General Contact Information

Subject Teacher
Education Programme

P.O. Box 9 (Siltavuorenpenger 5A)
FIN-00014 University of Helsinki
Finland

siltavuori-student@helsinki.fi

STEP Admission

INFORMATION ABOUT THE APPLICATION PERIOD FOR 2017/18 CAN BE FOUND HERE:

https://www.helsinki.fi/en/studying/non-degree-programmes-for-teacher-qualifications

 

Please read through the FAQs before contacting us.

See the STEP FAQs as there you are likely to find answers to your questions about the application to and requirements of the programme.

Questions about the equivalency certificate (vastaavuustodistus in Finnish) should be directed to the subject faculty in question (see contact information from STEP FAQs).

NB! You do not need prior teaching experience or prior teaching qualifications when applying to STEP.

 

STEP subjects in 2017/18

STEP students apply in either Arts or Science.

The Arts group consists of students with their teaching subject (and faculty) as one of the following:

  • Foreign languages (Faculty of Arts)
    • English (Philology or Translation)
    • French (Philology)
    • German (Philology or Translation)
    • Italian (Philology)
    • Spanish (Philology)
    • Swedish as a Second National Language (Scandinavian languages and translation studies in Swedish)

The Science group is chosen from applicants with a teaching subject (and faculty) of one of the following:

  • Chemistry (Faculty of Science)
  • Mathematics (Faculty of Science)
  • Physics (Faculty of Science)


STEP Degree Requirements

STEP Degree Requirements 2016/18

STEP New Students

See STEP Information

STEP APPLICATION 2017

See Admission pages.