Faculty of Social Sciences
Faculty of Social Sciences celebrates its 75th anniversary in 2020. Join our celebration!
News from the Faculty of Social Sciences.
The University of Helsinki has implemented exceptional emergency measures due to the coronavirus outbreak.
Do harsh punishments deter crime? Research sheds light on the question
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Universal basic income experiment in Finland: new research reveals significant diversity in participants’ experience
The report on Finland's 2017-2018 basic income experiment illustrates great variance in how the experiment affected participants’ lives...
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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.