Student associations

Opiskelijayhdistysten aktiiveja vappuna / Student Association actives on Wappu

There are many independent student associations in Metropolia UAS that collaborate with METKA. They operate on one or more Metropolia campuses, and do local advocacy and coordinate events for their target groups.

Student associations sell overalls in Metropolia, and you can participate in their local activities.

AOK – Automaatio-opiskelijoiden kilta ry

Electrical and Automation Engineering students

Myyrmäki campus

AOK ry - Automaatio-opiskelijoiden kilta ry  Haalarien väri: oranssi / Color of the overalls: orange

Student Association’s Introduction

“The Association or guild of Automation Students, AOK for short, represents the engineering students of the electrical and automation engineering degree program at Metropolia University of Applied Sciences. The main subjects represented are electric power engineering, automation engineering, English-language electronics and, as the latest addition, real estate electrical engineering.

The guild was founded in 2003 and since the beginning has worked in active cooperation with operators in the field of technology, offering leisure activities, a view and networks for both studies and working life.”

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Demoni ry – Metropolian kulttuurialan opiskelijayhdistys

Culture students

Arabia campus

 Haalarien väri: viininpunainen / Color of the overalls: burgundy

Student Association’s Introduction

“Demoni is the own association of all culture people and we deliver a pink message!

We organize nice events and things to do. Our annual events are RatikkAppr6 as part of METKA’s Week of Wappu, the Drink or Treat Halloween event, Demoni’s Design Christmas sale, Valentine’s Day parties, and we organize many board game nights that have already become a tradition.

Through Demoni, you can also get culture students’ burgundy overalls, and freshers will have their own culture baptism! Of course, we do advocacy for cultural students and help in problem situations. Contact us and get involved in our activities!”

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ESN Metropolia - Erasmus Student Network Metropolia

Interdisciplinary association, works on all campuses

Student Association’s Introduction

ESN Metropolia is part of the international Erasmus Student Network. The interdisciplinary association works on all Metropolia campuses as a representative of international students, but officially ESN is registered in Myyrmäki. ESN Metropolia, together with other ESN divisions in the capital region, organizes student parties, trips, sauna evenings, trips abroad and other events for international students – when conditions permit.

All international and international-minded students are welcome to participate, regardless of field or campus!

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Helsingin Tekniikan Opiskelijat – HTO ry

Technology, Communication and Transport students

Karamalmi, Myllypuro, Myyrmäki campuses

HTO ry  

Student Association’s Introduction

“Helsingin Tekniikan Opiskelijat – HTO ry represents all students in Metropolia’s tech and transport fields. We are based on the Myyrmäki campus, but we also operate in Myllypuro and Karamalmi. We protect the interests of students and organize events both interdisciplinary and for our own members. We also try to organize excursions. We have clubs, whose activities members can be involved in, or even start a new one. You can find sales products from us, such as overall patches and lab coats as well as overalls for lab students. With membership you get, for example, preferential prices on our products and events.

On behalf of students, against humans since 1975.”

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KaMA – Karamalmin aineopiskelijat ry

All students studying on Metropolia UAS Karamalmi campus

Karamalmi campus

Karamalmin aineopiskelijat KaMa ry  Haalarien väri: siniset violeteilla hihoilla / Color of the overalls: blue with purple sleeves

Student Association’s Introduction

“Karamalmin Aineopiskelijat is better known as KaMA. The association was previously known as LEPO, until in 2019 there was a move to a new campus and the turmoil of the student association’s activities began. We organize our own events, as well as participate in those organized by others. From the links in the contact information, you can access our channels, where students are informed about current issues. Welcome to chat!”

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MYRO ry – Myllypuron rakennusalan opiskelijat

Civil Engineering, Construction Architecture, and Construction Site Management students

Myllypuro campus

 

Student Association’s Introduction

“Myllypuro construction industry students MYRO ry is a student association operating in Myllypuro, whose members include civil engineers, construction site management students, and construction architects. The roots of our association are in AGU ry, which changed to MYRO in December 2018, when the construction industry moved to a new campus in Myllypuro.”

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MysteRy – Myllypuron sosiaali- ja terveysalojen opiskelijat ry

Social Services, Health and Sports students

Myllypuro campus

 Haalarien väri: valkoinen yläosa, merenvihreä alaosa / Color of the overalls: white top, sea green bottom

Student Association’s Introduction

“MysteRy is the joint student association of Metropolia’s students in the social and health fields, which was founded in January 2019, when HIV ry and Soffa Ry merged. MysteRy’s primary task is to advance the interests of students in the social and health fields, support the well-being of students and create a unified community for students in the social and health fields in Myllypuro. MysteRy organizes various events for its members and sells overalls and overall patches. Come join MysteRy!”

