For new students

Kuvituskuva: opiskelijat Haaga

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New Student - Welcome to start your studies in Haaga-Helia

In order to confirm your admission, complete these steps

Recognition of competences

If you have previous higher education studies or other relevant skills or competences, please book short meeting with you academic advisor already before Orientation days. You’ll find more info from Recognition of learning -page.

Please also check other important instructions from the Welcome-pages.

Notice, that you should have your own laptop with you already during orientation days. More about device recommendations, usernames and passwords from here.

Orientation days are compulsory and you can find the program from the Welcome-page. In case you cannot participate, please contact the study services of your own campus. Contact information below.

Right to appeal

In case you feel that a mistake has occurred in the student selection or that the admission criteria have not been adhered to correctly, you can submit a written appeal within 14 days from the day the results of the student selection have been announced. Please, first acquaint yourself with the admission criteria of the degree programme in question and with the instructions on how to appeal. After that, if necessary, contact the UAS or the university whose degree programme the appeal concerns.

More information about Making an Appeal

Delivery address for certificates proving legal reasons for absence:

Haaga-Helia UAS, Admission Services
Ratapihantie 13, FI-00520 Helsinki, Finland
e-mail: admissions(at)

Haaga-Helia UAS is not responsible for any delays due to postal service, so please consider the time your mail takes to reach us. If you choose to send your documents by email, please take security issues into account.

Contact information

About Haaga-Helia

Admission Services
+358 400 230 409