Frequently asked questions

List of the most common questions

Before signing up for courses

  • Shall I register for courses in Sisu? No. Open Uni students sign up here. You will however need to sign up as participant on your course in Sisu.
  • How much does the Open university courses cost? The fee is 15 euro/ECTS.
  • Is it possible to attend on-line courses from every part of the world? Maybe - given that the course doesn't require physical attendance at Hanken for exams or exercises.
  • To activate your Hanken user ID, which is essential for studies at Hanken, you need to submit a strong authentication. If you experience problems, please contact Hanken's IT-support at

After course registration

  • How can I access the teaching online? You need to activate your Hanken user ID within 2-3 weeks after registration (one week before course start at the latest). Read your Hanken e-mail regularly.
  • How do I sign in to Moodle? Your Hanken user ID gives you access.

After completing the course/courses

  • How can I receive a transcript of my completed course? You can print one yourself from Sisu, or by e-mailing