What is MysteRy? -video
What is MysteRy? -Prezi presentation

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Peritia Vestio ry – Metropolia Ammattikorkeakoulun vaatetusalan opiskelijayhdistys

Fashion and Clothing students

Arabia campus

Opiskelijayhdistys Peritia Vestio ry

Student Association’s Introduction

“Peritia Vestio is a term originating from the Latin language, which when translated into English means ‘the skill of dressing’. The purpose of the association is to promote the interests of Bachelor of Fashion and Clothing students at Metropolia University of Applied Sciences and to bring the existence and competence of this study programme and its students to public awareness. In particular, to create relationships between students and actors in the field is important to us. By organizing a lot of events and company visits, we aim to create connections with companies and at the same time build a tight community among the students of the clothing industry.”

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RAK – Rakennusarkkitehtikilta ry

Construction Architecture students

Myllypuro campus

Student Association’s Introduction

Rakennusarkkitehtikilta (the guild of construction architects) is the own association of Metropolia’s architect students.

RAK’s most important tasks are e.g. promoting the issues and interests of students in the field, creating a framework for building professional network, strengthening community and learning through excursions and other events, and creating an inspiring community atmosphere between different years’ classes.

Behind the association is a small and tight-knit group that stays from morning to night on the third floor of the Myllypuro campus at Arkkitehtuuristudio!

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Trombi ry – Tradenomiopiskelijat Metropolian Bisnes Intellektuaalit

BBA students

Myyrmäki campus

Trombi ry Haalarien väri: oranssi yläosa, vihreä alaosa / Color of the overalls: orange top and green bottom

Student Association’s Introduction

“We organize various events, from bar parties and annual galas to after works and excursions. We also actively support the professional development of our business student members. We actively look after the interests of our members. You can contact us, for example, about unfair treatment, wrong course grades or harassment. We offer our members various benefits. Some of the benefits come through Tradenomiopiskelijaliitto and some through our partner companies. Our office is located on Metropolia’s Myyrmäki campus in office A128 in the corridor between the canteen and the cafe. Trombi people can be recognized by their turquoise overalls!”

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TXO ry – Metropolia Ammattikorkeakoulu Terveys- ja hoitoalan opiskelijat

Nursing, Public Health Nursing, Midwifery and Degree Programme in Emergency Care students

Myllypuro campus

TXO ry Haalarien väri: metsänvihreä / Color of the overalls: forest green

Student Association’s Introduction

“TXO ry has operated as a student association promoting the interests of nursing-based fields since 1942, and thus we are the oldest student association in those fields in Finland. Every Metropolia University of Applied Sciences nurse, public health nurse, midwife, paramedic or DPN degree student can become a member of the association, as well as open UAS students taking studies of these degrees. One of our most important tasks is protecting the interests of our members. Our events include e.g. overall patch sewing evenings, women’s and men’s day sitz and Hoitsupaatti cruise.”

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UIO ry – Uudenmaan Insinööriopiskelijat

Technology students

Karamalmi, Myllypuro, Myyrmäki campuses

Uudenmaan insinööriopiskelijat UIO ry Haalarien väri: valkoinen yläosa, oranssi alaosa / Color of the overalls: white top, orange bottomHaalarien väri: punainen yläosa, tummanvihreä alaosa / Color of the overalls: red top, dark green bottomHaalarien väri: tummansininen yläosa, limenvihreä alaosa / Color of the overalls: dark blue top, lime green bottom

Student Association’s Introduction

“Hello! We are Uudenmaan Insinööripiskelijat UIO ry, a student association in the field of technology and transport operating in Metropolia. We operate on three campuses and are actively involved in creating an engineer-like student culture. We are the local association of the Engineers’ Association and by joining us you also get the benefits of the Engineers’ Association.

Our events that you may recognize are e.g. Idän Munajahti, Interdisciplinary Mölkky and Jalon Joulun Juhla (more commonly known as J^3). In addition to events, we invest in high-quality advocacy and student networking both during and after studies.

“Kinder coveralls” (white top and orange bottom) serve as general engineering overalls. Bio and chemical engineering overalls: red top and dark green bottom, energy and environmental engineering overalls: dark blue top and lime green bottom.

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