Childcare and education

Espoo offers educational opportunities for inhabitants of all ages and encourages lifelong learning. Day care services are provided as both municipal and private services. Families who don't need day care may take part in the activities of open day care centres, resident parks and clubs.

Pre-primary education is provided in several day care centres and schools in the city. All comprehensive schools, general upper secondary schools, vocational schools and universities of applied sciences in Espoo as well as the Aalto University offer high-quality education. The diverse range of courses available at the Adult Education Centre allows residents to develop themselves.