International student exchange in physics

Foreign students are advised to contact first the international office or official of their own university concerning the availability of these schemes at their university. Also they can contact UH's International Exchange Service ( for more information. If an exchange scheme exists, more on-line information (general, formalities, application times) and application forms is available at here. Course cataloque can be found in WebOodi -portal. (Course Cataloques-> Faculty of Science-> Courses in English-Department of Physics, 2016-2017).

Students who cannot use these more automated channels should send an application for the status of a visiting student to the Faculty of Science. Application information and forms are available at here and specifically of our faculty at here and department at here.

  • International Relations
  • Faculty of Science
  • P.O. Box 44
  • FIN-00014 University of Helsinki
  • Fax: +358-9-19140039
  • Email:

General information to foreign students about the University of Helsinki or the city of Helsinki can be found in the web address