University of Eastern Finland Rankings

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In the World#787 of 14178
In Europe#295 of 2794
In Finland#7 of 36
In Joensuu#1 of 2
In Environmental science#295 of 6,085

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
21%
Enrollment
15,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
uef.fi
Languages
Finnish;English

Publications & Citations

Publications
21,549
Citations
647,095

University of Eastern Finland majors

by publication count

Medicine
6,551
Biology
3,270
Chemistry
2,300
Psychology
1,478
Computer science
1,131
Materials science
1,123
Environmental science
1,016
Business
569
Mathematics
547
Sociology
527
Political science
420
Geography
348
Physics
337
Engineering
223
Economics
193
History
76
Geology
54
Art
47
Philosophy
41

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Environmental science34024,604
Medicine352216,396
Biology439181,246
Psychology56638,584
Business6538,259
Geography6684,137
Chemistry67163,548
Sociology7533,786
Political science7531,799
Computer science95713,758
Materials science104716,160
Economics11542,506
Mathematics11656,672
Art126045
Engineering13073,072
Physics13983,267
History146840
Geology1740511
Philosophy176119

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
1990101555
1991111792
19921231000
19931141094
1994891490
19951101828
19961082289
19971122845
1998933340
1999864026
2000864626
2001875324
2002615548
2003715898
2004786576
2005896996
20061067413
20071308123
20081578886
20091939947
201078111163
2011124316186
2012141423558
2013151332083
2014168341122
2015175948511
2016189054762
2017193463508
2018195462080
2019205675078
2020208583729

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate21%
Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate (ylioppilastutkinto) or equivalent, and entrance examination. Applicants not fluent in Finnish need to have good skills in English verified by an internationally recognised language proficiency test.
Academic CalendarAugust to July (September - December; January-May)
Enrollment15,500
Full time employee2,077
Student:staff ratio7:1

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
Local students$500$500
International students$500$8,750

University of Eastern Finland has financial aid programs.

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities+++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences+++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics+++
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine+++
Engineering | IT
Maths | Natural Sciences+++
Farmaseutti/FarmaceutPharmacy
Kandidaatin tutkinto/KandidatexamenApplied Physics, Biology, Biomedicine, Business Administration, Chemistry, Economics, Education, English, Environmental Studies, Finnish, Forestry, Geography, German, Health Administration, History, Linguistics, Mathematics and Computer Science, Nursing, Physics, Psychology, Public Health, Russian, Social Sciences, Social Work, Swedish, Theology
Oikeusnotaari/RättsnotarieLaw
Hammaslääketieteen lisensiaatti/Odontologie licentiatDentistry
Lääketieteen lisensiaatti/Medicine licentiatMedicine
Maisterim tutkinto/MagisterexamenApplied Physics, Biology, Biomedicine, Business Administration, Chemistry, Economics, Education, English, Environmental Studies, Finnish, Forestry, Geography, German, Health Administration, History, Linguistics, Mathematics and Computer Science, Nursing, Physics, Psychology, Public Health, Russian, Social Sciences, Social Work, Swedish, Theology
Proviisori/ProvisorPharmacy
Lisensiaatti/LicentiatArts and Humanities, Business Administration, Education, Environmental Studies, Forestry, Health Sciences, Law, Mathematics and Computer Science, Natural Sciences, Pharmacy, Social Sciences, Theology
Tohtorin tutkinto/DoktorexamenArts and Humanities, Business Administration, Dentistry, Education, Environmental Studies, Forestry, Health Sciences, Information Technology, Law, Mathematics and Computer Science, Medicine, Natural Sciences, Pharmacy, Social Sciences, Theology

General info

Alternative namesUEF
Itä-Suomen yliopisto
Founded2010
WikipediaUniversity of Eastern Finland
AccreditationMinistry of Education and Culture
Academic structurePhilosophical Faculty
Faculty of Health Sciences
Faculty of Science and Forestry
Faculty of Social Sciences
Affiliations and membershipsEuropean University Association (EUA)
FinlandUniversity (FinUni)

Location and Contacts

AddressYliopistokatu 2
Joensuu, North Karelia, 80101
Finland
City population76,000
Phone+358 (294) 45 1111
Fax+358 (13) 318 039

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