Would you like to understand populism in Europe or how to respond to political violence? Or are you keen in learning more about Nordic welfare states? Are you interested in European or Nordic issues and studying in a top ranked university? If your answer is yes, read further and learn why the European and Nordic Studies master's programme might be the perfect match for you!

In Helsinki we want to offer our students freedom to follow their own initiatives. The ENS programme gives you a profound understanding of Europe in all of its historical, political and cultural diversity. The units responsible for the programme are rated among the best in Europe and beyond, thus guaranteeing the students the high quality research-based teaching and supervision. As student of the programme, you have access to a wide range of courses organised throughout the University of Helsinki.

Read further and learn about the features that make the European and Nordic Studies programme special. Check also what our students and alumni would like to share with you about their studies, life in Helsinki and their career paths or plans.