International students

FAQ for new international degree students

There are many questions that new international degree students might have after admission, for example related to studying at Aalto University and living in Finland. We have collected some of the most frequently asked questions (FAQ) on this page, along with answers and links to where you can find more information.

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Questions on this page are mainly targeted to new Bachelor's and Master's students. There is also a separate FAQ page about tuition fees and scholarships.

Exchange students, please see the pages for exchange students. Doctoral students, please refer to the pages for doctoral students


Student residence permits and health insurance

Arrival arrangements

Housing for students

Moving to Finland and financial matters

Accessibility and individual study arrangements

Working in Finland

Studying Finnish

Students arriving with family members

International students

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