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Here is explained the structure of undergraduate degrees, or first- and second-cycle higher education degrees, at the University of Helsinki.
This page provides information on where you should search for courses at different stages of your studies.
The academic year begins on 1 August and ends on the last day of the following July.
This instruction includes information about grants offered by the UH Funds and other funds.
A personal study plan (PSP) is part of every degree. In a PSP, you can yourself plan how you intend to progress in your studies.
The student service points provide services for all students at the University of Helsinki.
Have a look at this list of useful hints and sources of information for house hunters.
Here you can find information about grading scales and assessment principles at the University.
The Finnish courses by the Languages and Literatures of Finland are for exchange, visiting and international degree students.
In your thesis, you will examine a research question or questions of interest to you.