Join us and become a part of the student community!

As a member of METKA you will get

  • The official student ID and the student discounts accross the country
  • Discounts for example in Metka Cafes from the Zone sports services
  • Cheaper tickets to METKA’s events: Kaljaasi cruise, annual gala, Ensi-ilta party, Poro Party and many more!

You can choose the membership for the whole academic year or for one semester at a time.

As a sign of your membership, you will get a digital student card and you can also order the traditional plastic students card if you wish.

Joining as a member

You can join the student union by paying the membership fee, which consists of the actual membership fee and the joining fee (paid only once).

You need your student number to join the student union. The number is given you on the first days when you start your studies at Metropolia.

Step-by-step instructions for the joining process

1. Choose yourself a suitable membership

  • Spring semester 2018:  20 € + joining fee 6,90 € = 26,90 €

2. Log into your netbankPay the membership

   Bank account: Nordea FI10 1555 3000 1099 68
   Recipient: metropolia/opiskelijakunta
   Reference: Use the reference number generator to create a personal reference and add it into the payment details

3. Take a screenshot of the payment.

4. It takes a few working days for the payment to register. You can fasten the process by sending the screenshot of the payment to The digital student card is the Frank App, which is available on Google Play and Apple store.

5. Congratulations, you are now a member!


Traditional student card

You can also order the traditional plastic student card from the card provider Frank. Please be patient and wait a few working days for your membership information to transfer to Frank after completing the membership payment.

Remember to to collect a valid academic year sticker for the student card after you have received it. Otherwise it will not be valid. You can collect the stickers from M-piste in Bulevardi and during METKA’s campus tours, for example. When collecting the sticker, please bring a receipt of your payment with you or show screenshot of your payment.

Please note that you must be a member of METKA before you can order the card!


In addition to the membership fee and the joining fee, the student card may cost:

  • Traditional plastic student card 16,10 €
  • International student card aka the ISIC-license +15 €

Please note that the additional costs will be payed while ordering the card.

You can examine the card options on the Frank website after you are able to log into the site.

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