Project course: SHIFT

 Would you like to work at SHIFT Business Festival in Turku? Receive study credits and develop useful skills and competences while building your CV?  

Check out what SHIFT is about:

We are seeking five driven and motivated students to do project and event management. The setting for the course is SHIFT Business Festival in Turku, the event is held on 29-30.8.2019 but your effort would already be needed from April onwards.


The participating students need to be available in Turku from April to late August, naturally the weeks before the event are the most hectic and time consuming. At SHIFT you will work in different fields with preparing and executing the event, the tasks can be organised according to your background and interest, you may work in the following areas:

  • Marketing

  • Partnerships

  • Speakers and programme management

  • Event facilitation

  • HR management


29-30.8: SHIFT Business Festival

April onwards: Weekly meetings



Apply latest on 31st of March 2019. We expect a motivation letter and your CV. 
State in the motivation letter why you are applying to SHIFT, in which areas you wish to develop yourself and most important what makes you tick.

Send your application to

The chosen applicants will be interviewed by SHIFT’s representants.  


The course is a Master’s Project Course in Business.

Course codes depending on major:

EM00BQ42, MF00BQ45, RE00BQ53, OL00BQ48, IS00BQ52.  

Course site:

Moodle page with course instructions:

Please contact Matti Tarmio,