Who We Are

Riikka Hälikkä

International Business Development Manager
+358 50 376 8408
riikka.halikka @helsinki.fi

Minna Saadé

International Business Development Manager
+358 50 311 5814
minna.saade @helsinki.fi

Pirjo Silfversten

Director, Transnational Education
+358 40 520 1270
pirjo.silfversten @helsinki.fi

Riina Johansson

Development Expert, Head of UniVisit Operations
+358 50 547 6505
riina.johansson @helsinki.fi

Minna Alanen

International Business Specialist
+358 50 376 8426
minna-mari.alanen @helsinki.fi

Hellin Robinson

International Business Coordinator
+358 50 406 8421
hellin.robinson @helsinki.fi

Samuli Fordell

International Coordinator
+358 50 477 9049
samuli.fordell @helsinki.fi

Leena Reini-Sievänen

Development Coordinator, Invoicing
+358 50 415 0532
leena.reini @helsinki.fi

Ken Ang

Regional Manager, APAC
+65 9786 6571
ken.ang @helsinki.fi


Our Approach

Our training approach acknowledges state-of-the-art research-based evidence in adult learning. Progress is based on the cumulative learning of individuals and organisations. We have a strong focus on a committed learning process, and this commitment is actively built through collaboration and co-creation.

Although based on solid research, our training programmes are designed to serve practice. Theory is put into practice by actively finding connections and applying the learned content into the participants’ own working environment.

Our students are high-level experts that are looking for deeper understanding in their course domains. Knowledge sharing and reflective practices are in the core of our approach as they allow our participants to find the best solutions to their own particular challenges through a working combination of active interaction and self-reflection.

We believe in empowerment, collaboration and knowledge sharing.


The University of Helsinki in Global Rankings

International rankings consistently place the University of Helsinki amongst the 20 best universities in Europe and within the top 100 universities in the world. The main strength of the University of Helsinki is considered to be scientific research and teaching. All teachers are researchers and all researchers teach.

In 2017, the University of Helsinki was ranked in 56th position in the Shanghai Ranking, 90th position in the Times Higher Education World University Ranking, and 102nd in the QS World University Ranking. The University of Helsinki belongs to the exclusive club of top 1% research universities in the world.


Research

The University of Helsinki is among the leading multidisciplinary research universities in the world, and it has a high profile in the forefront of research and doctoral education. As the founding member of the League of European Research Universities (LERU), the University of Helsinki promotes science and research together with Europe’s top research-intensive universities.

The University of Helsinki is aiming at building a better, more sustainable world by involving itself actively in the resolution of global problems. Multidisciplinary research, teaching, and learning of a high standard generate new knowledge and know-how for the benefit of humankind.

The high-quality research carried out by the University of Helsinki creates new knowledge for educating diverse specialists in various fields, and for utilization in social decision-making and the business sector.


Ethical Principles

University of Helsinki Centre for Continuing Education HY+ Ltd. is committed to following ethical principles, which are applied to all employees and partners of HY+. The ethical principles are the following:

  1. We respect people and human rights
  2. We take care of our employees’ wellbeing
  3. Corruption and bribery are not a part of our operation
  4. We know our partners in cooperation
  5. We protect our company’s possessions and information
  6. We are a reliable partner
  7. We are committed to act right – obeying the law and rules is everyone’s business

Ethical Principles (pdf)

University of Helsinki Centre for Continuing Education HY+

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UniVisits

UniVisits are targeted to professionals in diverse fields wishing to learn state-of-the-art know-how in their own area. Based on the expertise of the eleven faculties of the University of Helsinki, we design customised programmes to meet the needs of each visit group.


To learn more, pay a visit to our UniVisit pages:

Eduvisit.fi

Forestvisit.fi

Admissionvisit.fi

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Our training approach acknowledges state-of-the-art research-based evidence in adult learning. Progress is based on the cumulative learning of individuals and organisations.

We believe in empowerment, collaboration and knowledge sharing.

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