How to apply

Here is your roadmap to the application process.  As soon as possible, you should make sure that you satisfy the language requirements and that you have collected and authorized your application documents. When the application period starts, complete your registration on Studyinfo.fi portal and fill in the application. Submit all items in time to meet the deadline.

Ap­plic­a­tion pro­cess

The application period to Master’s Programmes for studies starting in Autumn 2017 has ended on 12 January 2017 at 15:00 Finnish time. Information concerning the next application period will be available soon.

The University of Helsinki has one intake of students per year for the Master's (graduate) level.

Programme specific instructions

Schol­ar­ships

Be 1 of the Best is our scholarship programme for students who are applying to the University of Helsinki. These scholarships are intended for excellent students from outside the EU/EEA* who want to do a master's programme at the University of Helsinki. Grants can be applied while applying to the University of Helsinki’s masters’ programmes.

Remember that the application deadline for both programmes and scholarships is the same. More info from here!

If you have any questions or require more information about scholarships at University of Helsinki, please send an email to: admissions@helsinki.fi

*Citizens of non-EU/EEA countries, who do not have a permanent residence status in the area, are liable to these fees. You can check this FAQ at the Studyinfo website whether or not you are required to pay tuition fees.

Tu­ition fees

In Finland, annual tuition fees will be introduced to foreign-language Bachelor’s and Master’s programmes starting on August 1, 2017 or later. At the University of Helsinki, this in practice refers to Master’s programmes in English. Citizens of non-EU/EEA countries, who do not have a permanent residence status in the area, are liable to these fees.

Please notice that there are no tuition fees for exchange students, PhD students or citizens of the European Union (EU), the European Economic Area (EEA). You can check this FAQ at the Studyinfo website whether or not you are required to pay tuition fees.

Tuition fee for this programme is 13 000 EUR per year.

More info!

Con­tact Ad­mis­sion Ser­vices

Admissions Services at the University of Helsinki answers questions about the study options and how to apply to the University of Helsinki.

Contact the Admissions Services.