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.

Please note that our International Master's Programmes only have one intake per academic year. The next application period is from 1 Dec 2020 to 15 Jan 2021 (for studies starting in autumn 2021). You can only submit your application during the application period at the Finnish national online application portal Studyinfo.

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How to apply

This information explains how to apply to an International Master's Programme at the University of Helsinki. Some instructions still apply to the past application round in 2019-2020. The instructions for the next application round on 1 Dec 2020 – 15 Jan 2021 will be updated by 31 Oct 2020.