Theses in the library

Metropolia’s theses are available in electronic format in Theseus (since 2008) or as bound copies in the library.

  • Search for Metropolia’s theses in print and electronic in MetCat.
  • Find electronic theses and publications from Finnish universities of applied sciences in Theseus

Instructions for graduating students

When your thesis has been approved, upload it as a PDF-file to the Theseus database. By entering your work into Theseus you allow your thesis to be published online.

See further instructions in the Guide for graduating students.

You can bring a bound copy to the library instead of uploading your thesis to Theseus if:

  • Thesis has been written in cooperation with other persons or as a commission for an organization who do not allow the thesis to be published online.
  • Thesis is in a form that doesn’t allow it to be published in electronic form.
  • You don’t want to publish your thesis in electronic form.

If you have any questions, contact us: theseus(at)

Previous electronic theses databases

  • Elmeri - database of electronic theses from Stadia. Elmeri includes theses from 2006–2008. These theses are also found in Metcat.
  • Database of EVTEK theses abstracts (graduation before 31 July, 2008).