Incoming Exchange Students

On these web pages you will find information on exchange studies 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 

Partners' deadline for nominations:

  • 15 April (autumn semester and whole year exchange)
  • 08 October (spring semester)

Students' deadline for completing application:

  • 01 May (autumn semester and whole year exchange)
  • 15 October  (spring semester)

Academic Calendar 2019-2020

In Helsinki:

Autumn semester 2019 (including orientation and exam period, 29.8 - 21.12.2019)

27-28.8 Arrival Days with Tutors' pickup service
29-30.8 Orientation Course (compulsory attendance)
2.9-26.10 Teaching period 1
19 & 21-26.10 Exam week for period 1
28.10-21.12 Teaching period 2
14 & 16-21.12 Exam week for period 2

Spring semester 2020 (including orientation and exam period, 16.1 - 19.5.2020)

14-15.1 Arrival Days with Tutors' pickup service
16-17.1 Orientation Course (compulsory attendance)
20.1- 14.3 Teaching period 3
7 & 9-14.3 Exam week for period 3
16.3-19.5 Teaching period 4
(9.4-15.4.2020) Easter holiday; first/last day included
11-16 & 18-19.5 Exam week for period 4

Exchange students can stay for retake exams in June.

In Vaasa Autumn 2019:

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

31.8-1.9 Arrival Days with Tutors' pickup service
2.9. Orientation Course (compulsory attendance; No other than Orientation lectures for exchange students)
2.9-26.10 Teaching period 1
19 & 21-26.10 Exam week for period 1
28.10-21.12 Teaching period 2
14 & 16-21.12 Exam week for period 2

 

Academic Calendar 2020-2021

In Helsinki:

Autumn semester 2020 (including orientation and exam period, 27.8 - 19.12.2020)

25-26.8 Arrival Days with Tutors' pickup service
27-28.8 Orientation Course (compulsory attendance)
31.8-16.10 Teaching period 1
17 & 19-24.10 Exam week for period 1
26.10-11.12 Teaching period 2
12 & 14-19.12 Exam week for period 2

Spring semester 2021 (including orientation and exam period, 18.1 - 21.5.2021)

12-13.1 Arrival Days with Tutors' pickup service
14-15.1 Orientation Course (compulsory attendance)
18.1- 5.3 Teaching period 3
6 & 8-13.3 Exam week for period 3
15.3-7.5 Teaching period 4
(1-7.4) Easter holiday; first/last day included
8 & 10-12 & 14-15 & 17-18.5 Exam week for period 4

Exchange students can stay for retake exams in June.

In Vaasa Autumn 2019:

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

Autumn semester 2020 (including orientation and exam period, 31.8 - 19.12.2020)

28-30.8 Arrival Days with Tutors' pickup service
31.8 Orientation Course (compulsory attendance)
31.8-16.10 Teaching period 1
17 & 19-24.10 Exam week for period 1
26.10-11.12 Teaching period 2
12 & 14-19.12 Exam week for period 2

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