Varia has many partners both within the borders of Finland and outside of them. We are constantly expanding our co-operation with the local companies in Vantaa to offer our students excellent working possibilities in actual working life, but also, to provide the work-life with experienced and skillful employees.
Based on diverse and extensive cooperation, we have established partnerships with the following companies:
- Are Oy
- Antell-Ravintolat Oy
- Oy Karl Fazer Ab
- Finavia Oyj
- Finnair Oyj
- ISS Palvelut Oy
- Murata Electronics Oy
- City of Vantaa
- Palvelukoti Vantaan Kerttuli Oy
- Vantaan Tilapalvelut Vantti Oy
In addition, we have a cooperation agreement with the following companies:
As the working life becomes more and more globalized, we in Varia value our international connections more. It is important to give our students experiences abroad so that when they finish their studies, they are prepared for the challenges that globalization sets on companies and other sectors of work life. Our main partners abroad are:
- Edith Stein Schule, Freiburg
- BBZ am Nord Ost See Kanal, Rendsburg
- Werner-von-Siemens Schule, Cham
- Carl Benz Schule, Gaggenau: In addition to reciprocal mobility cooperation, we have implemented a creative metalwork project every year since 2003 with German and Finnish students.
- ROC Friese Poort, Emmerloord: In addition to reciprocal mobility cooperation, Dutch 'cultural ambassadors' -students, spend every year a one week in Varia. During their stay, cultural exchange between Finnish and Dutch students is organised.
- Alfa-College, Groningen: In addition to reciprocal mobility cooperation, we have worked together in the entrepreneurship project named Young Talents.
- Deltion College, Zwolle: In addition to reciprocal mobility cooperation, we are planning to organise cultural exchange and friendship program between Finnish and Dutch students.
- Ajou Motor College, Boryeong
- Jeju Provincial Offices of Education (POE), Jeju Island: Varia organises Finnish pedagogy related teacher training program for Korean teachers for 5 months.
- Shanghai Electronic Industry School (ICT), Shanghai
- Shanghai University of Medicine and Health Sciences, Shanghai
- Suzhou Tourism and Finance Institute, Suzhou
- Suzhou Industrial Park Institute of Vocational Technology, Suzhou