Most students go on to general or vocational upper-secondary education or vocational training, having finished primary education.
The upper-secondary education is provided for by Ålands gymnasium.
Åland´s Upper Secondary School
Åland´s Lyceum is a basic education upper secondary school that offers a good basis for university and college studies. Completed studies provide an upper secondary qualification in basic education. It includes an upper secondary school certificate and a matriculation examination certificate.
Åland´s Upper Secondary Vocational School - Ålands yrkesgymnasium
Åland´s Upper Secondary Vocational School offers a basic vocational qualification in several different vocational programs. Completed studies provide an upper secondary qualification with vocational direction. It includes an upper secondary school certificate and a certificate of skills demonstration.
Read more about Åland´s Upper Secondary School (Swedish only)
You can also earn a vocational qualification by means of an apprenticeship. Apprenticeships are based on a fixed-term employment relationship between an employer and a student, during which the student receives on-the-job training.
Read more about apprenticeship (Swedish only)