Webinar recordings for applicants
Do you consider applying to one of our International Master’s Programmes? In our short webinars on 1 and 8 November, you could find out how to apply and heard first-hand experiences about student life. Couldn’t make it live? No problem, you will find the recordings on this page.

First steps toward Helsinki | 1 Nov 2022, 10:00 (UTC+2)

Interested in applying to an International Master's Programme but not sure how to do it?

The University of Helsinki is ranked within the top 1% of universities in the world and our doors are open to students from all parts of the world. However, we know that the application process can be both exciting and overwhelming, and our aim is to address your questions and worries regarding the matter.

In this webinar, you will get:

  • a clear and understandable overview of the application process.
  • tips on how to make your application successful.
  • an opportunity to ask questions from our admissions advisers. 

Watch the webinar recording and learn how to apply to our International Master's programmes.

Meet your peers | 8 Nov 2022, 17:00 (UTC+2)

Looking for an authentic insight into student life before making your decision?

From moving to Helsinki, meeting new friends, joining student organisations to living your daily life as a student at the University of Helsinki, our students will share their journeys and provide you with a full picture of the adventure you are about to embark on.  

In this webinar, you will:

  • get an insight into student life at the University of Helsinki directly from our students.
  • learn about topics like moving to Helsinki, studying, meeting new friends and joining student organisations.
  • have an opportunity to ask questions from our students and admission advisers.

Watch the webinar recording and learn about student life at the University of Helsinki from first-hand experience.

Speakers at the ‘Meet Your Peers’ webinar

Weronika (they/she) is a Polish student in the Master's Programme in Global Politics and Communication. They will be conducting the ‘Meet Your Peers’ webinar. Weronika moved to Helsinki one year ago and is working with social media and communications as an intern at the University of Helsinki. In their free time, Weronika likes to sketch and draw, and sometimes go to the swimming pool or sauna.

Iman (he/him) is a Master’s student in Pharmaceutical Research, Development and Safety and he comes from Iran. Iman moved to Helsinki last summer and is currently both studying and working. As Weronika, he is taking part in the international trainee programme of the University of Helsinki. Iman is interested in development and enjoys discovering new cafes and places in the city.

Sanchi (she/her) comes from India and is studying in the Master’s Programme in Contemporary Societies. Sanchi enjoys the multidisciplinary approach of the University of Helsinki – along with her degree studies, she is also pursuing classes in Finnish language, gender studies and qualitative interviewing. She is also working as a Student Ambassador which she perceives as a very enriching experience. In her free time, Sanchi likes to travel, take walks in the Finnish nature, and create art.


International Master's Programmes