Helsinki Metropolia UAS
Helsinki Metropolia University of Applied Sciences, Finland’s largest university of applied sciences, educates the professionals of tomorrow in the fields of culture, business, health care and social services, and technology, offering 68 degree programmes - 15 of them in English
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There is a genuinely international atmosphere at Metropolia thanks to the abundant teaching in foreign languages, international degree students, foreign lecturers and exchange students.
The Student Union of Helsinki Metropolia University of Applied Sciences (METKA) consists of Metropolia students. METKA organises various free time activities, from sports classes to massive student parties. METKA also arranges the student tutors in Metropolia. Student wellbeing is our main concern; we can provide help in problem situations. All our activities are based on ideas by students, for students. We always welcome new ideas and volunteers! Our aim is to make studying a memorable experience. Don’t hesitate to contact us and become part the fun!
METKA assist ESN in many ways, like for example offering the help of other students to the just arrived exchange students throught the Tutors. The Tutors are trained by METKA and ESN has an important role in the training of new tutors, transfering and sharing the knowledge from other ESN Sections to the new Exchange Tutors.
METKA also offers other services to the Metropolia students, with a caffeteria service (in Bulevardi and Tukholmankatu) known as the METKACafe, sports activities are available for the students and getting the sports pass (attachable to the ESNCard too) you get full access to the different offered sport activities.