Join TEK

Join TEK

TEK membership is an investment in your career.

In Finland, membership of a trade union is a legal right and commonly accepted. The main aims of TEK are to promote the interests of our members in the labour market and to advance education and technology in Finland. 

We offer you practical support in building your career from the very beginning of your studies and throughout each stage of your professional life. Read more on how TEK can support you here.

It's easy to join TEK - just fill in the form online and we will soon be in touch. If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact our member register at member(ät) or +358 9 2291 2291 and we will be happy to answer your questions.

The membership fee for a full member is 351 €/2019 (29,25 €/month), which includes the unemployment fund fee. The membership fee is fully tax deductable. Student membership is free of charge. 

Choose the right membership for you 

  • Join as a full member, when you've completed your degree in Finland.
  • Join as a student member, when you are studying your first masters degree (not in University of Applied Sciences).
  • Join as retired member, more information.

JOIN TEK HERE if you have a degree from Finland

If you have a master's degree from outside of Finland, join as a full member here.


You can be approved as a full member if you have completed an MSc in engineering or architecture, or a corresponding degree in mathematics or natural sciences in Finland (e.g. mathematics, physics and computer science).

Applicants who have completed a degree of equivalent standard abroad, or who hold corresponding qualifications or competence and work in technology may also be admitted as a member. 


TEK's membership register is open from Monday to Friday from 9.00 to 16.00 (in July 9.00 - 15.00)

tel. +358 9 2291 2291