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198 reviews
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Olivier
Université de Liège, Liège, Belgium
Law, Undergraduate, Erasmus
University of Helsinki
5.0/5
Academic
Course recommendations
Courses not to be missed: Any courses taught by Marti Koskeniemi
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My academic experiences
Quality of courses
Variety of courses
Access to resources
Interaction with teachers
Interaction with international students
Interaction with local students
Personal comments
none
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My opinion of the university assessment
Exams at end of course
Exams throughout the course
Essays and/or projects at the end of course
Essays and/or projects throughout the course
Overall
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matteo
Università Cattolica Sacro Cuore, Milan, Italy
Social Sciences, Undergraduate, Erasmus
University of Helsinki
4.0/5
Overall
I wish I had known...
no
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In my opinion:
I loved it but I'm not sure everybody would.
Important factors in my choice
(1) Unimportant – (4) Very important
Academic reasons
3
Culture
3
Costs
1
Activities
3
Campus life
4
Party / people
4
Weather / location
3
Personal recommendation
It would be great to have better communication between foreign students and finnish students
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During my experience abroad, I ...
(1) Never – (4) A lot
Became familiar with another culture
3
Traveled
4
Improved language skills
4
Met people from other countries
4
Became more independent
4
Partied a lot
4
Experienced a change in life
4
Advanced my studies & career
3
Final comments
You have to go, at least just for visiting
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Roberto
Università degli Studi di Torino, Turin, Italy
Law, European Community/EU, Undergraduate, CIMO Scholarship thorugh Italian the Minister of Foreign Aff
University of Helsinki
2.0/5
Expenses
Main source of funding:
Government assistance
Other sources of funding:
Government assistance
Work opportunities:
I didn't explore any work options
Personal spending habits
Yes, Finland is totally more expensive than Italy.
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Telephone, Travel, Housing, Food, Overall, Nightlife:
was more expensive than at home.
Accessibility of student needs
Second-hand text books
Second-hand household items
Computers / Internet
Administrative
Money from home
Personal comments
Bus monthly ticket. A cycle in the spring. Eat at the university.
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Alexis
Bath Spa University College, Bath, United Kingdom
Agriculture, Undergraduate, Erasmus
University of Helsinki
5.0/5
Languages
Language of instruction: English
Local language was: Different than language of instruction
Was learning English a key decision factor?
No, it wasn't.
Was learning the local language a key decision factor?
Yes, I wanted to improve my the local language
How much did you improve your the local language?
My level before: Did not speak it
My level after: Basic phrases
Language difficulties
Social
Educational
Administrative / Institutional
Overall
Personal comments
The dominate langauge used is english as finnish is far harder for non-finns to learn. Most if not all people know some basic english so communication is not a problem.
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shankaranand
NTR universith of health sciences, hyderabad, India
Public Health, Graduate, University Agreement
University of Helsinki
3.5/5
Housing
Type of housing: Apartment/House
Arranged by: Independently - My choice
If returning, I would choose: Apartment/House
Why?
i live in a student housing foundation which is comparitively cheap as it is a shared apartment
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Personal assessment
Cost
Facilities
Location
Cleanliness
Space
Personal comments
its affordable
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ainhoa
Universidad del País Vasco, San Sebastian, Spain
Psychology and Behavioural Sciences, Graduate, Erasmus
University of Helsinki
4.5/5
Student life
Describe host city:
Student life dominates the city
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Activities: Takes place mostly within the university/student environment
Nightlife, Travel: Takes place both within and outside of the university/student environment
Personal social experience
Activities
Nightlife
Travel
Overall
Personal comments
One of the best cafes that I had try was erotaia, and mothers and kitchens was also really good.
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