Vocational Education and Training Institute Sedu is among the biggest VET providers in Finland. Sedu is a high-quality VET school with eight units in 12 study locations in the western part of Finland, in the region of South Ostrobothnia. Sedu provides vocational qualifications in the following study sectors: Agriculture and Forestry, Beauty, Business and Entrepreneurship, Cleaning and Property Services, Electricity and Automation, Fashion, Interior Decoration and Textiles, Food and Tourism, Logistics, Mechanical Engineering and Production Technology, Media, ICT and Communication, Safety and Security, Vehicles, Welfare and Health and Wood and Construction.
Sedu provides education for more than 5000 full time students and offers continuing education or further training for 10.000 students. In addition to that, Sedu offers preparatory vocational education and training for young people. There are some 600 staff members.
Sedu is an international education provider with around 200 students and 100 teachers or other staff members going on international exchange every year. Annually we receive about 150 students and 100 staff members. Sedu has international partner schools and other organisations in over 30 countries. Sedu participate in thirteen international projects in 2020. Seven of them are KA2 projects.
As an acknowledgement of excellence, in 2018 Sedu won a national quality award from the Finnish Ministry of Education and Culture. In 2015 Sedu received Erasmus + VET Mobility Charter as a proof of the successful work in student and staff mobilities.