Joint forces against the pandemic

Arcadas student Lia Lehtonen vaccinerar Jonathan Blomqvist och alumn Ann-Jeanette Simonsén dokumenterar.

A high vaccination rate is one of our main weapons against the ongoing corona pandemic. Among Arcada's staff, students and alumni, there are a number of heroes who volunteer as vaccinators in their spare time. All in order to end the pandemic.

Category: News

Arcada builds a unique knowledge centre with focus on health tech

Arcadas blivande fysioterapeuter bekantar sig med simuleringsmöjligheterna i en av de nya lärmiljöerna som byggs på högskolan.

The new learning environment, Arcada Health Tech Hub, offers students, professional occupational therapists and physiotherapists, researchers and companies a space where they can come together around health technology. The centre is built with the support of donations to the fundraising campaign Arcada 25 launched in celebration of Arcada’s 25th anniversary. 

Category: Press release

Arcada – A Truly International Experience in Helsinki

Arcada – A Truly International Experience in Helsinki

Did you know that Arcada University of Applied Sciences (UAS) is the most international UAS in relation to its size in Finland? In fact, there are more than 60 nationalities represented on our campus in Arabianranta.

Category: Education

Arcada participates in the campaign I am anti-racist 24.1–6.2

I am antiracist campaign picture.

The Ministry of Justice and The Non-Discrimination Ombudsman are today launching an anti-racist campaign aimed at young adults. Arcada participates in the campaign by raising these issues in our channels and encouraging students and staff to share their thoughts and experiences of racism.

Category: News

Partners Meeting in Project DITEPRACT

Seven persons standing in front of ballots and rollups

A meeting of the Erasmus + strategic partnership project DITEPRACT took place on January 11-14 at the University of Malardalen (Sweden) External link

Category: Pedagogical development work

Rector Mona Forsskåhl elected to Arene's board

Mona Forsskåhl

Arcada's Rector Mona Forsskåhl has been elected to the Board of the Rectors’ Conference of Finnish Universities of Applied Sciences Arene. The new board took office on 1 January.

Category: News

Winter adventures in Helsinki

Winter adventures in Helsinki

Are the colder months in Helsinki making you feel a bit low? Look no further, here is a list of fun activities to help you keep the morale high!

Category: Student life