World-leading higher education institutions

Universities

Finland has two types of higher education institutions: universities and universities of applied sciences (UAS).
English-taught degree programmes are offered on bachelor's, master's and doctoral levels.

Universities of applied sciences offer professionally oriented higher education and have strong ties with working life and regional development.

Universities focus on scientific research and the education they provide is based on it. Doctoral programmes are offered by the universities.

Check out the university list below to see where you could be studying!

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Hanken School of Economics logo

Hanken School of Economics

  • Business, administration and law

Hanken School of Economics is a Finnish university-level business school located in Helsinki and Vaasa. It is one of the oldest leading business schools in the Nordic countries. Hanken is ranked by Financial Times and holds all three international business school accreditations (EQUIS, AACSB and AMBA).

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Humak University of Applied Sciences

  • Education
  • Health and welfare

Humak University of Applied Sciences is specializing in the development of expertise in outdoor sports and activities and youth work, work community development, entrepreneurship in cultural management and creative industries, and the interpreting sector.

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Häme University of Applied Sciences

  • Arts and humanities
  • Business, administration and law
  • Engineering, manufacturing and construction
  • Information and Communication Technologies

Häme University of Applied Sciences (HAMK) is a higher education institution known for its´ world-class education and modern learning facilities. HAMK has seven campuses located in and around the town of Hämeenlinna. HAMK has over 7000 students from over 70 countries.

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JAMK University of Applied Sciences

  • Business, administration and law
  • Engineering, manufacturing and construction
  • Health and welfare
  • Information and Communication Technologies
  • Services

JAMK University of Applied Sciences is an international higher education institution with expertise in 8 different fields of study. The facilities at JAMK combine a relaxed atmosphere with high technology. Our four campuses are small but international, like the city of Jyväskylä in Central Finland.

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Kajaani University of Applied Sciences

  • Business, administration and law
  • Services

Kajaani University of Applied Sciences is a vibrant international learning and development community in the middle of Finland. We offer 1 Master degree programme and 4 Bachelor’s degree programmes in English.