The 2.000.000th Erasmus-student from Metropolia!

27.08.2009

The latest Erasmus figures show that the 2.000.000 Erasmus student target has been reached in the academic year 2008/09. The European Commission organised "a competition" to select one Erasmus student from each participating country to symbolise the 2.000.000th student.

The Commission received 96 proposals from 31 countries. The chosen students will be invited to the Erasmus conference in Lund from 5th to 6th October. Ms Jenni Silvennoinen from the DP in European Management was chosen to represent Finland. She was on the Erasmus work placment in Germany the whole academic year 2008/09. And the feedback from the employer was excellent. Congratulations Jenni!

Mobility is one of the priorities for Erasmus actions. Student and teaching staff mobility play a key role in establishing the European Higher Education Area. Institutions participating in Erasmus are called upon to increase both student mobility for study and placement in order to achieve the target of 3 million Erasmus students by 2012, and increase teaching and other staff mobility.

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Päivi Hellén, Erasmus Coordinator, paivi.hellen(at)metropolia.fi

International Metropolia

Cimo, Centre for International Mobility


Welcome to Metropolia - Student selection now published

29.06.2017

The results of spring 2017 joint application have been published. In the autumn 3,700 new students begin their studies at Metropolia.
A total of 24 628 candidates applied to Metropolia this spring.
The applicant may track the results by logging into My Studyinfo at studyinfo.fi. Electrical letters...

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Tuija Pulkkinen appointed Sales Director for EduExcellence Ltd

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The international education service provider EduExcellence Ltd has appointed Tuija Pulkkinen as its new Sales Director. Pulkkinen will take up the post on 16 August and will also serve as the company’s Managing Director.
EduExcellence Ltd is a new education export company owned jointly by thr...

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From a School Project into a Recognized Innovation – Case Showerloop

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School projects are an efficient way to learn and sometimes can lead to unexpected and recognized innovations and business ideas. Jason Selvarajan, an environmental engineer graduated from Metropolia in 2013, started his Showerloop project during his studies, in attempt to create water- and energy s...

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Helsinki to Launch Self-Driving Bus in Regular Service on RoboBusLine

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New logo of City of Helsinki
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13.06.2017

Master's-level Degree in Health Business Management exported to Sri Lanka

Human Resource Management Institute (HRMI) and Metropolia UAS have signed 13.6.2017 a partnership agreement regarding Master's-level Degree Programme in Health Business Management. The agreement was signed by the Human Resource Management Institute’s Head of Operations, Netthasinghe Nanayakkara Dil...

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29.05.2017

Business Students Creating New Solutions for Finnish Red Cross

Metropolia Business School’s annual International Project Week (IPW) took place at Leppävaara campus on 15-19 May 2017. The project week focuses on business ethics and includes international lectures as well as practical work on a real-life company case in small groups. This year the event was...

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26.05.2017

The academic year culminates in the spring graduation ceremonies

More than 3000 students graduated from Metropolia during the academic year 2016 - 2017. About 2600 students have received or are about to receive a Bachelor's degree diploma and nearly 400 have completed a Master's degree.
Most of the graduates of the past academic year are from the field of technology ...

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