Congratulations to our new students
Welcome to the University of Helsinki! Read how to get a smooth start this autumn and find out more in the Instructions for students.
News from the Faculty of Social Sciences.
The University of Helsinki has implemented exceptional emergency measures due to the coronavirus outbreak.
How many Finns have really been infected with COVID-19?
It is still unknown how many more people have been affected by COVID-19 than the numbers of confirmed cases suggest. This key question is...
The Tre Smeder foundation donates one million euros to the University of Helsinki
The Stiftelsen Tre Smeder foundation has donated one million euros for the promotion of teaching and research in the social sciences at the...
Events organised or co-organised by the Faculty. Events listed here are open to the public. Registration may be required.
Fri 23.10.2020 16:15-19:00 ZOOM Welcome to the Friday Seminars, currently hosted...
Mon 26.10.2020 14:00-16:00 Zoom At the Perspectives on Science seminar on Monday...
Mon 2.11.2020 17:15-19:00 Online via Zoom The Helsinki Research on the Ancient...
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
Come along and join us for the celebrations! The Faculty of Social Sciences celebrates its 75th anniversary in 2020.See anniversary page for more details.