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 2020 have closed. The admission results have been sent to all applicants to the e-mail address given on their application form and can also be found in the My Studyinfo -service. Instructions on what to do after receiving your admission results. Congratulations to our new Master's students!

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. Please also note that the instructions are still for the autumn 2020 intake.

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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 the instructions are still for the past application round for the autumn 2020 intake that closed on 10 Jan 2020.