University of Helsinki
|Universitywide / Faculty|
This means this exchange destination is available to all students of Utrecht University
September up to and including December
Orientation: Autumn semester: last week of August / Spring semester: second week of January. For exact dates, see the website
Please note there may be a semester overlap in the second/spring semester!
Language of instruction: English, Finnish or Swedish
|Areas of study open for exchange students|
search by key word; choose target group: suitable for exchange students.
English studies and medicine are excluded from the agreement.
|Courses at Master level|
|Estimated living costs per month|
The monthly living costs for a student in Helsinki for basics such as food, rent and transportation are on average 700-1000 euros
Normal study load per semester: in credits: 30 ECTS (each course is worth 5 credits so on average a total of 6 courses per semester)
|Number of places available|
15 semester places
For the students wanting to live in a student dormitory, University of Helsinki has agreed with housing providers, including Unihome and HOAS (Foundation for Student Housing in the Helsinki Region), on a number of rooms for incoming exchange students. Apartments are located around Helsinki. Students should choose their housing option based on their budget and their wishes.
Exchange students submit their housing application as a part of their exchange application. Their information will be forwarded to housing providers. Each exchange student will receive one housing offer.
Information about various other housing options is available here
|Cost of living|
For more information click here
The University of Helsinki uses a six-level grading scale from 0 to 5.
If you have any questions about this universitywide partner university, contact the universitywide International Office.