Recipe for a ranking
University rankings are considered evidence of the level of excellence of each institute of higher education. But what are the rankings based on?
WeAll emphasises community engagement and research equally
The WeAll project, which has received the Academy of Finland’s strategic funding, takes community engagement seriously. Researchers in the...
University admissions to change: certificates to provide more opportunities, other routes developed
Student admission based on upper-secondary school certificates and matriculation examinations is becoming one route to university. The system is...
Open University to provide a new path to the University
In the future, entrance examinations will not be the only path to the University. The Open University wants to provide one of such alternate...
Antti Räsänen appointed dean of the Faculty of Theology
Antti Räsänen, professor of religious education, has been appointed dean of the Faculty of Theology from the beginning of 2018.
First new professors of practice appointed at the University of Helsinki
The new professors of practice, Timo Kaisanlahti, LLD; Tuomas Lehtinen, LLD; Petri Peltonen, PhD; and Pekka Sauri, PhD, will tighten the...
Jouni Hirvonen continues as Dean of the Faculty of Pharmacy
Professor Hirvonen has held the position of the Dean since 2010.
Antti Sukura continues as Dean of the Faculty of Veterinary Sciences
Professor of Veterinary Pathology Antti Sukura has been the Dean of the Faculty since 2007.