For students nearing graduating

Have you just started your master’s degree studies, or are you almost finished and about to graduate? During the final years of studies, working life is quickly approaching and assumes an ever larger part in the everyday life of students. This page is intended for everyone who will soon graduate and has questions related to working life.

Loimu’s membership fee benefit for graduates!

If you join Loimu as a student and continue as a member until your graduation, you pay the student membership fee for your graduation year and get 50 per cent off the following year’s membership fee.

Online training

Three-step CV training introduces the basics of a good CV through three steps. You can start at any time!

Employment and career options

Biodiversity, cleantech, climate change or health technology? Loimu’s fields represent phenomena that are highly relevant for humankind, and Loimu’s members can contribute to these phenomena through their expertise. Each interesting phenomena employs Loimu’s members through several different sectors, industries and employers.

Unemployment benefit

Through Loimu, the members – also student members – can join the Unemployment Fund for Higher Educated Employees Erko As an unemployment fund member, you are entitled to earnings-related unemployment benefit when you are laid off or unemployed if the membership condition and work requirement are fulfilled. The earnings-related unemployment benefit is based on your earnings, which means that it is considerably higher than benefits granted by Kela.

Salary recommendations

We follow salary development yearly through surveys and give recommendation based on results.

Membership benefits

We offer you over 100 membership benefits!

Salary advice

You should always find out the salary level when applying for a new job. We will help you ask for a salary that corresponds to your skills and experience before you sign the employment contract. On the basis of our own surveys and available statistics information, we can advise our members in salary issues and salary development in different work tasks.

More information about the salary recommendations is provided by Loimu’s salary advice urapalvelut(at) or you can book an appointment for salary negotiation sparring. For Loimu members only.

Trainings supporting your job search

Are you looking for a new job? Are you looking for information about drafting a good CV, job application, elevator pitch or LinkedIn profile?  The material in the video library is at your disposal 24/7. Go to the member pages by logging in.

You can find the future events from the event calendar. Check the offering – it is tailored to support your job search.

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