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Student story: Agnese Katlapa, Medical Physics

When Agnese was studying in her Bachelor programme in her home country Latvia, she heard about Finland’s reputation of fostering high-level medical physics expertise on many occasions. She had already discovered that she wanted to further her knowledge in radiotherapy ‒ and that she really wanted to experience the proper Finnish winter and get back on skis after many years ‒ so choosing the University of Eastern Finland was ultimately easy.

I knew that the level of medical physics know-how is really high in Finland.