How to apply

Here is your roadmap to the application process. The online application for Master's programmes is accessible from first of December 2017 to 12th of January 2018. 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.

The online application for Master's programmes is accessible from first of December 2017 to 12th of January 2018.The University of Helsinki has one intake of students per year for the Master's (graduate) level.

General instructions for Master's Studies: How to apply

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

Please note that there are no tuition fees for:

  • exchange students
  • PhD students
  • citizens of the European Union (EU), the European Economic Area (EEA) and Switzerland and those who have a permanent residence status within the EU and EEA.

 

With the introduction of fees, the University of Helsinki offers scholarships to students coming from non-EU/EEA countries. These scholarships can be awarded also to students in their second year of Master’s studies. Funding options will range from full scholarships to partial and cost-of-living grants.

To apply for University of Helsinki scholarships you must first apply for one of University's Master's programmes. Remember that the application deadline for both programmes and scholarships is the same.

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

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

Read information on the University's admissions services website: How to apply.