International students Student interviews Contact Information

Department of Teacher Education
PO Box 9 (Siltavuorenpenger 5)
FI-00014 University of Helsinki

Home Economics and Home Economics teacher education,
Craft Science and Textiles teacher education

PO Box 8 (Siltavuorenpenger 10)
FI-00014 University of Helsinki

Special education
PO Box 9 (Siltavuorenpenger 3 A)
FI-00014 University of Helsinki

Centre for Educational Assessment
PO Box 9 (Siltavuorenpenger 3 A)
FI-00014 University of Helsinki

tel. +358 294 1911 (switchboard)
fax +358 2941 29611

International students

How to apply

For more information on admission requirements and application procedure (Undergraduate applicants , Graduate applicants , Master's programmes, Postgraduate applicants , Exchange students and Visiting students), see How to Apply

Student selections and application guidelines

Major subject students of the department are selected in an entrance examination organised during the spring or summer. Information on applying, eligibility and entrance examinations can be found on the student selection pages of the Faculty of Behavioural Sciences:

Study counselling
General counselling on the education provided by the Department of Teacher Education is given at the faculty’s Office of Academic Affairs. Student counsellors provide information on issues related to student selection, study rights, degree studies and degree structure. Contact information for the Office of Academic Affairs is available at the faculty website: