Metropolia University of Applied Sciences


Location:Helsinki, Finland
Field of Study:Music; Fashion Design; Graphic Design and Communications; Product Design and Technology; Interior design / architecture; Engineering; Entertainment Arts and Computer Information Systems
Language of Instruction:English and Finnish 
Semester Dates:

Fall Semester: 

  • Period 1: Early August to Late October
  • Period 2: Late October to Late December

Spring Semester: 

  • Period 1: Early January to Mid March
  • Period 2: Mid March to Late May

Note: Dates vary from field to field.

Please check the latest academic calendar to confirm the dates.

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KPU Semester Alignment

KPU (Fall) = Partner (Term1)

KPU (Spring) = Partner (Term 2)

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