Helsinki Summer School


Do you want to study abroad? Helsinki Summer School offers university students and graduates a truly international, strongly academic summer session where the research-based teaching and talented young minds meet and mingle to create something new. We provide you with a study experience that will stand out in your academic curriculum!


Helsinki Summer School students benefit from the great services and facilities offered by the University of Helsinki.

Moodle Online Learning Environment

Helsinki Summer School uses Moodle online learning environment for distributing study materials, course programmes and general information. Some of the courses use it also for group work, learning assignments etc. Students will receive their credentials for Moodle before coming to Finland.

Learning Centres and Computer Facilities

HSS students receive a computer username and access to computer facilities and wifi at the University of Helsinki during the Summer School.


The Helsinki University libraries are open to all Helsinki Summer School students. HSS students can get a library card by visiting the Library Service desk with their Certificate of Student Status (provided to students when they register to their course in Helsinki) and ID.

Student Cafeterias

HSS students can have lunch at UniCafes on campuses for a reduced staff price.

Sports Centers

HSS students are entitled to use the gym and participate in the group training sessions offered by the UniSport gyms and sports centres at the University of Helsinki for a student-friendly price.



Helsinki Summer School
Fabianinkatu 33

FI-00014 Helsinki, Finland