flag
Laurea-ammattikorkeakoulu

Laurea-ammattikorkeakoulu Ranking

country rank: 18
world rank: 3785

University Overview

Laurea-ammattikorkeakoulu (Laurea University of Applied Sciences) was founded in 1992 and is a non-profit public higher-education institution in the suburbs of Vantaa (population range of 50,000-249,999 people), Uusimaa. Espoo, Lohja, Porvoo, and Hyvinkää are all locales where this university maintains a branch campus. Laurea-ammattikorkeakoulu (LAUREA) is a medium-sized (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 7,000-7,999 students) coeducational Finnish higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Opetus- ja kulttuuriministeriö, Suomi (Ministry of Education and Culture of Finland). Laurea-ammattikorkeakoulu (LAUREA) provides courses and programs that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s and master’s degrees in a variety of fields. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 28-year-old Finnish higher-education school has a strict admissions strategy based on entrance exams and previous academic records and ratings. The admission rate ranges from 10% to 20%, making this Finnish higher education school very exclusive. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. Students have access to a library, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning possibilities, as well as administrative services at LAUREA.

Laurea-ammattikorkeakoulu Ranking

University Identity

Name Laurea-ammattikorkeakoulu
Acronym LAUREA
Founded 1992
Motto Together we are stronger

University Location

Address Ratatie 22 Vantaa 01300 Uusimaa Finland
Tel +358 (9) 8868 7215
Fax +358 (9) 8868 7200
Other locations Espoo, Lohja, Porvoo, Hyvinkää

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro)
International
students
10,000-12,500 US$ (7,400-9,200 Euro) 12,500-15,000 US$ (9,200-11,000 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 10-20%
Admission Office Ratatie 22 Vantaa 01300 (9) 8868 7293

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 7,000-7,999
Academic Staff 500-599
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Yes
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Not reported

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

European Network of Living Labs (ENoLL) European Organisation for Security (EOS) European Security and Defense College (ESDC) Finnish Service Alliance (FSA) European Facility Management Network (EuroFM) Service Design Network (SDN)

Social Media

Facebook

Laurea-ammattikorkeakoulu's Facebook page for social networking


Twitter

Laurea-ammattikorkeakoulu's Twitter webpage for micro-blogging and news updates


LinkedIn

Laurea-ammattikorkeakoulu's LinkedIn profile for business and academic networking


YouTube

Laurea-ammattikorkeakoulu's YouTube or Vimeo channel for videos


Instagram

Laurea-ammattikorkeakoulu's Instagram or Flickr account for photos


Wikipedia Article

Video Presentation


Related Universities