Incoming Exchange Students

On these web pages you will find information on exchange studies at Hanken. The pages are maintained by the International Programme Co-ordinator at the Centre for Research and International Affairs. If you have questions, please e-mail incoming.mobility@hanken.fi.

Presumptive future students

We hope these pages will be useful to any student studying at one of our partner universities and planning for an exchange period at Hanken.

To be able to come as an exchange student to Hanken you have to

  1. be selected and nominated by your home university (Hanken's partner university)
  2. apply and be accepted by Hanken

Please note that Hanken School of Economics does not accept Free mover students. International  students must be students at one of our partner universities.

KEY DATA 2016-2017

Hanken Exchange Fact Sheet 2016-2017

PARTNER's Deadline for Nominations:
  • 15 April 2016 (all students you want to nominate in the spring 2016 for autumn/spring/full year 2016-2017)
  • 08 October 2016 (students still to be nominated for spring semester 2017)

STUDENTS' Deadline for completing Application file (Online application opens in March):

  • 01 May 2016 (all students nominated by 15 April and arriving in the autumn 2016)
  • 22 October 2016 (students nominated for spring 2017)

For information on other documents (than the application file), which students are requested to submit for their enrolment and registration at Hanken, see under "Before arrival" on the Incoming exchange pages.

ACADEMIC CALENDAR 2016-2017

IN HELSINKI:

Autum semester 2016:(including arrival and exam period, 24.8 - 17.12.2016)

22-23.8 Arrival Days with Tutors' pickup service
24-26.8 Orientation Course (compulsory attendance)
29.8-14.10 Teaching period 1
15 & 17-22.10 Exam week for period 1
24.10-9.12 Teaching period 2
10 & 12-17.12 Exam week for period 2

Spring semester 2017: (including arrival and exam period, 11.1 - 13.5.2017)

9-10.1 Arrival Days with Tutors' pickup service
11-13.1 Orientation Course (compulsory attendance)
16.1- 3.3 Teaching period 3
4 & 6-11.3 Exam week for period 3
13.3-5.5 Teaching period 4
(13-19.4.2017) Easter holiday; first/last day included
6 & 8-13.5 Exam week for period 4

The retake exams in June for courses taken in period 3 and 4 are available for Exchange students, too.

IN VAASA:

Please note that the Vaasa Campus is open for exchange studies in the Autumn semester only.

30-31.8 Arrival Days with Tutors' pickup service
1-2.9. Orientation Course (compulsory attendance; No other than Orientation lectures for exchange students)
29.8-14.10 Teaching period 1
15 & 17-22.10 Exam week for period 1
24.10-9.12 Teaching period 2
10 & 12-17.12 Exam week for period 2

Spring semester 2016 in HELSINKI: 

11-12.1 Arrival Days with Tutors' pickup service
13-15.1 Orientation Course (compulsory attendance)
18.1- 4.3 Teaching period 3
5 & 7-12.3 Exam week for period 3
14.3-6.5 Teaching period 4
(24-30.3.2016) Easter holiday; first/last day included
7 & 9-14.5 Exam week for period 4