International Master's Programmes

Do you want to complete a Master’s degree at the University of Helsinki?  The information on this page will help you with the application process to our 35 International Master's Programmes.

In the International Master’s Programmes, the language of instruction is English. However, in many of the programmes you can also complete studies partly or fully in Finnish and/or Swedish. Always check the language information on the programme website.

The applications for studies starting in autumn 2021 closed on 15 Jan 2020. Thank you to all the applicants!

Please note that our International Master's Programmes only have one intake per academic year. You can only submit your application during the application period at the Finnish national online application portal Studyinfo. The next application period for studies starting in autumn 2022 will start at the end of 2021.

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How to apply

This information explains how to apply to an International Master's Programme at the University of Helsinki, including how to provide the supporting documents. Please note that these instructions apply to the application round for the autumn 2021 intake that closed on 15 Jan 2021.