The Department of World Cultures is part of the Faculty of Arts.
PO Box 59
00014 University of Helsinki
Unioninkatu 38 A
+358 (0)294 1911 (operator)
Welcome to the Department of World Cultures!
The Department of World Cultures is an umbrella for
- African and Middle Eastern Studies
- Ancient Languages and Cultures
- Area and Cultural Studies
- Asian Studies
- Study of Religions
Don't hesitate to browse the site and follow the links to learn more about our teaching and research, and about our engagement with the wider world.
- The Department Office is closed from 30 June to 1 August 2014. Happy Summer!
Courses in English
- Department of World Cultures 2014–2015
- Study Module: Intercultural Competence - Facing Contemporary Global Challenges