Exchange: Sibelius Academy, University of the Arts

Sibelius Academy is the highest-level music educator in Finland. The academy trains artists skilled in independent artistic work, teachers, and other music professionals. The basis of all work done at Sibelius Academy is the love of music and an uncompromising commitment to deliver. Students have taken courses here in Music Performance and Music History.


Credit Equivalency: 60 Credits = 5.0 UofT FCE

Available Courses

Restricted programs: Orchestral conducting

Housing: On-campus housing is not guaranteed. Please find information here.



  • Subjects Available at Host: Music
  • Program Type: Study
  • Accepting Applications: No
  • Fall/Winter/Full Year Deadline: January 14, 2021
  • Timeline: Fall (Sep-Dec), Winter (Jan-May), Year-long (Sep-May)
  • Country: Finland
  • City: Helsinki
  • Institution: University
  • Language of Study: English, Finnish, Swedish
  • Level of Study: Undergrad, Graduate
  • Credit: Yes
  • Open to Programs at UofT: Faculty of Music
  • Tuition & Incidentals: Paid to UofT
  • Program Fees: No fee
  • Funding: IE Award
  • Eligibility Requirements: Minimum CGPA: 2.25 (undergraduate) or B (graduate)