Master Programs in Finland

Find 86 Top Masters Programs in Finland 2018/2019

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If you’re interested in taking a Masters degree in Northern Europe, then Finland is absolutely a Nordic country to consider. Finland is an EU member country and also has close ties to its Scandinavian neighbors, Sweden and Norway. Finland has one of the highest living standards and quality of life in the world, and this dynamic country also has one of the highest graduation rates of all countries. All this makes the perfect environment for a Master in Finland.

There are many opportunities to pursue a Master in Finland in universities and polytechnics, including subjects such as Business, Economics, Communication, Engineering, Finance, Environmental Science and more. For a Master in Finland, students can choose a major and minor subject of study, and will also take courses in general studies and communication, completing their Master in Finland program with a Master’s thesis.  Students pursuing a Master in Finland have the flexibility of full-time, part-time, and distance learning options.

Don’t hesitate to explore the educational opportunities offered by this exciting Nordic country. Start your search now by browsing through the list below!

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Master's Degree in International Business

Kajaani University of Applied Sciences
Campus Part time 2 years August 2019 Finland Kajaani

The English-taught Master's Degree at Kajaani University of Applied Sciences is a multidisciplinary degree that welcomes graduates with at least a Bachelor's (first cycle) degree qualification. The Master´s Degree in International Business is aimed at staff of growth and internationalisation oriented organisations, or organisations that already engage in international operations or at persons seeking employment in such organisations. The degree’s learning objectives and contents focus on strategic management, research and development methods, global economic issues, international business and the use of new technologies in business. [+]

The English-taught Master's Degree at Kajaani University of Applied Sciences is a multidisciplinary degree that welcomes graduates with at least a Bachelor's (first cycle) degree qualification.

The Master´s Degree in International Business is aimed at staff of growth and internationalisation oriented organisations, or organisations that already engage in international operations or at persons seeking employment in such organisations. The degree’s learning objectives and contents focus on strategic management, research and development methods, global economic issues, international business and the use of new technologies in business.

The degree is a Master’s level (second-cycle) qualification of 90 credits in total. It takes approximately two years to complete. The degree consists of blended studies accomplished while working. All of the course assignments and the research-based development assignment (Master’s thesis) are completed on behalf of the organisation that has commissioned them. Contact weeks are arranged once in a semester and otherwise, the studies are available online.... [-]


Master in Photonics

University of Eastern Finland
Campus Full time 2 years August 2019 Finland Joensuu

Master's Degree Programme in Photonics is a two-year programme taught in English at the Institute of Photonics, University of Eastern Finland, Joensuu, Finland. Master's degree in Photonics offers outstanding skills needed in international careers in optics, photonics, and related fields. [+]

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Master's Degree Programme in Photonics is a two-year programme taught in English at the Institute of Photonics, University of Eastern Finland, Joensuu, Finland. Master's degree in Photonics offers outstanding skills needed in international careers in optics, photonics, and related fields. The programme covers all important aspects from theory to practical work in laboratories with world-class facilities. The education is based on high-quality photonics research in the department. Our graduates find work as technology specialists, researchers, and project managers in the development organizations and R&D departments of the photonics industry.

A generous scholarship scheme is offered to those students who are required to pay tuition.... [-]


Master's Degree in Education Entrepreneurship

Oulu University of Applied Sciences (OAMK)
Online & Campus Combined Full time Finland Oulu

The Master’s Degree Program in Education Entrepreneurship is offered by the Oulu University of Applied Sciences in Finland. The program bridges the fields of education, entrepreneurship, design, and innovation. [+]

The Master’s Degree Program in Education Entrepreneurship is offered by the Oulu University of Applied Sciences in Finland. The program bridges the fields of education, entrepreneurship, design, and innovation. It focuses on a hands-on approach to supporting new innovations in education such as building education technology startups or social impact initiatives, and leading innovation in educational organizations and companies.

