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

University of Helsinki seeks solutions for global challenges and creates new ways of thinking for the best of humanity. Through the power of science, the University has contributed to society, education and welfare since 1640.

Working at the university

Open opportunities and employment policies at the University of Helsinki.

Strategy and Management

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 for new knowledge and boundary-breaking research create opportunities that shape the future of our planet.

Top researchers and teachers

Future Education

In the future, education will be open to all, communal and centred on students. At the University of Helsinki, the future of education is already becoming a reality. The competence of the University’s pedagogical experts is based on knowledge, research and practical teaching. The teachers are offering a new way of thinking for the entire educational sector, furthering Finland’s success in the Programme for International Student Assessment PISA.

Visit the University

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!