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  • Locations: Helsinki, Finland
  • Program Terms: Autumn Quarter, Spring Quarter, Winter Quarter, Year (A/W/Sp)
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  • Restrictions: UW applicants only
Dates / Deadlines:

There are currently no active application cycles for this program.
Program Information:
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     QUICK FACTS
  Location   Helsinki, Finland
  Eligibility   Registered, matriculated MBA Foster
  School students in good standing, 3.0 GPA
  Language   English
  Adviser   Jessica Rush | jrush73@uw.edu
  Application
  Deadline
  January 15th
  Department
  Website
  Foster MBA Exchanges website
       HIGHLIGHTS
  General   Students will attend Aalto
  University, through the Foster MBA
  exchange program for either the
  Summer semester, or for the Autumn
  semester.

  Students should be responsible and show
  willingness and preparedness to study solo
  abroad.
  Application
  Procedure
  Students wishing to know more about
  applying for this exchange should contact the
  Foster school directly.
  Read More
  About
  Where You Will Study
  Expenses, Financial Aid, & Scholarships
  Application Process



 

Where You Will Study

Established in 1911, the Aalto University School of Business is the largest and leading business university in Finland, offering the most comprehensive range of degrees in economics and business administration. The School of Business (HSE) was the first university in Nordic countries to receive the "triple crown" accreditation by all three organizations – AACSB, AMBA, EQUIS – that certify business schools. The School of Business is also a proud member of Community of European Management Schools (CEMS) and Program for International Management (PIM) and participates in the European Erasmus Programme.

By implementing highly qualified scientific research and intensive company connections, a combination of extensive theoretical studies and real business life experiences is provided. The School of Business also organizes a broad variety of academic, cultural and other social activities which will help exchange students meet more new friends and make professional contacts.

For more information about University of Helsinki and being an exchange student there, please visit their exchange student information page.


 

Program Expenses, Financial Aid & Scholarships

As a participant of a university exchange, you pay an exchange fee equivalent to UW tuition (1.5 quarters of UW tuition for semester-long exchanges, and 3 quarters of UW tuition for academic year exchanges). Exchange fees are determined by UW residency status: in-state students pay an exchange fee equivalent to in-state tuition, and out-of-state students pay an exchange fee equivalent to out-of-state tuition. The exchange fee and IPE administrative fee are charged to your UW account and due by the UW tuition deadline for your term(s) of study abroad. You should also budget for additional expenses such as international airfare & transportation, books & course materials, visa & passport fees, study abroad insurance and personal expenses.

For more information about housing, please visit the University's housing portal.

For the total estimated costs of this particular program, you may request a budget by filling out a Budget Request Form.

For more information about budgeting, financial aid, and scholarships for study abroad visit our page on Finances.


 

Application Process

Departmental Exchanges generally focus on a specific academic discipline and often restrict participation to students in that department.  Applications and student selection for Departmental Exchanges are managed by the UW academic department, but students participating in Departmental Exchanges work with the UW Study Abroad Office to complete the same pre-departure requirements as other UW study abroad students.

If you are interested in a Departmental Exchange, contact the department coordinator listed above for information, application instructions and deadlines.  

Most application deadlines occur 6-8 months in advance of an exchange start date, so contact your department early.

See Withdrawal for UW program withdrawal policies.