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Universities in Finland

Higher Education in Finland

2022 Ranking of Finland Universities

What are Finland’s most famous universities? Topuniversitieslist attempts to address this issue by releasing the 2022 Finnish University Ranking, which includes 35 Finnish higher education institutions that fulfill the Topuniversitieslist selection criteria:

  • being chartered, registered, or certified by the relevant Finnish higher education-related institution, and providing at least four-year undergraduate degrees (bachelor degrees) or postgraduate degrees (master or doctoral degrees) in a conventional, face-to-face, non-distance education style.

Investigate the Topuniversitieslist League Table and University Rankings of Finland’s 35 universities.

2022 Sub-rankings by provinces and territories

Finland is classified into 19 regions (maakunnat in Finnish), which are further subdivided into municipalities (Finnish: kunnat). The Uusimaa Area, which includes the capital and largest city, Helsinki, has the plurality of higher education institutions that meet the Topuniversitieslist selection criterion. Both regions with at least two Finnish higher education institutions matching the Topuniversitieslist placement criterion are included in the following Topuniversitieslist league tables or sub-rankings.


Central Finland (2)
Lapland (2)
North Karelia (2)
Ostrobothnia (3)
Southwest Finland (3)
Uusimaa (10)