Study at the University of Helsinki
As one of the world’s top 1% multidisciplinary research universities, we believe that science can change attitudes, people and society – for the world. Together we seek solutions to problems that involve us all. Explore our Master’s and Doctoral Programmes in English and join a university with a mission. To keep updated about the application dates, subscribe to our Admissions Newsletter. Welcome to the University of Helsinki!
Check out all our Master’s and Doctoral Programmes together with their programme-specific entry requirements.
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.
Do you want to study abroad and complete a degree at a high-ranked university in Europe? Or just shortly experience the Nordic summer? At the University of Helsinki, ranked among the top 100 universities worldwide, you can choose from both options and the location is great too. Helsinki, the capital of Finland, is considered as one of the world’s most liveable cities.
Exchange studies, visiting students and other study options
University of Helsinki offers various options besides the degree programmes to complete university-level courses.
Desire a PhD?
Be one of the bright doctoral candidates in one of the world's leading universities.
Contact information for the units that provide services for applicants and students.