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Explore the possibilities of undergraduate and graduate studies at the University of Helsinki. Find your favourite and apply during the application period.Information about doctoral programmes
English Studies │ Master’s programme
Develop your expertise and skills in areas that are often separated in other programmes: English language and linguistics, literature in English and the teaching of English.
European and Nordic Studies │ Master’s programme
Learn about European societies, politics and culture, with a Nordic twist, and get the keys to understand the world around you and in the end, transform it. This is the only programme in the Nordic countries where you can specialise in Nordic Studies in English.
Intercultural Encounters │ Master’s programme
Get insight into the diversified world from the perspective of conflicts, human interaction, living traditions, religion and transnationalism. Learn to address questions of diversity and deal with issues of intercultural interaction, the media and power, cultural management and internationalisation.
Linguistic Diversity and Digital Humanities │ Master’s programme
Deepen your understanding of the human language and linguistic diversity, dig into the mysteries of human cognition or learn to approach aspects of human life with digital research methods. You can specialise in Cognitive Science, Digital Humanities, General Linguistics, Language Technology or Phonetics.
Russian Studies │ Master’s programme
Acquire in-depth knowledge of Russia’s past and present as well as Russia-related expertise in culture, environment, history, politics and society for use in your future career. Study with scholars at the Aleksanteri Institute, Europe’s largest and best-known research institute of Russian studies.
Urban Studies and Planning │ Master’s programme
Become a professional capable of understanding and addressing complex urban development challenges. You can specialise in Urban Planning and Design, Urban Ecologies and Systems or Urban Life, Economy and Cultures. This is a joint programme with Aalto University.