After joining your student union you are entitled to get a student ID. Student Union of Helsinki Metropolia University of Applied Sciences METKA members can either order a plastic student card or download Tuudo app, which includes both METKA Member ID and national student ID. With the national student ID you are eligible for all student discounts e.g. in public transport.
Mobile student ID
The student ID and METKA Member ID are built in Tuudo app, which is used widely in Metropolia University of Applied Sciences to benefit students in their daily life. Tuudo can be downloaded from your phone’s App Store. The national student ID activates after you have been registered officially as Metropolia student. The METKA Member ID activates after joining the student union.
Plastic student card
Plastic student cards for METKA members are ordered online at http://www.frank.fi/en. You need to join the student union in order to validate the plastic student card. It will take around 2-3 weeks to produce the card. After the card arrives, you can get the sticker for validation at METKA service points (M-piste).