The University of Helsinki is the oldest and largest institution of academic education in Finland, an international scientific community of 40,000 students and researchers. In international university rankings, the University of Helsinki typically ranks among the top 100. 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, the University has contributed to society, education and welfare since 1640.
HelsinkiHelsinki, Finland20,000+ on Campus250,000+ residents in HelsinkiLanguage(s) spoken on campus: English, Finnish
The main university area is located in the beautiful neo-classical center of Helsinki, the capital of Finland since 1812. As the new capital, Helsinki soon grew into the cultural center of the country. With its large population, Helsinki is able to sustain a rich variety of cultural activities. There is an abundance of restaurants, bars, theatres, museums and sporting events.
University of Helsinki operates on four campuses: City Centre Campus for Human Sciences, Kumpula Science Campus, Meilahti Campus for Medicine, Viikki Campus for Life Sciences. ISEP students can apply to all faculties on all campuses. Please review the academic notes for requirements and restrictions, and refer to the courses in English page for information on subjects. More information can be found on the university website.