Orientation Days 2022

Welcome to Hanken! Here you'll find information about the Orientation Days and the detailed programme. The programme for 2022 will be publised during the summer.

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DATE:  24-26 August 2022

LOCATION: Hanken in Helsinki, Hanken in Vaasa and Online (more info below)

Target groups: 

  • New Master's degree students in Helsinki (both for studies in English and Swedish)
  • New Master's degree students in Vaasa (both for studies in English and Swedish)

Please bring your educational documents in ORIGINAL to the Orientation Days

  • The documents will be collected for verification purposes and returned to you.
  • If your educational documents have already been verified through an Electronic Transcript Verification Service, you are exempted from bringing your educational documents.

Info on current arrival regulations for foreigners arriving in Finland is found on the Finnish Boarder Guard's webpages.

The Orientation Day programme and further info will be published here during the summer.

  • During the Orientation Days we will provide you with the tools and knowledge to kick-start your studies.The Orientation days are a compulsory component of your studies
  • The days can either be offered on site or online or partially online/on site. You can only attend the days on site at the study location you will study. e.g. if you were granted admission in Vaasa, you need to attend the Orientation Days in Vaasa and vice versa.


During the Orientation days you will

  • enrol officially at the university
  • learn about your studies, study practicalities and what is expected of you as a student at Hanken
  • have specialisation-specific info sessions about the specialisation with the specialisation staff and current students
  • register for courses in the study tool Sisu and make your study plan
  • get to know the study environment
  • get to network with both new and old students