Student membership

Students in TEK

Joining TEK as a student is free of charge. You can use most of our services already as a student member.


  1. Career Services - CV tips and advice, job search tools and the Työkirja job-seeking guide.
  2. Legal advice and support - Contact us if you have any concerns about work life.
  3. Strong protection of interests in the labour market.
  4. A wide range of discounts - Insurance companies Pohjola and Kaleva offer insurance discounts for TEK members. is a portal with a huge amount of discounts available to members of TEK. 
  5. It's completely free for students!

You can join TEK as a student if you are studying for your first university degree in technology, architecture or a similar field of science (not in University of Applied Sciences).

You can also join an unemployment fund while studying. Find out more here.

TYÖKIRJA Job seeking guide

Työkirja is a job-seeking and career guide for technology students. When you are looking for summer jobs, internships of thesis position, you can turn to it for: CV and cover letter examples, advice on job-interviews, tips on how to improve your LinkedIn profile, and how to look for a job in Finland. Työkirja is published annually by TEK in collaboration with the career services of universities of technology in Finland.