Turun yliopisto

Turun yliopisto Ranking

country rank: 5
world rank: 489

University Overview

Turun yliopisto (University of Turku) ranking was founded in 1920 and is a non-profit public higher-education institution in the tiny city of Turku (population range of 50,000-249,999 persons) in Southwest Finland. Pori is home to a branch campus of this institution. Turun yliopisto (TY/UTU) ranking is a big (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational Finnish higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Opetus- ja kulttuuriministeriö, Suomi (Ministry of Education and Culture of Finland). Turun yliopisto (TY/UTU) provides courses and programs in a variety of fields that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 100-year-old Finnish university has a selective admission procedure based on entrance exams. The admission rate ranges from 10% to 20%, making this Finnish higher education school very exclusive. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. Students have access to a library, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning possibilities, as well as administrative services at TY/UTU.

Turun yliopisto Ranking

University Identity

Name Turun yliopisto
Acronym TY/UTU
Founded 1920
Motto Vapaan kansan lahja vapaalle tieteelle From a Free People to Free Science and Learning

University Location

Address Turku 20014 Southwest Finland Finland
Tel +358 (2) 333 51
Fax +358 (2) 333 6363
Other locations Pori

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 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
Admission Rate 10-20%
Admission Office Opiskelija-asiat, päärakennus, pohjakerros Turku 20014 (2) 333 51

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 15,000-19,999
Academic Staff 1,500-1,999
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

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Facilities and Services

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


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

European University Association (EUA) Coimbra Group

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