Become a METKA Member

Yes please, I want to be a METKA Member!

Before joining us , check that you meet these conditions:

  • you have a study right in Metropolia UAS
  • you are a degree student (includes exchange students) or completing the full first year of studies in the Open UAS
  • you are present as a student.

You can choose between an academic year membership (sold only in fall semester), or either fall or spring semester membership.

New students can become members as soon as they have their Metropolia credentials, which are given during the first day of studies.

Read more about the membership here.

How do I become a member?

You can join METKA by paying the membership fee. There are two ways pay:

  • online, on OMA Student Desktop or
  • visiting METKA M-piste Member Services.

We recommend paying the membership fee on OMA! It is quick and easy, and the membership is valid immediately. At M-piste, we accept only card payments.

The link below takes you to OMA, log in using your Metropolia credentials.

Join METKA here!

Prices 2020-2021

  • Academic year 2020-2021: 52 euros
  • One semester: 30 euros

The memberships are valid according to these dates:

  • Academic year 2020/2021: 1.8.2020 – 31.7.2021
  • Fall 2020: 1.8.2020 – 31.1.2021
  • Spring 2021: 1.1.2021 – 30.9.2021.

Completing the payment in OMA

  • Go to Student’s Desktop in OMA and find the section “Membership of Student Union METKA”
  • Click “Pay the membership”
  • Select the right membership period
  • Check that your information are correct and click “Tallenna”
  • Check that the payment amount is correct and click “”Siirry verkkomaksuun”
  • Choose a suitable payment option for yourself and complete the payment
  • Congratulations, you are now a METKA Member!

I was about to join METKA, but my personal information that OMA shows are not correct! What to do?

When joining us, your personal information is given to METKA from Metropolia student registry, according to their Privacy Policy. METKA cannot change any of your personal information, but that does not mean you cannot join us. Just make sure that your information is up-to-date either updating them by yourself at OMA Settings, or contacting Metropolia Student Services,

Questions about METKA membership?

If you have any questions about METKA Membership, you can contact Paavo Nisula at METKA Member Services. Another option is to email us at or chat with us.

Contact information
Paavo Nisula
METKA Member Services
+358 50 350 1603

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