Abo Akademi University: Statistics

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#904 of 14,131 In the World
#347 of 2,785 In Europe
#7 of 36 In Finland
#2 of 3 In Turku
#254 of 1,033 For International Law
Top50% For 145 other topics
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Quick Review

Acceptance rate
10%
Enrollment
5,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
www.abo.fi
Languages
Swedish;Finnish

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate10%
Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate (ylioppi lastutkinto/studentexamen) or equivalent, and in some cases entrance examination
Academic CalendarAugust to July
Enrollment5,500

We've calculated the 10% acceptance rate for Abo Akademi University based on the ratio of admissions to applications and other circumstantial enrollment data. Treat this information as a rough guide and not as a definitive measure of your chances of admission. Different programs may have significantly varying admissions rates.

Research profile

Abo Akademi University is a world-class research university with 17,200 scientific papers published and 395,424 citations received. The research profile covers a range of fields, including Biology, Chemistry, Engineering, Physics, Organic Chemistry, Environmental Science, Liberal Arts & Social Sciences, Biochemistry, Medicine, and Computer Science.

Publications
17,200
Citations
395,424

Abo Akademi University majors

by publication & citation count

Biology
10,552 / 299,516
Chemistry
9,971 / 290,246
Engineering
8,557 / 207,106
Physics
8,240 / 203,116
Organic Chemistry
6,787 / 198,779
Environmental Science
6,728 / 154,328
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
6,675 / 102,078
Biochemistry
6,656 / 206,645
Medicine
5,439 / 152,047
Computer Science
5,426 / 116,330
Materials Science
5,239 / 142,386
Quantum and Particle physics
5,199 / 128,824
Genetics
4,732 / 155,315
Philosophy
3,652 / 48,832
Geology
3,642 / 88,082
Political Science
3,485 / 45,741
Psychology
3,419 / 79,887
Law
3,140 / 44,416
Sociology
3,118 / 48,338
Ecology
3,057 / 76,617
Chemical Engineering
2,827 / 82,749
Mathematics
2,716 / 47,773
Geography and Cartography
2,654 / 41,866
Business
2,575 / 42,986
Physical chemistry
2,302 / 64,884
Paleontology
2,289 / 55,153
Metallurgical Engineering
2,240 / 56,426
History
1,997 / 23,062
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
1,959 / 34,006
Statistics
1,895 / 37,089
Linguistics
1,862 / 27,548
Economics
1,797 / 24,631
Archaeology
1,733 / 22,145
Pathology
1,656 / 46,932
Nanotechnology
1,643 / 54,067
Optical Engineering
1,542 / 34,701
Art & Design
1,477 / 17,273
Botany
1,376 / 35,116
Psychiatry
1,360 / 41,127
Management
1,314 / 21,088

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1990 118 662
1991 118 771
1992 138 923
1993 136 862
1994 187 1032
1995 195 1376
1996 230 1435
1997 238 1558
1998 271 1706
1999 275 2206
2000 291 2739
2001 316 2970
2002 329 3527
2003 367 4439
2004 378 5010
2005 391 6092
2006 397 7414
2007 484 8452
2008 511 9514
2009 540 10763
2010 570 12768
2011 603 14804
2012 659 16940
2013 681 17908
2014 650 19011
2015 755 20227
2016 748 20276
2017 818 22318
2018 845 22318
2019 873 25968
2020 986 31053
2021 1066 38960
2022 935 37186
Academic rankings

Tuition

The tuition table for Abo Akademi University gives an overview of costs but prices are approximate and subject to change and don't include accommodation, textbooks, or living expenses. The costs of programs might differ significantly for local and international students. The only source of truth for current numbers is the university's official website.

Program Tuition Cost (EUR)
Bachelor's Degree Free
Master's Degree 13,000
Doctoral Degree Free

All costs are in Euros (EUR).

Programs and Degrees

The table below displays academic fields with programs and courses that lead to Bachelor's, Master's, and Doctorate degrees offered by Abo Akademi University.

Note that the table provides a general overview and might not cover all the specific majors available at the university. Always visit the university's website for the most up-to-date information on the programs offered.

