How to apply

The application period for the International Master's Programmes starting in autumn 2019 has closed. The next application period will start at the end of 2019. To keep updated, sign up for our Admissions Newsletter.

The next application period for our doctoral programmes is on 2-15 April 2019. If you are considering a student exchange at the University of Helsinki, you can find the application periods in the Instructions for students - For exchange and visiting students.

You can apply to the English-language Bachelor's Programme in Science on 20 March-3 April 2019 if you have completed a Finnish matriculation examination, an IB or EB examination or an RP or DIA examination administered in Finland.  For others, the next application period will be at the end of 2019.

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Application process to other study options

In addition to the International Master's Programmes, the University of Helsinki offers many ways to complete university-level studies and courses.