University of Helsinki on social media

Research and learning belong to all. For that reason, the University of Helsinki communicates on social media about research, teaching, and events both big and small at the university. We talk about learning, Finnish education, and recent research. We offer research and knowledge as tools for decision making. Follow us on social media!
University of Helsinki social media accounts and hashtags

Facebook – University of Helsinki

Follow our Facebook page to get the latest popularised news in science and research in the University from all fields. We also provide glimpses into the every-day goings-on at the University!

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X (Twitter) – @helsinkiuni

On X, we talk about science and research. We offer expertise and research-based knowledge to support decision making in current issues in society. Our researcher community is strong on X, and we support the impact of their communication efforts.

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Instagram – @universityofhelsinki

On Instagram, we use photos and videos to open up a window into studying, teaching and research at our University. You can find the most interesting science news in our Story!

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LinkedIn – University of Helsinki

On LinkedIn, we share our researchers' thoughts about how society and life could be improved. We also talk about continuous learning and Finnish education.

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YouTube – University of Helsinki

Videos about events, reserach, teaching, learning and our researchers!

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Hashtags: join the discussion

When talking about the University of Helsinki and the University community, we use these hashtags:

  • #WeareHelsinkiUni
  • #HelsinkiUni
  • #HelsinginYliopisto
  • #HelsingforsUniversitet
  • #UniversityofHelsinki
Faculties and other units on social media
Social media guidelines for University staff

The University’s guidelines for social media help establish its digital footprint in a safe and responsible manner. They include instructions, recommendations and information on:

  • Opportunities for experts provided by social media
  • Responsibilities and identity
  • Legislation
  • Challenging situations
  • University practices, account credentials and services
  • Tips for novice and experienced users of social media, supervisors and teacher-researchers

Get to know the University of Helsinki social media guidelines!


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