The Student Union for all Metropolia students is METKA! METKA works to make sure your voice is heard in Metropolia, organizes awesome events and negotiates constantly new and exciting services and discounts only for METKA members. By joining METKA, you’ll become a part of exciting student community here in Metropolia.

Student discounts

All Metropolia students are entitled to the discounts in public transport (HSL) and long distance trains (VR). METKA’s members get a bunch of premium discount on top of these!

  • From the Tuudo app you can find a selection of student discounts under the METKA section
  • The hundreds of discounts listed on Pivo app are also at your disposal!
  • Get discounts from Metka Cafe and METKA’s own merchandise!


Thousands of students take part in METKA Events every year. The funnest event for new students, METKA Freshers Party, is soon here: mark Thursday 26.9. to your calendar! Tickets for all METKA Events are always half the price, naturally for members only. This is also the case with other student union events in Metropolitan area, and in Turku and Jyväskylä as well.

Student advocacy

METKA Members support our advocacy work. Our tremendous Advocacy Team helps and is on your side if you meet any unjustice or unfair behaviour in your studies. You can always contact us confidentially.

Sports services

As a member you can also use Zone Sports Services!

  • Instructed classes
  • Gyms
  • Reserve a sports hall for your own use
  • Discounts from the sports courses
  • Yogobe home workout service

All these services are included in METKA Membership. Read more on

You can meet Zone staff also at MetroSport, the biggest student sport event in Finland. MetroSport is free for all, and it’s organized in Liikuntamylly on 19.9.2019.


Joining METKA is easiest online: go to Student Desktop in OMA and follow the instructions.

  • Membership for Academic Year 2019-2020 is 52 euros
  • Fall 2019 30 euros

Here’s video instructions for joining METKA in OMA:

Liity tai tarkista METKAn jäsenyys OMAssa! // Join METKA or check your membership status in OMA!

METKAan liittyminen tai jäsenmaksun maksaminen onnistuu nyt myös kätevästi OMAssa! Oiskelijan työpöydältä löydät "Opiskelijakunta METKAn jäsenyys" nimisen laatikon ja alta voit katsoa step-by-step video-ohjeet maksuominaisuuden käyttämiseen.//Now you can join METKA or check your membership status also in OMA! From the Student's Desktop you will find a section with the name "Membership of Student Union METKA" and below you can watch step-by-step instructions about how to make the payment.

Julkaissut Metropolia Ammattikorkeakoulun opiskelijakunta (METKA) Perjantaina 23. maaliskuuta 2018

You can start using your student cards at Tuudo app and Pivo app right after joining!

When joined, take part in our METKA Member Raffle! We will raffle one electric scooter and a gift voucher for sports shop among all participants. Read more at

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Instagram: @metkaweb
Twitter: @metkaweb

Welcome to enjoy your student life with METKA, and see you on campuses!

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