In 2018, Metropolia was the most popular university of applied sciences in Finland – over 23 000 students applied to Metropolia’s various study programs.
Founded in 2007 and located in the Helsinki metropolitan area, Metropolia University of Applied Sciences is the biggest applied science university in Finland. Metropolia offers a wide set of study programs both in Bachelor and Master level. In addition, Metropolia has extensive alumni connections, innovative learning environments and a pioneering approache to working life. In Metropolia, students can choose to study in the fields of Health Care, Social Services, Technology, Business or Culture.
Altogether over 16 000 students are enrolled in Metropolia’s degree programs. With 900 international students representing nearly 90 nationalities, Metropolia has very versatile student population.
Every prospective student is warmly welcome to study at Metropolia, regardless of their academic background. The university has an extensive offering of studies both as full degree programs and short-term courses like summer schools and exchange programs. Metropolia has a unique combination of fields of studies. Phenomenon-based learning and the culture of experimentation are strong in Metropolia. This gives students the possibility to create something new during their studies. Metropolia also uses the latest technology, such as augmented reality, to support learning.
Located at the capital region of Finland, Metropolia is easily reached with public transport. The university has four modern, comfortable and inspiring campuses. The newest campus, Myllypuro, has just been opened in 2019 – the facilities really are top-notch.
Metropolia 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. If you choose Metropolia, you can be sure to get top quality education in the largest university of applied sciences in Finland!
Myllypuro campus address
Arabia campus address
Karamalmi campus address
Myyrmäki campus address