Join a university with a mission
As one of the world’s top 1% research universities we believe that science can change attitudes, people and society – for the world.
University of Helsinki is one of the world’s leading multidisciplinary research universities ranking among the top 100 universities worldwide. You can choose from over 30 International Master’s Programmes in English and the location is great too. Helsinki, the capital of Finland, is one of the world’s most liveable cities. Welcome to study at the University of Helsinki!
All master's programmes - Degree finder
Here you can find specific information about our programmes, but also about how to apply. We offer a wide range of Master's and Doctoral Programmes, taught in English.
How to apply
Read about the application process, scholarships, tuition fees and other practical information related to admissions.
For international students
Discover life as a student at the University of Helsinki and why Helsinki is one of the most liveable cities in the world.
Be the one. Study at the University of Helsinki.
Apply to our International Master's Programmes between Dec 3, 2018 at 8:00 EET and Jan 11, 2019 at 15:00 EET.
Exchange studies, visiting students and other study options
In addition to the degree programmes, the University of Helsinki offers various options for completing university-level courses.
Desire a PhD?
Be one of the bright doctoral candidates in one of the world's leading universities.
Helsinki Summer School
Earn credits and make friends by joining our academic summer session on 6 - 22 August 2019.
Contact information for units that provide services for applicants and students.