Taitotalo is a private educational institution founded in 1922. It operates nationwide and offers education in the industrial and technological field. Taitotalo completes about 70 000 study days yearly, in three offices and with the help of about 140 employees. The durations of the educations vary from short seminars to educations leading to professional competence.
Kuopio is the eight largest city in Finland with approximately 120 000 inhabitants. The city, as well as the port of Kuopio, is located by Lake Kallavesi. For tourists, one of the main attractions in Kuopio is the Puijo Tower, while students are drawn to the city by the University of Eastern Finland located in