When & Where


Monday, March 12, 2018

13:00 - 16:00

International School of Helsinki



+ What is College Day Helsinki?

College Day Helsinki is a study abroad fair. If you want to study in the USA, the UK, or Europe, you won't want to miss this event. Representatives from colleges and universities around the world will be here to answer your questions about everything from choosing a program and applying to scholarships and student housing. Plus, you can attend informative presentations about topics like the differences between higher education systems, creating a portfolio, and financing your studies abroad.

+ Does it cost anything?

College Day is absolutely free to visitors! Simply register online to attend.

+ Does everyone have to register?

Students over 13 and parents must register to get in. The process is quick and easy! Children 13 and under may also register, but are not required to.

+ I am a teacher/counsellor. Can I attend with a group?

Yes, school groups are welcome! Simply select the "Teacher/counsellor" ticket type when registering (link here). If you have any questions, simply email us at cd(at)college-council.de and we'll be happy to help.

Presentation Program


13:30 - 13:50   

Work Opportunities During and After Your Studies - Michael Wilhelm, University of North Carolina Wilmington

14:00 - 14:20 

Masterclass: Studying in the UK + Application Process - Emmi Russell, University of Essex, UK

14:30 - 14:50   

Best of Both Worlds: Sciences Po's Dual Bachelor Degrees With Columbia, Berkeley, NUS, etc. - Cecile Marin, Sciences Po

15:00 - 15:20   

Workshop: How to Apply to a U.S. College as a Student Athlete (NCAA regulations, tips & more) - Andrea Stiefvater, Southern Utah University

Fair Guide 2018


Registration is ongoing, and this list will be updated regularly!

Aalto University, Finland

Aalto University is a multidisciplinary community where science and art meet technology and business. Aalto University has six schools with nearly 20 000 students and 4 000 employees. There is a wide variety of Bachelor’s and Master’s Degrees awarded at Aalto University.

Bath Spa University, UK

Based in a UNESCO World Heritage city and connected to an international network of liberal arts institutions, Bath Spa University is a top UK university in creativity, culture and enterprise with a close-knit yet global community of 8000 students from 80 countries.

Bocconi University, Italy

Internationally renowned business school.The campus is located in the heart of Milan, a cosmopolitan and modern city that combines the best of Italy’s past and present. Interactive teaching as well as study abroad opportunities provide students with the skills employers are looking for.

B.H.M.S. - Business & Hotel Management School, Switzerland

BHMS (together with The Robert Gordon University) has designed one of the fastest track BA Degrees in Switzerland without compromising its educational quality.

University of Chicago, USA

One of the world's great intellectual destinations, the University of Chicago empowers scholars and students to ask tough questions, cross disciplinary boundaries, and challenge conventional thinking to enrich human life around the globe with a strong commitment to free and open inquiry.

Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne, Switzerland

EHL is the world's 1st hospitality management school, founded in 1893 and consistently ranked number one. The only Swiss-accredited university to specialize in the business of international hospitality management.

ESCP Europe Business School, Europe

ESCP Europe is the world's oldest business school. With its 6 urban campuses in Berlin, London, Madrid, Paris, Turin and Warsaw, it’s true European identity enables the provision of a unique style of cross-cultural business education and a global perspective on international management issues.

University of Essex, UK

A truly international university providing excellence in education and research.

Fulbright Finland Foundation, Finland

The Fulbright Finland Foundation awards grants to Finnish applicants for the purpose of pursuing undergraduate or graduate study, research and professional development projects in the United States.

IE UNiversity, Spain

IE University is for students who approach learning as a way of life, and who are open to the world and to the transformative role of higher education.


Kent is a leading university in south-east England. Known as the UK’s European university, we have a cosmopolitan community with many opportunities to study and work abroad. We offer academic excellence, first class facilities and a superb student experience.

New College Of The Humanities, UK

Based in Bloomsbury, the academic heart of London, NCH offers an award-winning liberal arts-inspired undergraduate curriculum, taught through one-to-one tutorials and small classes led by qualified, inspiring and experienced academics, combined with exceptional professional skills development.


Located on the beautiful Connecticut shoreline only 75 miles north of New York City, the University of New Haven is a private university offering over 30 graduate degree programs. The university has nationally-recognized graduate programs in Business, Sciences, Engineering, Forensics, and more.

New york university, usa

NYU is the largest independent research university in the United States with campuses in New York, Abu Dhabi, and Shanghai and global centers in 14 locations around the world.

University of North Carolina Wilmington, USA

UNC Wilmington is located on the U.S. East Coast, minutes away from one of the world's best surf towns, Wrightsville Beach. At UNCW you will enjoy an academic experience that drives creative inquiry and critical thinking in a beautiful campus setting with affordable, public university tuition rates.

University of Portland, USA

At University of Portland, experience a world-class city and unique West Coast culture, thrive in small classes with dedicated faculty, & live on a beautiful residential campus that offers an array of sports & activities. Our close-knit community prepares you not only for a career but for life.


Richmond offers dual UK/US accredited degrees in Business, Communications, Arts and Social Sciences in two prime London locations, Richmond & Kensington, where we also have student accommodation. Integrated internship & study abroad opportunities are available to all students.

San Mateo Colleges of Silicon Valley, USA

Start your first two years of university study with us, then transfer to a four-year University to complete your Bachelor's Degree! We offer scholarships, a homestay program, rich student life and sports programs.

Sciences Po, France

Sciences Po offers a Bachelor of Arts degree with a multidisciplinary foundation in the social sciences and an emphasis on civic, linguistic and artistic education. Students spend the first 2 years in France and their 3rd year abroad studying in one of Sciences Po's 470 partner universities.

Southern Utah University, USA

SUU’s safe, residential campus allows students to combine lifelong friendships with once-in-a-lifetime outdoor adventures and innovative academic endeavors.

Stanford University, USA

Stanford students create and apply knowledge by thinking and doing, preparing for leadership in a rapidly changing world!

Swiss Education Group, Switzerland

5 Swiss Hospitality Management schools offering world leading Hospitality Management education and internships at our vast network of industry leading companies. This combination of excellent education and the best possible practical experiences prepares our students to be the leaders of the future.

TBS Barcelona, Spain

Toulouse Business School offers practical teaching, immersion in an international environment and the chance to spend each year in a different country. TBS holds the three most prestigious accreditations in the education industry (EQUIS, AMBA and AACSB).

WEBSTER UNIVERSITY, the netherlands

Webster University, a worldwide institution, ensures high quality learning experiences that transform students for global citizenship and individual excellence.