Order a Transcript of Studies

During the exceptional situation, ordering a digitally verified transcript is highly recommended. If you need to send your transcript to someone, please check with the recipient whether they accept a digitally verified transcript. Paper copies are not mailed daily.


As a current or former student of the University of Helsinki, you can get a transcript of your studies. You can order the official digitally verified transcript from WebOodi.

Digitally verified transcript of studies

The digitally verified transcript of studies is primarily considered as the official transcript 

You can request a transcript of your studies by ordering it from WebOodi.
The transcript of studies will appear on WebOodi’s front page in a few minutes after your order.

Instructions for ordering a digitally verified transcript from WebOodi.

Read more about digital signatures

If you can not order the certificate from WebOodi, e.g. in a case where your user account has expired, you can  

  1. Share information on your completed studies in the My Studyinfo service. My Studyinfo is an official database maintained by the Finnish National Agency for Education, with 
    information encompassing, as a rule, all your higher education studies and study rights as of 1995. The My Studyinfo service enables you to limit the information on studies you wish to share. 
    Information can currently be shared in Finnish and Swedish. If you need to order a transcript in English, see point 2 below. You can log in to the My Studyinfo service with your online banking ID, mobile ID or an identity card containing a microchip. 

    NOTE! New information on completed studies can be accessed in My Studyinfo with a delay of a few days. 

  2. Send a request via email to studentinfo@helsinki.fi, and a digitally signed transcript of studies will be emailed to you. Remember to mention your student number in the message. 

If you need a paper copy of the official transcript of studiesplease see the instructions below. 

Free-of-charge paper copy of the transcript of studies

If you are an attending student (including exchange students, students under the Flexible Study Right Scheme or those completing non-degree or Open University studies) with a valid study right, you can receive one official printed transcript of studies free of charge per academic term from Student Services. You can collect the transcript in person or order it to be sent by mail.

Exchange students can receive the transcript also during the following term after their study right has expired. In any other case, if you do not request a transcript during the term, you cannot order one retroactively.

Paid paper copy of the transcript of studies

In addition to a free-of-charge digitally verified transcript, everyone who has completed studies at the University of Helsinki can request a paper copy of their transcript of studies for a fee at Kaisa House, Viikki, Kumpula and Meilahti Student Services. See contact details for Student Services.

As the Student service points do not handle cash, you will have to pay the transcript fee in advance. You can pay by cash, debit or credit card or with your student card at the UniCafe locations listed below. You can also pay the fee to the University's account.

You can retrieve your transcript from Student Services or order it to be sent by mail. Bring a receipt of the payment with you if you fetch the transcript. If you want the transcript mailed to you, enclose the receipt with your order.

The fees for transcripts of studies:

  • €5 each if retrieved
  • €10 each if mailed

UniCafe locations where you can pay the fee:

  • City Centre: Main Building UniCafe (Fabianinkatu 33)
  • Kumpula: Physicum UniCafe (Gustaf Hällströmin katu 2)
  • Viikki: Biocentre UniCafe (Viikinkaari 9)
  • Well Kaisahouse ( Vuorikatu 7 )

If you pay by bank transfer, use the following information:

Recipient: University of Helsinki
IBAN: FI58 5000 0120 3778 32
Reference: 99113034

If you use an international bank transfer, use the following information:

Recipient: University of Helsinki
Bank: OP pankki, Gebhardinaukio 1, FI-00510 Helsinki, Finland
IBAN: FI58 5000 0120 3778 32
Reference: 99113034

Ordering a transcript of studies to be sent by mail

If you would like to receive the transcript by mail, send the request via email to studentinfo@helsinki.fi or to Student Services via mail.

Your order should include

  • Your name
  • Your student number
  • Delivery address
  • The language of the transcript (Finnish, Swedish, English)
  • The number of transcripts you require
  • An indication of whether the transcript must be delivered in a sealed envelope (necessary if you intend to send the transcript abroad)

Also enclose a receipt of the transcript fee, unless you are ordering a free-of-charge official transcript.

If a representative retrieves the transcript on your behalf, they must present a letter of authorisation.