In English Russian Yhteystiedot Pohjois-Karjalan koulutuskuntayhtymä
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What is Riveria?

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Riveria is one of the largest vocational education and training (VET) providers in Finland

North Karelia Municipal Education and Training Consortium
– brochure in English

We organise vocational upper secondary, further vocational and specialist vocational qualifications, also liberal adult and summer university education. The Ministry of Culture and Education has awarded our organisation the Quality Award for Vocational Education in 2002, 2008, 2012 and 2016.

Our area of operation covers the entire region of North Karelia formed by the 12 municipalities, the owners of Riveria. We have training centres in Joensuu (the capital of North Karelia), Kitee, Lieksa, Nurmes, Outokumpu and Valtimo. Annually we have around 15 000 students and about 740 staff.

The main function of our international operations is to grow Riveria’s international profile through increasing the number of exchanges of students and education professionals. Riveria students can participate in international projects, host foreign students and travel to other countries to complete a part of their professional training in foreign companies.

Foreign students are welcome to take part in the full qualification programmes, complete certain modules in our training centres or have professional training in local companies under the guidance and supervision of our teachers.

Riveria teachers and other staff members take part in exchange programmes and other partnership projects. For groups of education professionals from other countries visiting Riveria, we can organise tailor-made diverse study visits, Educational Camps including special training programmes, work shops and seminars, in collaboration with other local education providers. We also assist educational organizations in improving their systems by offering development services known by EduSolutions.

Riveria offers over 130 different qualifications in industry, construction, transport, nature and environment, business, wellbeing and health, education and culture, and services.



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E-invoice operator: Ropo Capital Oy
Operator ID: 003714377140
EDI code: 003702123717

All invoices must be addressed to the North Karelia Municipal Education and Training Consortium, Riveria. Riveria’s contact person must be mentioned as reference information.

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Pohjois-Karjala koulutuskuntayhtymä (Consorcio Educativo de Carelia del Norte) no admite facturas en papel. Tenga en cuenta que una factura adjunta a un correo electrónico no es una factura electrónica. Nuestro código de identificación fiscal (Y-tunnus) es el 0212371-7.

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Operador de facturas electrónicas: Ropo Capital Oy
Código de intermediario: 003714377140
Código de intercambio electrónico de datos: 003702123717

Todas las facturas deben estar dirigidas a Pohjois-Karjala koulutuskuntayhtymä (Consorcio Educativo de Carelia del Norte).
En la factura debe mencionarse como referencia el nombre del interlocutor de Riveria.

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There is a dormitory near every Riveria campus. The dormitory rooms are prioritised for the minor students whose permanent residence is over 100 km from the campus, and they are free of charge.

Apply for a room (in finnish)

For assistance please email or call +358 13 244 3000.

Our chat-service at is also available on weekdays starting from 9.00 to 14.00.