Study at the University of Helsinki
As one of the world’s top 1% research universities, we believe that science can change attitudes, people and society – for the world.
At the University of Helsinki, we work for a fairer, healthier and more secure world. However, we cannot do this alone. Explore our degree programmes and join us in our efforts to bring hope for the globe. You can apply to our International Master’s Programmes or the Bachelor's Programme in Science from 3 Dec 2019 to 10 Jan 2020. To keep updated about the application process and study options, subscribe to our Admissions Newsletter.
Check out all our Master’s and Doctoral Programmes together with their programme-specific entry requirements.
When to apply for studies
Find out what type of degrees and studies are on offer and when to apply.
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? Choose the University of Helsinki, often ranked among the top 100 universities in the world, and experience the world-famous education system of Finland. The next application period for the International Master's Programmes and the Bachelor's Programme in Science is from 3 Dec 2019 to 10 Jan 2020.
Exchange studies, visiting students and other study options
University of Helsinki offers various options besides the degree programmes to complete university-level courses.
Helsinki Summer School
Experience an academic summer session in Helsinki, earn credits and make friends.
Contact information for the units that provide services for applicants and students.