Application Procedure

The application period begins on 01 April and closes on 13 August 2023.
Prospective participants have to fill in the online application form and complete the course fee payment. The cost of attending the seminar in Helsinki is 200€ for degree and PhD students, and 300€ for professionals. Please note that your registration is not complete until we have received your payment.
The course fee does not cover accommodation costs, travel tickets or meals.
Participants also have the possibility of choosing to attend lectures and panels online via zoom live-stream.  Lectures and panels will be streamed live. Group work sessions and workshops can only be attended in person. Note that the social events will not be recorded.
The cost of attending only lectures and panel sessions online is 50€ for degree and PhD students, and 75€ for professionals. Please note that this option covers only lectures and most panels (check updates of the programme for the streaming information). Workshops, group discussions and social programme meetings are not live-streamed.

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Degree students of the University of Helsinki Faculty of Law can attend the seminar free of charge and include the seminar as an elective in their study programme. A minimum of 80% in-person class attendance and the submission of an essay in Moodle are required in order to obtain 5 credits. For further information and registration please see Sisu.

Cancellation Policy

Registrations are binding and the application fee is payable upon receipt of the payment link. Course fees minus banking costs can be refunded for cancellations made the latest by 31 July 2023.

Information about Visa

Kindly note that if you are not a citizen of an EU/EEA country, you may be required to present a visa to travel to Finland. More information about the visa requirements in the Schengen area can be found on the Ministry of Foreign Affairs web page. Should you need to include an invitation letter in your visa application, please send an e-mail to