Universities in Finland


Universities in Finland

Finland as a study destination is popular among international students. It boasts over 39 public and private universities. The tuition is free compared to other European countries and the lifestyle is quite engaging. Finland is home to Nokia among other popular international companies. Below are ten top universities to choose from if you want to study in Finland. 

University of Helsinki
  • Official Name: Helsingin yliopisto
  • Acronym: UH
  • Founded: 1640
  • Kind of institution: Public
  • Degree programmes: Bachelor´s / Master´s / Doctoral
  • Fields of Study: Arts & Humanities, Business & Social Sciences, Language & Cultural, Medicine & Health, Science & Technology
  • Tuition Fee Range: 0-750 EUR/Year
  • Admission Office: PO Box 33, Yliopistonkatu 4 Helsinki 00014
  • University Website: https://www.helsinki.fi/en
Aalto University
  • Official Name: Aalto-yliopisto
  • Acronym:
  • Founded: 2010
  • Kind of institution: Public
  • Degree programmes: Bachelor´s / Master´s / Doctoral
  • Fields of Study: Engineering, Science & Technology
  • Tuition Fee Range: 0-750 EUR/Year
  • Admission Office: International Student Services, Otakaari 1, P.O Box 1100 Espoo 02015 TKK
  • University Website: http://www.aalto.fi/en/
Tampere University of Technology
  • Official Name: Tampereen teknillinen yliopisto
  • Acronym: TUT
  • Founded: 1965
  • Kind of institution: Public
  • Degree programmes: Master´s / Doctoral
  • Fields of Study: Engineering, Science & Technology
  • Tuition Fee Range: 0-750 EUR/Year
  • Admission Office: PO Box 527 Tampere 33101
  • University Website: http://www.tut.fi/en/home
University of Jyväskylä
  • Official Name: Jyväskylän yliopisto
  • Acronym: JYU
  • Founded: 1934
  • Kind of institution: Public
  • Degree programmes: Doctoral
  • Fields of Study: Arts & Humanities, Business & Social Sciences, Language & Cultural, Medicine & Health, Science & Technology
  • Tuition Fee Range: 0-750 EUR/Year
  • Admission Office: PO Box 35 Jyvaskyla 40014
  • University Website: https://www.jyu.fi/en
University of Turku
  • Official Name: Turun yliopisto
  • Acronym: UTU
  • Founded: 1920
  • Kind of institution: Public
  • Degree programmes: Bachelor´s / Master´s / Doctoral
  • Fields of Study: Arts & Humanities, Business & Social Sciences, Language & Cultural, Medicine & Health, Engineering, Science & Technology
  • Tuition Fee Range: 0-750 EUR/Year
  • Admission Office: Opiskelija-asiat, päärakennus, pohjakerros Turku 20014
  • University Website: http://www.utu.fi/en/Pages/home.aspx
University of Tampere
  • Official Name: Tampereen yliopisto
  • Acronym: UTA
  • Founded: 1925
  • Kind of institution: Public
  • Degree programmes: Bachelor´s / Master´s / Doctoral
  • Fields of Study: Arts & Humanities, Business & Social Sciences, Language & Cultural, Medicine & Health, Science & Technology
  • Tuition Fee Range: 0-750 EUR/Year
  • Admission Office: Kalevantie 4 Tampere 33014
  • University Website: http://www.uta.fi/en/
University of Oulu
  • Official Name: Oulun yliopisto
  • Acronym:
  • Founded: 1958
  • Kind of institution: Public
  • Degree programmes: Bachelor´s / Master´s / Doctoral
  • Fields of Study: Arts & Humanities, Business & Social Sciences, Language & Cultural, Medicine & Health, Engineering, Science & Technology
  • Tuition Fee Range: 0-750 EUR/Year
  • Admission Office: University of Oulu, Oulu 90014
  • University Website: http://www.oulu.fi/university/
University of Eastern Finland
  • Official Name: Itä-Suomen yliopisto
  • Acronym: UEF
  • Founded: 2010
  • Kind of institution: Public
  • Degree programmes: Bachelor´s / Master´s / Doctoral
  • Fields of Study: Arts & Humanities, Business & Social Sciences, Language & Cultural, Medicine & Health, Science & Technology
  • Tuition Fee Range: 1,800-9,200 EUR/Year
  • Admission Office: International Mobility Services, Joensuu 80101
  • University Website: http://www.uef.fi/en/etusivu
Abo Akademi University
  • Official Name: Abo Akademi
  • Acronym: AAU
  • Founded: 1918
  • Kind of institution: Public
  • Degree programmes: Bachelor´s / Master´s / Doctoral
  • Fields of Study: Arts & Humanities, Business & Social Sciences, Language & Cultural, Engineering, Science & Technology
  • Tuition Fee Range: 0-750 EUR/Year
  • Admission Office: International Office, Tavastgatan 13, Turku 20500
  • University Website: http://www.abo.fi/?lang=en
University of Vaasa
  • Official Name: Vaasan yliopisto
  • Acronym: UVA
  • Founded: 1966
  • Kind of institution: Public
  • Degree programmes: Bachelor´s / Master´s / Doctoral
  • Fields of Study: Arts & Humanities, Business & Social Sciences, Language & Cultural, Engineering, Science & Technology
  • Tuition Fee Range: 0-750 EUR/Year
  • Admission Office: Wolffintie 34, PO Box 700, Vaasa 65101
  • University Website: http://www.uva.fi/en/

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