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 course registration, please don't hesitate to contact the Admission Services.

The application period for our International Master's Programmes has ended. If you have questions concerning the required documents for Master's applications, please see application enclosures for Master's programmes in English

If you cannot find the answer to your question in the instructions, you may contact our application processing service directly by email or telephone. 

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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: admissions(at)

If you have any questions regarding the Open university please e-mail: opiskelijaksiavoimeen(at)

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

Our telephone hours are from Monday to Friday 12 noon to 2 p.m. (local Finnish time).
Tel. +358 2941 24140

If you have questions concerning the required documents for the application period for Master's programmes, you may contact our application processing service directly at  +358 (0) 2941 21234. The phone service is open from 2 January to 31 January: Monday–Friday from 12:00 to 15:00 (UTC+2). 

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

Guidance Corner:

Our customer service at the Guidance Corner is designed for quick and spontaneous visits. Drop in and ask us 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.

We are available two days a week:

Tuesdays 2 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Wednesdays 12 noon - 2 p.m. 

The Guidance Corner is located on the 3rd floor of the Kaisa House (Fabianinkatu 30). 

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 on the map.