Participation in the program will support professionals to access opportunities and networks in the global education innovation community (pedagogical and business). The cohort is expected to be interdisciplinary and international with the program completed in a collaborative and working-life focused learning environment.... [-]


Master in Economics

University of Helsinki
Campus Full time 2 years August 2019 Finland Helsinki

Master’s Program in Economics at the University of Helsinki provides demanding, high-quality education in the field of economics. Oriented towards social sciences, the two study tracks of the program prepare students for demanding expert occupations or equip them with the capability to pursue a Doctoral Degree in Economics. Graduates of the programme are hard currency in the labor market. [+]

Demanding, high-quality education in economics

Master’s Program in Economics at the University of Helsinki provides demanding, high-quality education in the field of economics. Oriented towards social sciences, the two study tracks of the program prepare students for demanding expert occupations or equip them with the capability to pursue a Doctoral Degree in Economics. Graduates of the program are hard currency in the labor market.

Goal of the pro­gram

This program prepares you for a career as an economist in business, financial markets, and the public sector. Upon completing the program you will be awarded the Master of Social Sciences degree, having demonstrated that you have developed many skills needed in your future career:... [-]


Master's Degree Programme in Social Exclusion

Åbo Akademi
Campus Full time 2 years August 2019 Finland Vaasa

This programme stems from the need to recognize the multidisciplinary nature of social exclusion. It takes seriously the need to provide analytical tools for critically reflecting on our social and cultural futures from a larger perspective based in the humanities, and anchored in subjects such as History, Ethics, Philosophy, The study of Religion, Gender Studies, Theology and Minority studies. The programme taps into a set of topical global issues and brings to the surface relevant factors and dimensions that underlie the process of social exclusion; values, ideas, beliefs, trends, ideologies, practices in combination with the individual and social agency, capabilities and power. The skillset provided by this programme is useful both for students seeking a career in a range of organisations and for those who are aiming for a career in research. [+]

Duration: 120 credits, 2 years of full-time study

Degree awarded: Master of Arts, Master of Theology

Annual intake: 20

Tuition fee: 10 000 € for students from non-EU/EEA countries

Contact: socialex@abo.fi

In the midst of the growing diversity and complexity of today’s rapidly changing world, people suffering from poverty, deprivation of legal rights, and cultural and social isolation has become a growing global concern. These issues are examples of a phenomenon termed social exclusion; a complex condition that extends beyond economic disadvantage and poverty. It is a multifaceted process through which people lose political, legal, and social agency, and through which they are stigmatized or discriminated against. Social exclusion is therefore closely linked to culture and history, how we interact and make boundaries, how we think about society, what we take to be true, and how we envision a good world.... [-]


Master Degree in Advanced Spectroscopy in Chemistry (Erasmus Mundus Joint)

University of Lille
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Finland Helsinki

Join a network of 5 universities, 12 research and industrial partners, with a strong international alumni community ! The ASC network aims at preparing students to become experts and develop international skills towards professional industrial careers in the spectroscopic characterization of matter and/or doctoral studies. [+]

The ASC Master’s Course is jointly operated by the following universities (the ASC consortium):

University Alma Mater of Bologna, Italy; University of Helsinki, Finland; Jagiellonian University of Krakow, Poland; University of Leipzig, Germany; University Lille1, France (Coordinating institution) OBJECTIVE

The ASC network aims at preparing students to become experts and develop international skills towards professional industrial careers in the spectroscopic characterization of matter and/or doctoral studies.

The ASC program has reached a high level of harmonization, with a single Master program scheme applicable at each partner institution and thus yielding to a better integration into the European scheme.... [-]


Master's Programme in Business Analytics

Lappeenranta University of Technology
Campus Full time 2 years August 2019 Finland Lappeenranta

The Master's Programme in Business Analytics is a modern multi-disciplinary engineering programme that is designed to provide graduates with a wide variety of hands-on business analytics skills that are extremely sought-after in the industry today. [+]

The Master's Programme in Business Analytics is a modern multi-disciplinary engineering programme that is designed to provide graduates with a wide variety of hands-on business analytics skills that are extremely sought-after in the industry today.

