University of Vaasa
The University of Vaasa is a multidisciplinary University with approximately 5000 students, and it offers degrees at all academic levels from Bachelor to Master and Doctor. Our international students, teachers and staff come from all around the world. The teaching and research activities of the University focus on business studies, administrative sciences, technology and communication studies.
The University is among the top 400 universities in the world in the Times Higher Education (THE) rankings. Our international Master’s Programmes are internationally accredited: The Master's Degree Programme in Finance, Master's Programme in Strategic Business Development and Master's Degree Programme in International Business are EFMD accredited. The EFMD accreditation is a worldwide quality label for degree programmes in the field of business studies. In the EFMD accreditation process the academic rigour, practical relevance, internationalisation, ethics and sustainability are emphasized.
The Master's Programmes in Industrial Management and Industrial Systems Analytics are ASIIN accredited. The ASIIN quality seal provides assurance that subject-specific quality standards of the academic discipline and of the profession for which that programme prepares are met at a high level.
All degrees of the University encompass business operations skills and the genuinely international atmosphere of the campus together with opportunities for student exchange give students strong abilities when entering working life. The language of instruction in all the courses offered for international students is English.
An International University
The University of Vaasa provides an international atmosphere in a beautiful maritime campus setting. Courses included in the international Master's programmes are offered for both international and Finnish students which provides an excellent opportunity to get to know the local students. The internationally mixed study groups, including international teachers, offer a great chance to learn from other students and their experiences. The University also has partner universities for student and staff exchange all around the world. Every year more than 200 students go abroad for an exchange. Similarly, around 200 international students arrive every year to complete their exchange period at the University of Vaasa.
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A closely-knit study community, well-planned teaching and efficient student services promote academic progress and completion of degrees. The University of Vaasa educates competent experts for the needs of modern working life. For more information, please visit the University of Vaasa website.