Programs Bachelor Master Doctoral
Art & Design No No No
Biology Yes Yes Yes
Business Yes Yes Yes
Chemistry Yes Yes Yes
Computer Science Yes Yes Yes
Economics Yes Yes Yes
Engineering Yes Yes Yes
Environmental Science Yes Yes Yes
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Yes Yes Yes
Mathematics Yes Yes Yes
Medicine No No No
Physics Yes Yes Yes
Psychology Yes Yes Yes
Farmaseutti/Farmaceut Pharmacy
Kandidaatin tutkinto/Kandidatexamen Economics, Education, Fine Arts, Law, Natural Sciences, Political Sciences, Religion
Maisterim tutkinto/Magisterexamen Economics, Education, Engineering, Fine Arts, Natural Sciences, Religion
Tohtorin tutkinto/Doktorexamen Business Administration, Education, Engineering, Natural Sciences

Abo Akademi University alumni

  1. Li Andersson

    Li Andersson
    Born in
    Finland Flag Finland
    Years
    1987-.. (age 36)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Li Sigrid Andersson is a Finnish politician who has been serving as Minister of Education since 2019. The leader of the Left Alliance, she has been a Member of Parliament since 2015. She is also the city councilor of Turku and was the chair of the party's youth wing, Left Youth.

  2. Paavo Väyrynen

    Paavo Väyrynen
    Born in
    Finland Flag Finland
    Years
    1946-.. (age 77)
    Occupations
    politicianuniversity teacherdiplomat
    Biography

    Paavo Matti Väyrynen is a Finnish politician and former member of the Finnish Parliament who has represented the Seven Star Movement, the Citizen's Party and Centre Party. He is currently member of Centre Party. Väyrynen has been a member of the Finnish Parliament previously from 1970 to 1995, and again from 2007 to 2011 and has held many ministerial portfolios. He has also been a Member of the European Parliament from 1995 to 2007, and again from 2014 to 2018.

  3. Johan Vilhelm Snellman

    Johan Vilhelm Snellman
    Born in
    Sweden Flag Sweden
    Years
    1806-1881 (aged 75)
    Occupations
    writerjournalistphilosopheruniversity teacherpolitician
    Biography

    Johan Vilhelm Snellman was an influential Fennoman philosopher and Finnish statesman, ennobled in 1866. He was one of the most important 'awakeners' or promoters of Finnish nationalism, alongside Elias Lönnrot and J. L. Runeberg.

  4. Stefan Wallin

    Stefan Wallin
    Born in
    Finland Flag Finland
    Years
    1967-.. (age 56)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Stefan Erik Wallin is a Swedish-speaking Finnish politician. He was Finland's Minister of Culture and Sport in Matti Vanhanen's cabinet 2007–2011, Minister of Defence in Jyrki Katainen's cabinet 2011–2012 and a Member of Parliament 2007–2019.

All 24 notable alumni

Abo Akademi University faculties and divisions

Centre : Biotechnology Biotechnology
Faculty : Arts, Psychology and Theology Art History, Communication Disorders, Comparative Religion, English, Ethnology, Gender Studies, German, History, Nordic Studies, Psychology, Religion, Russian, Swedish, Theology
Faculty : Economics and Social Sciences Accountancy, Business Administration, Civil Law, Commercial Law, Economics, Information Sciences, International Business, International Economics, International Law, International Relations and Diplomacy, Law, Management, Maritime Law, Political Sciences, Private Law, Public Administration, Social Policy, Social Sciences, Sociology, Statistics, Women's Studies
Faculty : Education and Welfare Studies Adult Education, Developmental Psychology, Education, Home Economics, Mathematics Education, Physical Education, Preschool Education, Science Education, Special Education
Faculty : Science and Engineering Biochemistry, Cell Biology, Chemistry, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Geology, Marine Biology, Mathematics, Mineralogy, Molecular Biology, Paper Technology, Pharmacy, Physics, Software Engineering, Wood Technology
Faculty : Social Sciences, Business and Economics Accountancy, Business Computing, Commercial Law, Economics, International Law, Law, Maritime Law, Marketing, Mass Communication, Political Sciences, Public Administration, Public Law, Sociology
Institute : Human Rights Human Rights
Research Division : Social Sciences Social Sciences

General information

Alternative names AAU
Abo Akademi
Founded 1918
Accreditation Ministry of Education and Culture
Colors red, yellow

Location and contacts

Address Tuomiokirkontori 3
Turku, 20500
Finland
City population 188,000

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