Giellagas Institute

Giellagas has a nation-wide responsibility to organize, introduce and provide Saami language and cultural studies and research at the academic level.

Studying

The Giellagas Institute houses two major academic subjects, Saami Linguistics and Saami Culture. In Saami linguistics the major teaching language is Saami while the studies of Saami Culture require skills in Finnish, in addition to Saami and English.