Helsinki Metropolia UAS
The University of Applied Sciences and Helsinki Polytechnic Stadia merged into Helsinki Metropolia University of Applied Sciences on 1 August 2008. The higher education institute has four fields of study: culture, health care and social services, business and administration, and technology and transport, all of which provide teaching also in English. The students number some 14,000 and the staff about 1,100. The Degree Programme in Film and Television has a background of over 10 years of education in film and media. The Degree Programme trains students for design, implementation, development and supervisor duties and as entrepreneurs. Students choose a specialisation in image, sound, production, scriptwriting or TV and radio work. The four year degree is equivalent to a Bachelor’s Degree.