Come and get to know the MSc programmes on Kumpula campus!
MSc programmes on Kumpula Science campus will organise info sessions presenting what studying is like in their programme. The info sessions are for all BSc level students. They are a great way to see all the possibilities each programme has to offer and ask questions about the studies!
The events take place on Kumpula campus between Mon 3 Feb and Tue 11 Feb. Continue reading →
Two of the three most popular programmes of the university are in the Faculty of Science: MSc in Data Science is #1, tied with MSc in Environmental Change and Global Sustainability with 355 applications each, while MSc in Computer Science is #3 with 269 applications. In 2019, the numbers of applicants were 278 and 225, respectively, so the increase has been 28% and 20%, respectively. Continue reading →
Kumpulan Potentiaali on Helsingin yliopiston matemaattis-luonnontieteellisen tiedekunnan opiskelijoiden järjestämä työelämä- ja rekrytointitapahtuma, joka kokoaa yhteen noin 50 eri luonnontieteellisten alojen opiskelijoista kiinnostunutta yritystä. Continue reading →
[ENG] The Faculty of Science is facing a new era with the International Students during fall 2019, when the Bachelor’s Programme in Science starts. There has already been an increasing number of International Students at the Kumpula Campus, so supporting them becomes all more important. Continue reading →
Kumpulan kampuksen 13 maisteriohjelmaa järjestävät maaliskuun aikana infotilaisuudet kaikille kiinnostuneille kandiopiskelijoille. Tilaisuuksissa ohjelmat kertovat omista tieteenaloistaan ja ohjelmissa opiskelusta. Continue reading →
University pedagogy draws on wide multidisciplinary fields. Two senior lecturers in university pedagogy speak here what inspires them in pedagogy. DocSocSci Liisa Myyry and PhD Leena Ripatti-Torniainen support teachers at the Faculty of Science. Giving pedagogical training and supporting the Faculty and degree programs in pedagogical development are the main part of our job. Continue reading →
Matemaattis-luonnontieteellisen tiedekunnan kandiohjelmien opiskelijoille järjestetään keväällä infotilaisuuksia Kumpulan maisteriohjelmista. Kohderyhmänä ovat kaikki kandivaiheen opiskelijat, joille halutaan tarjota tietoa optiona olevista maisteriohjelmista. Continue reading →
The Faculty of Science received 1149 student applications in its 2019 call to international master’s programmes. The number of applications increased significantly, by 45% over the 794 applications received in 2018, which in turn showed 76% increase from 2017. Continue reading →
Data Science, Statistical Learning, Helsinki–Milan
Text and photo: Teemu Roos
Data Science is a young discipline. Using data in innovative ways has of course been practiced, well, forever, but “data scientist” has become the sexiest job only in the 21st century. Our own data science Master’s programme started in 2017.
About a year ago, I met Professor Guido Consonni from the Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuorein Milan, Italy. Continue reading →
The Study International website just published an editorial on international MSc studies at the Faculty of Science.
“At the forefront of innovation, the Faculty of Science at the University of Helsinki is helping create a sustainable future through cutting-edge research, awe-inspiring academics and professors who value students’ creative input” writes Study International.
Interviews of students such as Oyelowo Oyedayo (Geoinformatics), Gur Ersalan (Data Science), Teodor Duevski (Theoretical and Computational Methods) confirm that “if there is one thing that makes Helsinki really stand out it is the interaction between the staff and its students.”