University of Vaasa

University of Vaasa offers degree programmes in all academic levels, from Bachelor’s to Doctorate in all its faculties. We also offer six Master’s programmes in English for both international and Finnish students. In addition, there is a wide selection of courses in English for exchange students in all faculties.


University of Vaasa has a unique and beautiful maritime campus, just a walking distance away from the city centre. Foto: Mikko Lehtimäki

Education and Reseach Profile

University of Vaasa is a multidiscliplinary university, and the fields of education and research are business studies, technology, communication and administrative sciences. We offer studies for exchange students in English in all faculties, on both bachelor and master levels. The exchange students can choose courses according to their own interests and academic needs. However, in especially master level studies in most fields, the student should be a student in that specific field in order to take the courses.


The city

Vaasa is one of the westernmost cities on the coast of Finland and it is the regional capital of Ostrobothnia. Vaasa is the most energetic city of Finland, we have the highest amount of sunny days per year, and also a signifcant share of Finland’s energy technology industries is concentrated in the region. Vaasa is also a student city with approximately 12,000 students, who ensure the dynamic pulse of the city. Vaasa is situated by the sea by the Kvarken archipelago, part os UNESCO’s World Natural Heritage sites.

Av Juuli Honko
Publisert 1. nov. 2017 08:45 - Sist endret 6. nov. 2017 20:33