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.
Much to learn about antiracism, a movement driven by more than one cause
Particular attention should be paid in Finland to the message of the Black Lives Matter movement, as indicated by a doctoral thesis to be...
We have to make society sustainable – But how can this be done fairly?
According to Professor of Environmental Policy Janne Hukkinen, supporting disadvantaged people in transitions, breaking free from livelihoods...
Events organised or co-organised by the Faculty. Events listed here are open to the public. Registration may be required.
Mon 2.11.2020 17:15-19:00 Online via Zoom The Helsinki Research on the Ancient...
Fri 13.11.2020 16:15-19:00 ZOOM Welcome to the Friday Seminars, currently hosted...
Fri 4.12.2020 16:15-19:00 ZOOM Welcome to the Friday Seminars, currently hosted on...
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.