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Information on non-degree programmes in Educational Sciences in 2020 - 2021
In 2020 - 2021, the Faculty of Educational Sciences offers 60-credit programmes in Pedagogical Studies for Teachers in English, Finnish, and Swedish. More information in the Pedagogical Studies for Teachers in English is now available on Studyinfo pages. The application period is 10 February 2020 - 6 March 2020.
The Faculty also offers a 60-credit programme in Studies for Special Education Teachers in Finnish and a Multidiciplinary Studies - programme for classroom teacher qualification for grades 1-6. The Multidiciplinary Studies are offered in Finnish (60 credits) and Swedish (70 credits).
These programmes do not lead to a university degree as such but they can be combined with other degree studies at the University of Helsinki. In addition, these studies are available for those who already have a higher education degree and right kind and sufficient studies in the teaching subject, and who wish to qualify for teaching professions in Finland.
If you need further information about applying to these programmes, please contact the University of Helsinki Admission Services.