Material for New Degree Students: Physiotherapy top-up degree


Physiotherapy top-up degree studies will start on the week 33, on August 17th 2023. Students are expected to arrive in Helsinki before that.

You´ll need start your visa application process as soon as possible to ensure the start of the studies as planned. We recommend that you`ll also start other arrangements needed, for example for the accommodation.

Read in advance

Please get acquainted with the information concerning studying in Metropolia:

Starting studies

Studies will start on the week 33, in August 17th 2023, at 13.00 pm, when you meet your tutor teacher at the lobby of building C at Metropolia University of Applied Sciences, Myllypuro Campus, Builders of Well-being (Street address: Myllypurontie 1, 00920 Helsinki). Your tutor teacher is Sanna Garam, sanna.garam [at] (sanna[dot]garam[at]metropolia[dot]fi). You will receive further information about the schedule of the studies at the start of the studies.

Duration of studies is one year. Language of instruction is English.

Contact information

If you have any questions regarding the Physiotherapy studies, do not hesitate to contact

Senior Lecturer/tutor teacher Sanna Garam
sanna.garam [at] (sanna[dot]garam[at]metropolia[dot]fi)


Head of Degree Programme in Physiotherapy Titta Komssi
titta.komssi [at] (titta[dot]komssi[at]metropolia[dot]fi).

If you have questions concerning general matters about studying in Metropolia, please contact opiskelijapalvelut [at] (opiskelijapalvelut[at]metropolia[dot]fi).