Hello new student in the Bachelor’s programme in Science! Now you are a part of the Faculty of Science at the University of Helsinki, one of the best Universities in the world. We are happy to welcome you here and we hope that your time with us will give you the benefit of a solid knowledge and high professionalism, but also the new friends and great social experiences. Enjoy your journey with us to the new knowledge and new discoveries!
Orientation week for the new students will be organized 26 – 30 August in Kumpula Campus. More detailed programme can be found in Student Instructions.
As a new student in Bachelor’s programme in Science, you can attend the UH Welcome Fair for the new international students on Wed 28 August 2019 at 14:00-16:00, where the tutors will help you to find your ways around the Campus and in the accommodation to the Faculty of Science and give a few tips on how to survive in Helsinki.
The BSc studies will start on Monday, 2 September 2019 at 10.15 in Exactum, D122, Pietari Kalmin katu 5, Helsinki, FINLAND. Exactum is located in the Kumpula Campus - public transport with several buses and trams no 6 and 8.
During the orientation week, all students will have academic counselling about studies, teaching methods, assessment criteria and practices, ethical guidelines in studies, and the curriculum. Attendance is compulsory for all students. This guidance is provided by the programme director and lecturers, who act as the teacher-tutor for all BSc students. The aim is to establish a personal study plan for each student.
You can start registering to the first compulsory courses of the curriculum already in August. These registrations can be done in the University electronic system WebOodi. For registration, you need a working UH user account and some other browser than Internet Explorer. The courses can be easily found from programme's course catalogue.