“Geography is the discipline of explorers–both in the natural environment as well as in the quickly growing cities on all continents–with the capability of saving the world. Helsinki is one of the top European locations to study geography and also offers a wide array of geographical research topics.” Venla Bernelius is Assistant Professor in Urban Geography and teaches in the International Master’s Programme in Geography at the University of Helsinki. In this programme, you can focus on physical geography, urban and human geography & spatial planning, or geoinformatics. It holds the 42nd place in the 2018 Shanghai ranking and is among the top 50 in the 2018 QS World University Rankings by Subject. Apply to our International Master’s Programmes before 11 January 2019.