For students

Become a student member of Tehy! The membership is free of charge if you are studying for your first degree in social care, health care or education.

Become a student member of Tehy if you are studying for your first degree in the field full time

  • Membership is free of charge!
  • Free insurance policies for work and leisure as well as amazing member benefits!
  • Important information about working life and your field
  • Help and support for questions and issues regarding employment relationships
  • Participate in events and training courses organised by Tehy
  • Join the wonderful group of 160,000 members bursting with cheer and energy!
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You have access to all Tehy services and benefits, which you can take advantage of during your studies, work and leisure. 

Should I join as a student member or full member? Do I need to pay a membership fee?

  • Become a student member of Tehy if you are studying for your first degree in the field full time. You do not need to pay a membership fee.
  • Become a full member of Tehy if you already have a degree in the field or you are about to start full-time post-graduate studies. The membership fee depends on what you study. Full-time post-graduate students for a basic degree covered by Tehy are exempt from the membership fee!
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Students can influence the future direction of Tehy and work in the field. A council, which is elected from members on a quarterly basis, is Tehy’s highest decision-making body. Students can vote and be elected as decision-makers. This is rare for a trade union!

When you join Tehy, you can select the joining gift of your choice.