TOP RANKING UNIVERSITY
Finland is home to one of the world’s top universities. The University of Helsinki is the largest university in Finland, ranked constantly among 100 best universities worldwide. We are especially strong in the fields of atmosphere physics, metapopulation biology, molecular medicine, mathematics of inverse problems, world politics and Eastern European Studies.
LEARN BY RESEARCH IN INSPIRING STUDY ENVIRONMENT
A multidisciplinary approach is our way of discovering and exploring. Students are closely connected to research from the start of their studies. International students have ranked our learning spaces, and above all, our laboratories to top position globally. We are committed to provide excellent library and IT services to all. The award-winning Main Library Kaisa-house is a student favorite.
SUPPORTIVE STAFF AND LAIDBACK ATMOSPHERE
The University of Helsinki has a laidback atmosphere leading to a relaxed study environment. Even though academic freedom is highly valued, it does not mean that students are left alone. Feedback from our international students states that it is easy to approach the professors and the teachers at the university if in need of help or consultation.
INTERNATIONAL STUDENT CITY HELSINKI
Helsinki is the northern-most urban capital and one of the most livable cities in the world. Helsinki is a very safe, modern and green city with half a million friendly folks located in the middle of the archipelago. With several higher education institutions in the Helsinki metropolitan area and 60 000 university students, it is well set up to cater the needs of students from all walks of live.The University of Helsinki currently enrolls approximately 3,000 international students, mostly at the graduate level.