University of Helsinki

Research, teaching, international interaction: the University of Helsinki has a duty to carry out research for the benefit of the world. Read more about us, and join us to make a better tomorrow!

Get to know the University of Helsinki

The University of Helsinki seeks solutions for global challenges and creates new ways of thinking for the best of humanity. Through the power of science and research, the University has contributed to society, education and welfare since 1640. We have educated nine presidents and thousands of people at the top of politics, science, culture and economics. Not to mention four Nobel prize winners.

Open positions

Find all the open positions at the University of Helsinki – teaching, research, leadership and a variety of admin positions.

University of Helsinki success and visions for the future

We want to share our knowledge and to have a strong global impact. As a multidisciplinary university, we solve challenges that affect us all. Truth, the exploration of new knowledge and boundary-breaking research create opportunities that shape the future of our planet.

Higher education & science policy #ResearchMatters

For the sake of Finland’s welfare, it is crucial to safeguard our high level of expertise from early childhood education to the highest level of education and research.

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We are northern in location, but global in outlook. Come and visit us or join us in our efforts to bring hope for the globe!