In addition to studies leading to a degree, the University of Helsinki offers a wide range of education available to all and opportunities for independent learning. By utilising our diverse offerings, you can further your education, advance your professional skills or simply study things of interest to you. Opportunities in lifelong learning are available in the form of massive open online courses, or MOOCs, Open University courses and continuing education, as well as in a number of open science events held at Think Corner and the University's campuses.
Open education and opportunities in lifelong learning
The University of Helsinki offers a variety of massive open online courses (MOOCs), of which a handful have been compiled on this page as an example. Pick a course that looks interesting and start studying.
Learn as if you will live forever. There is only one way to keep up with constant change – learn something new. The University of Helsinki is one of the world's leading multidisciplinary research universities. It is also Finland's largest open-for-all community for thinking and continuous learning. We provide individuals, working life and society with the latest research. Your new knowledge will help you to widen your perspectives and meet every challenge. Learn today, know tomorrow.