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Vaasan yliopisto

Vaasan yliopisto Ranking

country rank: 10
world rank: 1934

University Overview

Vaasan yliopisto (University of Vaasa) was founded in 1966 as a non-profit public higher-education institution in the tiny city of Vaasa (population range of 50,000-249,999 persons), Ostrobothnia. Vaasan yliopisto (VY/UVA) is a modest (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 5,000-5,999 students) coeducational Finnish higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Opetus- ja kulttuuriministeriö, Suomi (Ministry of Education and Culture of Finland). In a variety of fields of study, Vaasan yliopisto (VY/UVA) provides courses and programs leading 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 54-year-old Finnish university maintains a strict admission procedure based on students’ previous academic records and ratings. 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, as well as administrative services at VY/UVA.

Vaasan yliopisto Ranking

University Identity

Name Vaasan yliopisto
Acronym VY/UVA
Founded 1966
Colours White, yellow and gray

University Location

Address PO Box 700 Vaasa 65101 Ostrobothnia Finland
Tel +358 (29) 449 8000
Fax +358 (6) 324 8179

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro)
International
students
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 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 students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Wolffintie 34, PO Box 700 Vaasa 65101 (29) 449 8080 (6) 324 8111

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 5,000-5,999
Academic Staff 500-599
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

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

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

European University Association (EUA)

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