*Maryna Mikhuta is part of Tampere Student Ambassador programme, where students from UTA, TTY and TAMK are promoting Tampere internationally as a great place to study and live.*
Where are you from?
I am from Belarus.
What would you like to tell about yourself?
I am a Master's student, second year.
What makes Tampere special for you?
Tampere is a place that makes me feel safe, realxed and at home. I like the atmosphere in the university of Tampere
and the attitude about the researches conducted there.
Tell about your professional activities?
I used to work as a language teacher, translator and radio journalist.
Now I am involved into organising a photo exhibition called Swedish in Belarus.
What is your mission as a Tampere Ambassador?
I guess, my mission as a Tampere ambassodor is to tell other people how I like the place and invite them to visit Tampere, to study or launch a business here.
What potential do you see for Tampere in the future?
Since Tampere has this great tradition of universities and their research centres, I see Tampere's potential in innovation.