Be 1* of the best! Study at the University of Helsinki
* We are among the top 1% of the world's research universities
Are you looking for a high-ranked university where you can learn from top scientists? The University of Helsinki is one of the world’s leading multidisciplinary universities in the area of research, and we rank amongst the top 20 universities in Europe and top 100 universities worldwide. We offer over 30 globally recognised Master’s Programmes in English. And the location is perfect - Finland is considered to be one of the world’s best places to live.
DEGREE FINDER: Search Master´s programmes
Here you can find specific information about our programmes, but also about how to apply. We offer a wide range of Master's Programmes, taught in English. University of Helsinki offers Bachelor's Degree Programmes only in Finnish and Swedish.
How to apply
Application process to master´s studies, exchange studies, doctoral studies and to many other study options.
Get to know us: The Helsinki Programme
Starting a new life in a foreign country is very exciting but can also be quite intimidating. But not to worry! The Helsinki Programme with all its free services and benefits will help make that transition smoother. You can start imagining and building yo
Other study options and information about studying at the University of Helsinki
In addition to the degree programmes, the University of Helsinki offers various other study options. You are welcome to browse the new students’ instructions website and read the news about studying with us.
Exchange studies, Helsinki Summer School and other study options
In addition to the degree programmes, the University of Helsinki offers various options for completing university-level courses.
NEWS ABOUT STUDYING
Read our news and stories about studying
INSTRUCTIONS FOR STUDENTS
Welcome to a new students’ instructions website.
Apply now to Helsinki Summer School
Helsinki Summer School (HSS) on 7-23 August 2018 offers courses that cover a wide range of academic fields and multidisciplinary topics. HSS also arranges social events where students get to know their colleagues and Finland better while having fun. Join us and apply now!
Contact information for faculties and for units that provide services for applicants and students.