In Pori, the ruthless sea meets gentle nature, and industry’s long traditions shake hands with the innovations that build a cleaner tomorrow. A 450 years old compact size historical city offers first-class services, including culture and sports, and makes the everyday life of residents easy.
CAREER AND STUDY OPPORTUNITIES
The city of Pori and the province of Satakunta offer career possibilities in growing industries like technology metals and circular economy, as well as in the Robocoast cluster, AI, automation, and digital innovations.
The region is a great choice for the students that are heading for a bachelor’s, a master’s, or a Ph.D. degree in tech or industry. A degree in robotics, AI, data analytics, circular economy, programming, international business, or health tech – each student has a variety of options to choose from in Pori. The ecosystem offers also unique research facilities, for example, in the RoboAI RDI Centre.
LEASURE TIME AND HOBBIES
In Pori, nature is literally right outside your door: beautiful Pori National Urban Park combines nature and a cultural environment, Kokemäenjoki river estuary, and the Yyteri shoal and beach – are only a few destinations that attract city residents and visitors all year round.
The city is also a hometown for Pori Jazz – one of the biggest jazz festivals in Europe is among the most interesting and best-known summer events in Finland.
Find out more about Pori:
The city of Pori – City’s web-page in English
Business Pori – Business Pori web-site
Visit Pori – City’s tourist guide