The Nordic Master's Degree Programme in Theology:

The Religious Roots of Europe (RRE)

International Programmes at the University of Helsinki Studying at the University of Helsinki Finland & Helsinki info
Contact Information

Faculty of Theology
Vuorikatu 3 (P.O. Box 4)
FI-00014 University of Helsinki

e-mail: theol-studies(at)


Latest news


The application period opens up for the Religious Roots of Europe (RRE) at University of Helsinki.

Application period for graduate studies via University Admissions Finland (UAF) has begun 19 of November, 2012 and closes 31 January, 2013 at 16.00 (GMT+2). Programme specific admission information can be obtained under Admissions of this website.

The intake for 2013 in Helsinki is eight new students. In spring 2012 RRE programme in Helsinki admitted 5 new students, who also started their studies within the programme. Their educational backgrounds are from Theology, Classical Philology and Philosophy.

Read about the highlights (PDF) The Religious Roots of Europe programme has to offer for you!

Admission deadlines for other universities involved in the programme are as follows (differences in deadlines exits due to different national rules):
Aarhus - March 1 2013
Bergen - April 15 2013
Copenhagen - April 1 2013
Lund - January 15 2013
Oslo - December 1 2012 for applicants outside Europe and April 15 2013 for applicants from EU/EEA/Switzerland


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