No study psychologist at Arcada this spring - but we have other support services!

University of Helsinki has terminated the agreement for the study psychology service at Arcada. However, students will still have access to individual guidance for motivation, time management, stress management, life and career management as well as special educational support by study counselor and specialist education teacher Mia Ekström. Make an appointment via

Cambridge Venture Camp - Spring 2020

Great opportunity for upcoming entrepreneurs!!

Interested in experiencing Cambridge Venture Camp during Spring 2020 where you can work with your business idea coached by experienced mentors, inspiring workshops and exciting visits in Helsinki's entrepreneurial ecosystems and in Cambridge?

This 2 weeks intensive course will be worth 5 etcs and travelling & accommondation (imcl. Breakfast in Cambridge) are covered by the program.

Read more about this unique opportunity from here:


Graduation ceremony 24 January 2020

The first graduation ceremony of the year is held 24 January 2020, at the Big Square.

Participating graduates gather next to the info desk/towards the Small Square at 14:30. More information is sent by email to all parcipants (registration closed 15 January at 16).

Please note that the Big Square is closed for the ceremony during lunch time at Friday - please enjoy your lunch at the Small Square.


Entrance procession (The Arcada fanfare)

Greeting from the Rector
Rector Mona Forsskåhl

Take language courses online

Arcada's students now have the opportunity to take digital language courses organized within the Kivako project during the spring term. The languages offered include Russian, Spanish and Japanese and other languages, and the courses are worth 3-5 ECTS credits. Only one Arcada student can get admitted to each course, but additional students may be picked if there are any remaining places left.