, the first part refers to the data in the row and the second part to the data in the columns (in the first report, the region of education is in the row and the region of residence in the column. In the second report, the indicators are the other way around). The first screen shows data on the admitted applicants. 

Education provider and the previous year's home region  (%)
Education provider and the previous year's home region are the same or different  (%) ​​​
Previous year's home region and the region of education  (%)
Region of education and the pre​vious year's home region  (%)
Region of education and the previous year's home region are the same or different  (%)

Students who attained a vocational upper secondary qualification and passed the matriculation examination

Students who attained a vocational upper secondary qualification and passed the matriculation examination in the same year or consecutive years. Data is available from 2010 onwards.

Region of education
Field of education - ISCED

Vocational skill​​s demonstrations, credits and modules

The statistics include vocational upper secondary education and training and exclude competence-based qualifications and apprenticeship training.

Credits

A credit is the basic unit of measuring the scope of studies. One credit is equal to an average of 40 hours of studies. Students may need a longer or shorter period of time to attain the credits, depending on their individual pace of study. A credit will include both organised and independent study.

Education provider
Field of education - ISCED

Modules

Education leading to a vocational qualification (120 credits) comprises vocational subjects (90 credits), core subjects (20 credits), elective subjects (10 credits) and careers counselling. Most of the scope is taken up with vocational subjects, the content of which depends on the qualification, as it is based on the tasks and operations of the vocational field.

Education provider
Field of education - ISCED​​​​​​


Ammattiosaamisen näytöt

Ammatillisten perustutkintojen ammattitaitovaatimusten saavuttaminen arvioidaan ammattiosaamisen näytöissä useimmiten työssäoppimisjaksolla. Sen loppupuolella opiskelija osoittaa käytännön työtehtävissä hankkimansa osaamisen ammattiosaamisen näytöillä. Niissä myös arvioidaan, miten hyvin opiskelija on saavuttanut työelämän edellyttämän ammattitaidon.

Koulutusala
Koulutuksen järjestäjä

Completed a vocational upper secondary qualification

Analysis reports

Extended data content fo​​r analytical purposes.

All vocational education and training
Vocational education and training by age

Updating Reports

The reports contain information that is updated once a month on the number of new students, students and graduates of vocational education and training. The information is updated from the KOSKI data warehouse, which is maintained by the Finnish National Agency for Education. Education providers enter their information in the warehouse. Education providers may also update the information for previous years.

Net number of students
New students, students and graduates