Studying at the Faculty of Humanities

At the Faculty of Humanities of the University of Turku, teaching and research are closely connected. The Faculty covers a wide range of subjects in its teaching and research. Consequently a humanist education provides a wide range of skills, relevant for teaching, for cultural work, in archives and museums, in administrative and planning capacities, and the communications media. The aim of the Faculty is to enable students to acquire a wide-ranging scholarly and critical understanding of the society.

The Faculty and its subject departments have established agreements promoting academic exchanges and collaboration with many foreign universities, and there is a lively international exchange of students as well as teaching and research staff.

The language of instruction on Bachelor's and Master's level is Finnish. Please familiarize yourself with the application procedures and language requirements of the Faculty of Humanities.

The study guide contains the complete information on our study contents. Please look for timetables and schedules on the web pages of departments and units.

Please see more information about postgraduate studies under "Research and postgraduate studies"





Postal Address
Faculty of Humanities

Visiting Address
Signum, 2nd floor,
Koskenniemenkatu 4,
FI-20500 Turku
Office open: Mon - Fri 12.00 - 15.00.

Please note that the Faculty office is closed 16.-27.7.2018.

tel. +358 (0)50 502 1764 (studies)
tel. +358 (0)50 301 6858 (administration)

e-mail: (studies)
e-mail: (administration)