University of Lapland Rankings

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In the World#1547 of 14178
In Europe#542 of 2794
In Finland#10 of 36
In Rovaniemi#1 of 2

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
15%
Enrollment
6,000
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Languages
Finnish;English

Publications & Citations

Publications
1,884
Citations
37,245

University of Lapland majors

by publication count

Political science
279
Sociology
236
Psychology
236
Computer science
209
Geography
183
Business
143
Environmental science
120
Geology
99
Biology
77
Engineering
46
Medicine
44
Economics
31
History
26
Art
15
Chemistry
14
Philosophy
9
Mathematics
6
Materials science
3
Physics
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Geography5136,355
Geology7764,438
Sociology7813,513
Political science7861,647
Environmental science9115,137
Business14301,514
Computer science14685,201
Psychology18482,800
History194016
Biology27152,243
Art28023
Economics2950144
Philosophy33581
Engineering3359192
Medicine3598513
Chemistry4027410
Mathematics450065
Physics49008
Materials science512821

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199011
199142
199212
199333
1994724
1995647
1996532
19971168
1998864
199916100
200011110
200118199
200223234
200332262
200426329
200548518
200645665
200741688
200848902
2009591236
2010541313
2011691797
20121052158
20131122558
20141472698
20151172839
20161552888
20171513107
20181373013
20191903619
20201494144

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate15%
Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate (ylioppilastutkinto) or equivalent
Academic CalendarAugust to May (August - December; January-May)
Enrollment6,000
Full time employee350
Student:staff ratio17:1

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
Local students$500$500
International students$500$500

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+++
Kandidaatin tutkinto/KandidatexamenAdministration, Fine Arts, Law, Social Sciences
Maisterim tutkinto/MagisterexamenAdministration, Design, Education, Fine Arts, Law, Social Sciences
Lisensiaatti/LicentiatAdministration, Education, Law, Social Sciences
Tohtorin tutkinto/DoktorexamenAdministration, Education, Fine Arts, Law, Social Sciences

General info

Alternative namesLapin yliopisto
Founded1979
WikipediaUniversity of Lapland
AccreditationMinistry of Education and Culture
Academic structureFaculty of Art and Design
Faculty of Education
Faculty of Law
Faculty of Social Sciences
Affiliations and membershipsEuropean University Association (EUA)

Location and Contacts

AddressYliopistonkatu 8, PO Box 122
Rovaniemi, Lapland, 96101
Finland
City population62,000
Phone+358 (16) 341 341
Fax+358 (16) 341 2207

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