Students finishing the programme successfully will be in high demand and have access to interesting positions in business and industry.

The programme focuses on transferring both theoretical knowledge and technical skills in relevant business analytics methods, including data analytics, modelling, simulation, and multiple-criteria decision-making methods, and practical know-how on the use of the methods on real-world data in a real-world business or industrial context. The software and tools applied during the course are standard in the industry.... [-]


Master in Industrial Digitalisation

University of Vaasa
Campus Full time 2 years August 2019 Finland Vaasa

Interested in machine learning or smart and embedded systems? Do you know of the roles of wireless communication in the internet of things (IoT)? [+]

We are in the era of life digitalisation. Digitalisation basically means the utilisation of recent advanced information, communication, and computing technologies to enhance the efficiency, performance, usability, and operability of systems as well as creating new useful services.

Master’s Programme in Industrial Digitalisation is an application-oriented programme, covering topics like telecommunications, embedded systems, intelligent robotics, evolutionary computing, machine learning and automation. All courses and seminars are given by our internationally distinguished and experienced staff. The aim of the programme is to educate qualified Masters of Science with a specialisation mainly in the distributed energy production information systems.... [-]


Master's Degree Program in Photonics

University of Eastern Finland - Institute of Photonics
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Finland Joensuu

Master's Degree Program in Photonics is a two-year program taught in English at the Institute of Photonics, University of Eastern Finland, Joensuu, Finland. Master's degree in photonics gives students good expertise to modern optics and photonics at both theoretical and experimental level. [+]

Master's Degree Program in Photonics is a two-year program taught in English at the Institute of Photonics, University of Eastern Finland, Joensuu, Finland. Master's degree in photonics gives students good expertise to modern optics and photonics at both theoretical and experimental level. Our graduates find work as technology specialists, researchers, and project managers in the development organisations and R&D departments of photonics industry.

The Master of Science (M.Sc.) in Photonics is a two year full time study program. Master's degree consists of 120 ECTS credits of studies in one main subject, photonics. One ECTS credit corresponds to 25-30 hours of work.

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Master in Maritime Management

Satakunta University of Applied Sciences
Online & Campus Combined Part time Finland Pori

Maritime Management is a Master’s degree program for sea captains and marine engineering professionals who want to deepen their managerial expertise. [+]

Master's Degree60 ECTS36 IntakeMaster of Marine TechnologyMaster of Engineering Apply at studyinfo.fiYou have to fill in the application form at Studyinfo during the application period:Master of Marine Technology and Master of Engineering

Eligibility

The Master’s degree program in Maritime Management is designed for students who have Bachelor’s degree (at least 240 ECTS credits) education compliant with the management level requirements for deck officers or engine officers by IMO STCW and a minimum of at least three years of work experience within the marine field.

Entrance Exam

Applicants should note the following:

The entrance examination is compulsory; other entrance examinations will not be considered. It is not possible to change the exam venue or time. The entrance examination will contain a multiple-choice test and an interview. Information on the exam material will be available to all eligible applicants in the beginning of October 2017. ... [-]

Master's Degree Program in Human-Technology Interaction, M.Sc.

University of Tampere
Campus Full time 2 years August 2019 Finland Tampere

Be one of the people who design the future of human-technology interaction. [+]

Apply between 4 December 2018 and 23 January 2019

Degree: Master of Science Duration: 2 years Extent: 120 ECTS Start date: August 2018 Tuition fee for non-EU/EEA students: 12 000 € / year

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As technology plays an increasing role in our daily life, it is important to have professionals who have a deep understanding of how to develop the most user-friendly and engaging methods to interact with a wide variety of technological devices. This master program is offered in collaboration between the University of Tampere (UTA) and the Tampere University of Technology (TUT). Students can deepen their knowledge in course units that cover a wide range of topics from user experience and emotions to an innovative use of facial behavior like gaze and expressions, touch, speech, and human physiology in user interfaces.... [-]


Master for Research Chemists

University of Eastern Finland Department of Chemistry
Campus Full time 2 years August 2019 Finland Joensuu

The programme is focused on researcher training in order to meet the ever-growing need for top quality researchers. The programme also serves as an... [+]

Master for Research Chemists

The programme is focused on researcher training in order to meet the ever-growing need for top quality researchers. The programme also serves as an excellent stepping stone for PhD studies.

