Fees and funding
Tuition fees for non-EU/EEA students
Non-EU/EEA students admitted in 2018 to the Master's Degree Programme in English are required to pay tuition fees at all universities in Finland. There are certain exemptions:
The fees will not concern those non-EU/EEA students who
- are family members of an EU/EEA citizen (spouse/child; "EU –Family Memb" stated on the recidence permit card)
- are already residing in Finland on a permanent basis (i.e. are equivalent to EU citizens, continuous (A) or permanent (P/P-EU) residence permit type)
More information concerning the extemptions to the requirement of tuition fee is found in the national application portal StudyInfo.
Hanken also offers a comprehensive scholarship system to support fee-paying students. (see details below)
For EU citizens university education is free of charge.
- The fee for non-EU/EEA students at Hanken is 12500 EUR/year.
Student Union membership fee
All students regardless of nationality are, however, obliged to pay an annual student union membership fee of approximately 120 euro.
More info on the student union fee is available on the Hanken Student Union's home page.
Immigration requirements concerning funding
See further information on the Finnish Immigration Service page. International students who cannot show proof of sufficient funds for living expenses during their studies in Finland will not obtain a residence permit.