Founded in 2007, Metropolia University of Applied Sciences is a jointly-owned by the cities located in the Helsinki Metropolitan Area. As one of Finland’s largest universities of applied sciences, Metropolia offers its students not just comprehensive program choices, but also extensive alumni connections, an innovative learning environment and pioneering working-life approaches. Prospective students are able to choose between various programs across multiple fields.
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Metropolia offers both bachelor’s and master’s level programs, many of which are taught in English. So far 16 500 students have enrolled to various programs in the fields of Business, Culture, Health Care and Social Services, and Technology. With 900 foreign degree students representing nearly 90 nationalities, Metropolia is very international in terms of versatile student population and study environment.
Every prospective student, regardless of their academic level, is warmly welcomed to study at Metropolia. Which is why the university has an extensive set of program offering long-term studies (degree studies) as well as short-term studies (summer school, exchange).
By the year 2019, Metropolia aims to combine some of the universities’ facilities for better student experiences and working efficiency. In addition, the university has obtained an official quality label issued by FINEEC (The Finnish Education Evaluation Centre). The Ministry of Education and Culture in Finland closely oversees the quality of teaching in Metropolia University of Applied Sciences.