Admission Services

How can we help you? Do you have questions about the study options the University of Helsinki offers? Do you wish to apply to the University of Helsinki? Contact the Admission Services – we have the answers. In case you are interested in studying at the Open University or you have questions regarding the course registration, please don't hesitate to contact the Admission Services.

We are experiencing some temporary technical difficulties with our email system. Therefore there is currently a delay in replying to emails. We will reply to your message as soon as possible. Thank you for your patience.

If you are applying to the Bachelor’s Programme in Science in the admission group 1 (application period 3 Dec 2018 at 8:00 EET – 11 Jan 2019 at 15:00 EET) you can fill in the online application form here. Due to temporary technical difficulties, the online application form is not accessible from the programme’s website at the moment.

The application period for the International Master's Programmes beginning in the autumn of 2019 is from December 3rd 2018 at 8:00 EET to January 11th 2019 at 15:00 EET. The application period for the International Master's Programmes that begun in the autumn of 2018 ended on January 12th 2018.

Please note that the staff members of the Admissions Services cannot receive the application documents in person or give any feedback about them. Please see the instructions here: Application enclosures for Master programmes in English

Exceptions in opening hours

December 12th 2018 Our customer service is closed
December 24th - 26th 2018 Our telephone service is closed
December 24th 2018 - January 1st 2019 Our appointment booking is closed
December 24th 2018 - January 4th 2019 Our customer service at the Think Corner is closed
January 1st 2019 Our telephone service is closed

Contact us anytime and we'll get back to you as soon as possible.

If you have any questions regarding the University of Helsinki please e-mail:
If you have any questions regarding the Open university please e-mail:

Please do not send messages containing personal information (e.g. identity number or other confidential information) via e-mail.

You can meet us at the Think Corner or book an appointment.

Think Corner:

Come meet us at the Think Corner! We are available Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays 12 noon – 2 p.m. and Wednesdays 2 p.m. – 4 p.m.

Our customer service at the Think Corner is designed for quick and spontaneous visits. Drop in and ask us any questions you have in mind or stop by to have a chat. Our admission advisers will answer any questions regarding the University and how to apply. You can also enroll to Open University courses here.

You will find the Think Corner across from the Porthania building, located at Yliopistonkatu 4.

Book an appointment:

Our customer service at the University main building is available by appointment only.
Book an appointment

Location: University main building, Fabianinkatu 33, ground floor. Our location the map.