For International Students
Are you planning to study abroad in Europe or the Nordic countries? Why not consider studying in Finland at the University of Helsinki, one of the leading research universities in the world? Find out more about studies and student life at the University of Helsinki, and discover why both the education system in Finland and the liveability of Helsinki are considered to be amongst the best in the world.
As one of the world’s top 1% research universities we believe that science can change attitudes, people and society – for the world. Therefore, our goal is to give you knowledge, skills and confidence that also can contribute to solving global challenges. Check out our International Master's Programmes and apply between December 3, 2018 - January 11, 2019.
As a student at the University of Helsinki, you have endless possibilities for extracurricular activities. You also get numerous benefits and services that make your life easier and more fun. It's easy to enjoy student life in Helsinki.
When choosing a university, it is important to get the location right too. Helsinki, the capital of Finland, is safe and compact with both urban culture and nature at your doorstep. With more than 60 000 university students, it is a vibrant student city catering to all your needs.