Viikki Campus

The multidisciplinary Viikki Campus is located in the geographical centre of Helsinki, and has served as a campus area since 1946. The Viikki Campus is a hub of teaching and research in the biosciences, agriculture and forestry, pharmacy, and veterinary medicine. The Viikki Campus employs nearly 1,900 people and has more than 6,000 students. In addition to the University’s units, the campus area hosts several government research institutions with which the University cooperates. The University of Helsinki’s esteemed Viikki Teacher Training School as well as Helsinki Think Company are also integral parts of life and work on campus.

Research

The Viikki Campus houses four faculties and two independent research institutes. Of the Viikki faculties, the Faculty of Biological and Environmental Sciences as well as the Faculty of Agriculture and Forestry have a total of five research stations around Finland. The Viikki Campus also provides excellent opportunities for multidisciplinary research. In addition to state-of-the-art laboratory facilities, Viikki houses a teaching and research farm for agricultural sciences with extensive grounds that are popular as recreational areas among the local populace.

Getting around Viikki

Viikki Campus has six parking areas for visitors. Parking fees are in effect during 8am-16pm and can be paid with Taskuparkki -mobile application (area code 312-316) (Easypark -area code 613. Parking meters accept coins and payment by credit cards. Fee 1,20€/h or 5€/8h.

Viikki news

28.5. 2019
Tue 28.5.2019 12:00-14:00 Biocenter 2, Auditorium 2041, Viikinkaari 5 Anna...
31.5. 2019
Fri 31.5.2019 12:00-14:00 Biokeskus 2, auditorio 1041, Viikinkaari 5 Ulrika Julku...
7.6. 2019
Fri 7.6.2019 12:00-14:00 C-rakennus, huone K110 (LS1), Latokartanonkaari 5 Aapo...
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