Why you should visit the Cathedral when in Helsinki

Text and photos by Michael Scott year 1 The Helsinki Cathedral is perhaps one of the most iconic buildings in the center of Helsinki. Built in a prominent place in the very heart of Helsinki, it reminds us of the wealth and glory of the Russian empire, this is because it was built during the…

Challenging, educating and fun – being a student in Metropolia UAS

by Kristiin Karstep Year 1 A year ago I would not have pictured myself studying in a university. To take a year off after high school is definitely something I would recommend to everyone. After coming back from an exchange year in the United States I found myself looking at studying opportunities in English. I…

Working for yourself for placement

Prativa Bhusal IBL15ย  3 months placement as CEO of PK Clothing in Helsinki Feb – April 2018 A small number of students choose to work for their own company as their work placement and we in Metropolia do encourage this. Our criteria state that the company must already be established before the work placement starts…

Important information from Student Health Nurses

You are not alone It is a beginning of a semester that is going to busy, for nurses too. With the new incoming student from the other campuses, they have roughly aboutย  4ย 500 – 5ย 000 student to care of. Since they are new in this campus too, I paid them a visit to get to…

Leiritie Campus Renovations update

As we all have noticed, Leiritie campus is going through significant renovations. Editor interviewed Campus Project’s communications person Sirpa Rutanen to tell more about current situation, what changes we are looking forward to and what students should consider during this renovations. 1. What is the current situation? The campus extension project has started in September…