Tips for new students

First time in Helsinki? Don’t worry, we’ve all been there! Freshman, enjoy the following tips that tutors of Metropolia have made for you.

What’s going on in Helsinki?

City of Helsinki
Cultural Centre Cabel factory

Hungry?

Lunch for student price
Sodexo Metropolia
Unicafe
Amica

Nice restaurants
List of lunch places in Helsinki
(note: site in Finnish)
Eat.fi, restaurants in Helsinki
Vegemesta
(note: site in Finnish)
Dylan Bistro
(note: site in Finnish)
Oliva Verde

Cafes
METKA Café 
(note: site in Finnish)
Brooklyn Cafe

Different food stores
Ethnic food stores in Hakaniemi
Hakaniemi Market Place
Hietalahti Market Place
Wholesale Food Market

Broke?

If you’re running out of money..
Hursti’s help

Flea markets in Helsinki area 

Art supplies

Culture!

Theaters
Check out the student discounts!
Theater of Metropolia
The Finnish national theater
Morkku Lavaklubi
Helsinki City Theatre

Cinemas
Elokuva-arkisto Orion
Kino Engel
Love and Anarchy- Helsinki International Film Festival
Helsinki African Film Festival
Helsinki Latin America Film Festival
Helsinki Documentary Film Festival DocPoint
VinoKino- Lesbian and Gay Film Festival
Espoo Cine
Nightvisions

Museums
Nice outdoor places

Hobbies 

Sports!