Who should apply?

Graduates who are seeking challenges in the field of chemistry research and who hold a Bachelor’s degree in chemistry or chemical engineering.

Course structure and curriculum

The International Master’s Degree Programme for Research Chemists is comprised of 120 credits, which can be completed in two years. The studies include compulsory and elective modules that may vary according to the students’ interests and major subjects. The major subject can be chosen from four principle categories: Inorganic Chemistry, Materials Chemistry, Organic Chemistry and Physical Chemistry.... [-]


Master's Degree Programme in Digital Health

Savonia University of Applied Sciences
Online Part time 2 - 3 years August 2019 Finland Kuopio Ekenäs + 1 more

Digitalisation challenges social and health care activities as well as the way of thinking. A new approach to social and healthcare services means that the client/patient receives all information about him or her and is equally involved in the decision-making about his or her own care. [+]

Study objectives

Digitalisation challenges social and health care activities as well as the way of thinking. A new approach to social and healthcare services means that the client/patient receives all information about him or her and is equally involved in the decision-making about his or her own care. Digitalisation does not, however, develop by itself but it requires multidisciplinary expertise to achieve commitment to change in the working life and to promote digitalisation actively. Digitalisation also offers possibilities for business intelligence. Health services in all EU countries have been available since the beginning of 2014, and digitalisation is introduced to add value to the cross-border services. The Master’s Degree in Digital Health provide the graduates with skills needed for innovative development of digital social and healthcare services, service production, expert organisation management and for the development of service quality and management. The studies also prepare the students for planning, implementing and evaluating the social welfare and health care reform in different operational environments.... [-]


Master in Marketing

University of Oulu
Campus Full time 2 years August 2019 Finland Oulu

Marketing practice has a strategic nature and hence marketing education gives you capabilities to succeed in strategic management also at international level. Our professional focus lies in customer and network relationship management, but marketing education in the Oulu Business School equips you also with abilities to enter into doctoral education and to apply scientific knowledge in the practice of marketing at any organization. [+]

Master in Marketing

Marketing as research at the Oulu Business School studies markets, including the exchange of value, long-term customer and partner relationships, and factors influencing the functioning of markets. Marketing education develops your expertise in the fundamentals of marketing, such as campaign design or branding. Moreover, you can familiarize yourself with organizational buying behavior, logistics and digitalization of business within changing global markets.

Marketing practice has a strategic nature and hence marketing education gives you capabilities to succeed in strategic management also at international level. Our professional focus lies in customer and network relationship management, but marketing education in the Oulu Business School equips you also with abilities to enter into doctoral education and to apply scientific knowledge in the practice of marketing at any organization.... [-]


Master in Linguistic Sciences

University of Eastern Finland Philosophical Faculty
Campus Full time 2 years August 2019 Finland Joensuu

This Master’s degree programme (MDP), taught entirely in English, seeks to provide an opportunity to study language, linguistics, language technology. [+]

Master of Linguistic Sciences

This Master’s degree programme (MDP), taught entirely in English, seeks to provide an opportunity to study language, linguistics, language technology and translation from a variety of perspectives. The degree consists of coursework, workshops, book examinations, seminars and a research thesis (MA thesis). The programme consists of three thematic sub-programmes with overlapping basic components followed by field-specific special training. These sub-programmes are:

Linguistics and Language Technology Sociolinguistics: Language Contacts and Language Policy Translation Studies and Translation Technology

Linguistics and Language Technology

The MA students from the Linguistics and Language Technology sub-programme have the necessary academic skills, theoretical knowledge and other capacities to enable them to continue their studies in PhD programs in either Linguistics or Language Technology, or to be able to work as specialists in non-academic jobs requiring intensive and extensive knowledge in linguistics and/or language technology.... [-]