Meet the world-class experts of medical sciences and see world-leading research and teaching in Helsinki

Did you know that the University of Helsinki´s and the Helsinki University Central Hospital are ranked fifth in Medical Science in Europe? Do you want to learn about the best educational practices in teaching in the field of medicine? Or are you interested in world-class research in e.g. cancer, inflammation, metabolism, degenerative diseases or personalized medicine?

Come and see the internationally renowned medical campus and meet the world-class experts in Helsinki, Finland.

What do we offer?

The University of Helsinki Centre for Continuing Education HY+ offers customized professional educational visits in English, which are designed to showcase Finnish practices in the field of medical education and research.

  • Use Finnish innovative practices in your own context
  • See the internationally renowned medical campus with all the latest facilities

Learn about the latest medical research and practices from world-leading experts.

For groups

The visits are customized for researches, teaching professionals, administrators, students and all others interested in learning about the best practices in the field of medicine. The customized programs are for groups of 10 people or more.

Examples of our offering

About

Founded in 1640, the University of Helsinki is the oldest university in Finland. With a student body of 36,500, it is also the largest university in Finland and one of the leading multidisciplinary universities in the world. The University of Helsinki is constantly ranked among the top 100 universities in the world. Medicine is one of the core competences of the university.

Please visit the University´s website for more information: helsinki.fi/en

For more information on the Finnish health care system, please visit the website of  Ministry of Social Affairs and Health

Service order request

Please use the Service order request –form to start the planning process of your group´s educational visit to Finland. Should you have other questions regarding our services, please send us e-mail to the following address: univisits-uh@helsinki.fi.

The educational visit service is aimed at groups of 10 or more persons who want to gain insight in the medical training and research in Finland. The estimated cost of the service is about 300 euros plus VAT (24%)/person/day. The final prize depends on the preferred contents and arrangements of the visit. Please contact us well before the actual visit, as we require several months of planning time. See also more details.

In order to tailor your visit according to your interests, please fill in all the requested information. Required fields are marked with an asterisk (*).

1. The contact information of the visitor or the contact person:

2. Themes of interest:

latest practices in undergraduate medical educationmedical research, please specify the research areapostgraduate medical traininginfrastructures of research and medical care in the field of translational medicineother topic, please specify

3. Accommodation:

Low costMedium StandardHigh Quality

4. Travel arrangements and leisure activities:

Airport transfersDinner reservationsTours

5. Estimated dates of visit *

6. Number of visitors *

7. Additional information

Service order request

Please use the Service order request –form to start the planning process of your group´s educational visit to Finland. Should you have other questions regarding our services, please send us e-mail to the following address: univisits-uh@helsinki.fi.

The educational visit service is aimed at groups of 10 or more persons who want to gain insight in the medical training and research in Finland. The estimated cost of the service is about 300 euros plus VAT (24%)/person/day. The final prize depends on the preferred contents and arrangements of the visit. Please contact us well before the actual visit, as we require several months of planning time. See also more details.

In order to tailor your visit according to your interests, please fill in all the requested information. Required fields are marked with an asterisk (*).

1. The contact information of the visitor or the contact person:

2. Themes of interest:

latest practices in undergraduate medical educationmedical research, please specify the research areapostgraduate medical traininginfrastructures of research and medical care in the field of translational medicineother topic, please specify

3. Accommodation:

Low costMedium StandardHigh Quality

4. Travel arrangements and leisure activities:

Airport transfersDinner reservationsTours

5. Estimated dates of visit *

6. Number of visitors *

7. Additional information