Faculty of Social Sciences
The Faculty of Social Sciences examines society. We educate experts who understand social phenomena and can place them in a historical and social context.
News from the Faculty of Social Sciences.
The University of Helsinki has implemented exceptional emergency measures due to the coronavirus outbreak.
Save the date: Sustainability Science Days, Finland’s largest event in sustainability science, highlights the need for radical change
The theme of the next conference is destruction and creativity. Sustainability challenges cannot be solved without radical changes in human...
Series of talks by the Faculty of Social Sciences on January 14
The Faculty of Social Sciences participates the annual Night of Science event by organizing a series of talks in English. Each talk lasts 20...
Events organised or co-organised by the Faculty. Events listed here are open to the public. Registration may be required.
Broad perspectives on society
The Faculty of Social Scienes explores phenomena and problems in our changing world from different perspectives. Our teaching is closely linked to the latest research and aims to educate experts who are well versed in various social phenomena.
The Faculty educates experts who are well versed in various social phenomena in different cultures, and who bear responsibility for the promotion of human values both locally and globally.
The Faculty of Social Sciences at the University of Helsinki explores social and societal phenomena and problems in our changing world from global, European, national and local perspectives.
The Faculty of Social Sciences is Finland’s leading research and education institute in the social sciences.
Faculty of Social Sciences 75 years
The Faculty of Social Sciences celebrated its 75th anniversary in 2020. See anniversary page for a brief snapshot of the anniversary year.