Books and magazines

Art House and Jalava – 25 % discount on all books

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The Art House group includes book publishers Art House, Kustannus Jalava, and Tietosanama and focuses on publishing versatile works on society, hobbies, science, history, and culture as well as professional and academic works. As a member you will receive a 25% discount on all Jalava’s and Art House’s books in the webshop. As an added benefit, the book-store covers the shipping costs. Special events and offers for alumni are also available at various times throughout the year. More information on these will be available on the Alumni Asso-ciation website.

The discount can be obtained in the webshop using the campaign code ALUMNI2020 when checking out. At events and on location at their bookstore, you can receive the discount by showing your paper or electronic membership card.

Books by John Nurminen Foundation -20 %

Kuva: Jukka Nurminen

The John Nurminen Foundation’s mission is to save the Baltic Sea and its heritage for future generations. The Foundation implements concrete Baltic Sea protection measures that bring results, and ensures that the stories of the sea are passed on to future generations. The Foundation has published over 40 books that tell the stories of the sea.

The John Nurminen Foundation and The Alumni Association has an ongoing partnership.  As a member of the Alumni Association you get 20 % discount on all books in the John Nurminen Foundation webshop as well as invitations to several different events. We inform about these events on the Alumni Association’s website, per email and in the electronic membership card.

In the webshop you’ll obtain the discount by using the campaign code ALUMNI2020 when checking out.

Business Magazine Forum

Forum is Finland’s only Swedish-language business magazine in Finland. As a member of the alumni association, you are eligible for a 50% discount on an annual subscription. This special offer includes 11 issues for the special price of 50€ (normal price 96€). Apply the discount using the code “Alumnföreningen vid HU” at the bottom of the order form.


Kuva: Gaudeamus

Gaudeamus is a leading Finnish science publisher that serves the Finnish scientific community and a wide audience interested in science. Gaudeamus annually publishes some 30 books, mainly in the humanities, social sciences, environmental sciences, philosophy, economics and education.

As a member, you are entitled to a 25% discount on books in the Gaudeamus online bookshop.

During the year, Gaudeamus sells books at various events organised at the University, in addition to which it makes special offers to alumni. These special offers will be announced on the Association website, by email and through the electronic membership card.

Please present your membership card at events. To gain the discount in the online bookstore, please enter the discount code ALUMNI 2020 in the field “Lahjakortti/kampanjakoodi” (“Gift certificate/campaign code”) and click Lisää kampanjakoodi (Submit). Orders exceeding €60 will be delivered without postal fees.


Kuva: Sanoma

Every day, everywhere. Finland’s leading multichannel media company, Sanoma Media Finland, offers Alumni Association members a discount of up to 40% for fixed-term 12-month subscriptions of Sanoma Media Finland’s lifestyle magazines.In addition to printed magazines, you will receive access to online magazines. During the year, prices may change, but the discount percentage will remain unchanged.

The offer is valid for the following magazines:

Aku Ankka –lehti
Aku Ankka Juniori
ET –lehti
ET terveys
ET Matkaopas
Glorian Koti
Glorian ruoka&viini
Hyvä Terveys
Kodin Kuvalehti
Meidän Perhe
Me Naiset
Suuri Käsityö

Each lifestyle magazine subscription includes the service, where you can read all of the Sanoma magazines in one place. The service includes all magazines published from the beginning of 2015. The latest issues of all magazines will be published in the service the same day they reach stores and subscribers. The Oma Sanoma user identification, created when ordering a subscription, can be used to log in to the service as well.


Kuva: SKS

The Finnish Literature Society (SKS) is Finland’s largest publisher of non-fiction and scientific literature in the humanities. It annually publishes around 60 new works dealing with the Finnish language, literature, folklore and history.

Alumni Association members receive a 25% discount on SKS books at Tiedekirja bookstore (Snellmaninkatu 13, Helsinki) and the online SKS bookstore.

In the Tiedekirja bookshop please present your membership card at the Tiedekirja bookstore register in electronic or paper form to get the discount.In the online store, the discount can be activated by using the code “ALUMNIETU” at the shopping cart webpage.

Ulkopolitiikka – save over 6 €


Ulkopolitiikka (“Foreign Policy”) is an award-winning magazine in Finnish that deepens the debate on international politics and the economy in Finland. As a membership benefit, you get 15% discount of a subscription. An annual subscription for members is 34.85€ (normal price 41€).

The subscription includes one optional previous issue and access to the online edition. Subscriptions can be obtained by calling +358 9 432 7707 or by emailing Please refer to your Alumni Association membership when ordering the subscription. The magazine is published by the Finnish Institute of International Affairs, which organises discussion meetings and seminars focused on international relations and the European Union. To some of these events, there is a quota for members of the Association. Further information on current events is available on the Alumni Association website.