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Faculty office:
Fabianinkatu 33, 2nd floor
Faculty of Arts
P.O. Box 3
00014 University of Helsinki

Phone: +358 (0)294 1911 (exchange)
Fax: +358 (0)2941 23100
Studies:
hum-info(at)helsinki.fi
Postgraduate Studies:
hum-postgrad(at)helsinki.fi

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Studies - New students

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Welcome to the Faculty of Arts!

This web page is dedicated to new international students of the Faculty of Arts.

As a students of the Faculty, you can contact the Faculty's Student Servicesat any point in your studies if you have study-related questions. Each department and/or subject at the Faculty of Arts has at least one person who is responsible for counselling international students e.g. in questions concerning study rights, course choices or registration in a certain department or subject.

Student Services of the University provides information to all university students about student discounts, study grants, international exchange programmes etc. They can also issue you a certificate of attendance.

Check out also the University's website for new students. You can find the Orientation Handbook for the academic year 2014 - 2015 online here. You will receive a hard copy during the orientation week.

You can also find the Faculty's Student Services on Facebook!

Getting Started

New exchange students and visiting students arriving for the autumn semester 2014 or the academic year 2014/15

The Orientation Course for exchange and visiting students will be held on August 27-29, 2014.

Wednesday August 27th

  • 9.00–10.00 Faculty of Arts orientation meeting
    The Orientation Week will start with the Faculty's orientation meeting where you will get information on your studies and meet your student tutor. Venue: Main Building (Fabianinkatu 33), room 13
  • The Welcome Fair is open 10.00-17.00. Your tutor will take you to the fair. The Fair includes: at 12.00-12.50 Infosession at the University Main Building, Lecture Hall 1 & at 13.00–14.30 Come and Ask Workshops at the Language Centre. At the Welcome Fair you take care of e.g. registration, arrival certificates and user account.
  • Orientation programme organised by your student tutor

Thursday August 28th

  • Welcome Fair is open 10.00–17.00
  • Orientation programme organized by your tutor.

Friday August 29th

  • 10.00-11.00 Study Info for new international students in the Faculty of Arts, Venue: Porthania Building (Yliopistonkatu 3), lecture hall PIII
  • Orientation programme organized by your tutor.
  • 13–14 Counselling Officer on call in Main Building Cafeteria

New MA degree students starting their studies in autumn 2014

Wednesday August 27th

  • The Welcome Fair is open 10.00–17.00. The Fair includes: at 12.00-12.50 Infosession at the University Main Building, Lecture Hall 1 & at 13.00–14.30 Come and Ask Workshops at the Language Centre. At the Welcome Fair you take care of e.g. registration, arrival certificates and user account.
  • 16.00-18.00 The Faculty Orientation for new Master’s degree students (in English). Venue: Main Building, Auditorium XIV (Entrance from the Senate Square). Lots of important information about your studies. And if you haven't already met your student tutor, you'll meet him/her here!
  • Orientation programme organised by your student tutor

Thursday August 28th

  • The Welcome Fair is open 10.00–17.00
  • Orientation programme organized by your tutor.

Friday August 29th

  • 10.00-11.00 Study Info for new international students in the Faculty of Arts, Venue: Porthania Building (Yliopistonkatu 3), lecture hall PIII
  • Orientation programme organized by your tutor.
  • 13–14 Counselling Officer on call in Main Building Cafeteria.

.This page has been updated on August 22, 2014

 

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