Ylä-Savo is known for its significant companies, whose turnover and export rate are high when compared nationally. Industrial products are known worldwide for their high quality and companies for their know-how. The region’s growing industry is constantly recruiting new employees, so Upper Savonia (Ylä-Savo) has good opportunities to get a job at internationally respected companies.
There are prestigious educational institutions in the Northern Savonia region, through which you can acquire the necessary skills for your working career. Through Upper Savonia’s vocational college, you can find vocational training that meets the needs of companies in the region. The Savonia University of Applied Sciences offers sector-specific higher education. At the multidisciplinary science university of Eastern Finland, you get education based on the latest research.