Open student representative positions

Student representatives are an important part of METKA’s work for students’ benefit. They represent students’ viewpoints in the Metropolia’s decision-making. Please apply without hesitation.

METKA wishes that students from different fields of education in Metropolia apply for the open positions.

Membership of the student union is not required to be a student representative. Student representatives will receive training for their position.

Many of the positions require fluent Finnish knowledge. This page contains information on only those positions that do not require Finnish knowledge and can be attended in English.

Information about every open position is available on the Finnish side of this web page. All English-speaking students are free to apply also for these positions. In that case, the application process and information about it is in Finnish.

Open student representative positions

Advisory councils

Application time: Open as long as the positions are filled

Student studying in the respective study programmes are electable to the positions. More information about the application process is available in the Official election announcement (in Finnish). Please note that some of the positions mentioned in the announcement have been filled since the application time started. Current list of positions is available below and on the page in Finnish.

Positions can be applied for with an application form: Application form for advisory councils

Advisory council for Business 
Two positions
Students in following study programmes can apply:
– Liiketalous
– European Business Administration
– International Business and Logistics

Advisory council for Social services
One position
Students in following study programmes can apply:
– Sosiaalityö
– Social services


More information on the student representative election and positions:

Janne LevänenJanne Levänen
Member of the Board
Student advocacy
Sakari Tuomisto
Specialist, Advocacy
Student Counsel
045 267 0828

This post is also available in Suomi.