University of the Arts Helsinki: Statistics

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#2669 of 14,131 In the World
#818 of 2,785 In Europe
#14 of 36 In Finland
#3 of 8 In Helsinki
#197 of 1,051 For Music
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Quick Review

Acceptance rate
12%
Enrollment
1,935
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
www.uniarts.fi
Languages
Finnish

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate12%
Admissions RequirementsCompetitive admission
Academic CalendarSemesters
Enrollment1,935
Full time employee731
Student:staff ratio3:1

We've calculated the 12% acceptance rate for University of the Arts Helsinki 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

University of the Arts Helsinki has published 595 scientific papers with 11,137 citations received. The research profile covers a range of fields, including Liberal Arts & Social Sciences, Sociology, Psychology, Philosophy, Art & Design, Computer Science, Political Science, Law, Biology, and Engineering.

Publications
595
Citations
11,137

University of the Arts Helsinki majors

by publication & citation count

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
492 / 8,075
Sociology
343 / 5,537
Psychology
342 / 7,929
Philosophy
314 / 4,394
Art & Design
268 / 1,259
Computer Science
260 / 6,216
Political Science
259 / 3,250
Law
241 / 3,232
Biology
232 / 7,106
Engineering
229 / 3,056
Medicine
208 / 8,367
Fashion Design
204 / 858
Physics
199 / 1,784
Environmental Science
179 / 2,461
History
153 / 1,387
Literature
152 / 750
Linguistics
142 / 2,487
Education Majors
139 / 1,562
Geography and Cartography
137 / 1,500
Acoustical Engineering
134 / 880
Mathematics
127 / 2,784
Psychiatry
120 / 4,893
Neuroscience
119 / 3,829
Aesthetics
113 / 263
Social Psychology
110 / 3,576
Archaeology
110 / 1,344
Business
109 / 1,462
Music
95 / 483
Economics
93 / 1,315
Anthropology
87 / 730
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
87 / 1,294
Geology
87 / 1,362
Child Psychology
77 / 3,084
Genetics
75 / 3,762
Chemistry
72 / 3,554
Cognitive Science
66 / 1,630
Development Studies
64 / 803
Statistics
63 / 1,762
Pathology
61 / 2,093
Management
60 / 1,030

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1999 0 2
2000 1 0
2001 0 3
2002 0 2
2003 3 4
2004 5 11
2005 6 18
2006 11 41
2007 9 88
2008 14 99
2009 11 181
2010 13 189
2011 17 220
2012 13 286
2013 20 359
2014 34 424
2015 28 488
2016 30 491
2017 47 599
2018 51 727
2019 62 1040
2020 62 1558
2021 63 1848
2022 71 1796
Academic rankings

Tuition

The tuition table for University of the Arts Helsinki 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) Academic Year
Bachelor's Degree 12,000 2021-2022
Master's Degree 15,000 2021-2022
Doctoral Degree 18,000 2021-2022

The currency used in the table is Euro (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 University of the Arts Helsinki.

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 Yes Yes Yes
Biology No No No
Business No No No
Chemistry No No No
Computer Science No No No
Economics No No No
Engineering No No No
Environmental Science No No No
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences No No No
Mathematics No No No
Medicine No No No
Physics No No No
Psychology No No No
Kandidaatin tutkinto/Kandidatexamen Fine Arts
Maisterim tutkinto/Magisterexamen Dance, Fine Arts, Music, Theatre
Tohtorin tutkinto/Doktorexamen Fine Arts, Music, Theatre

University of the Arts Helsinki alumni

  1. Tarja Turunen

    Tarja Turunen
    Born in
    Finland Flag Finland
    Years
    1977-.. (age 46)
    Occupations
    composersingeropera singersongwriterpianist
    Biography

    Tarja Soile Susanna Turunen-Cabuli, known professionally as Tarja Turunen or simply Tarja, is a Finnish heavy metal singer, best known as the former lead vocalist of Nightwish. She is a soprano with a three and a half octave range.

  2. Jean Sibelius

    Jean Sibelius
    Born in
    Finland Flag Finland
    Years
    1865-1957 (aged 92)
    Enrolled in the University of the Arts Helsinki
    Studied in 1885-1889
    Occupations
    composer
    Biography

    Jean Sibelius was a Finnish composer of the late Romantic and early-modern periods. He is widely regarded as his country's greatest composer, and his music is often credited with having helped Finland develop a national identity during its struggle for independence from Russia.

  3. Tove Jansson

    Tove Jansson
    Born in
    Finland Flag Finland
    Years
    1914-2001 (aged 87)
    Enrolled in the University of the Arts Helsinki
    Studied in 1933-1937
    Occupations
    writerillustratorchildren's writercartoonistpainter
    Biography

    Tove Marika Jansson was a Swedish-speaking Finnish author, novelist, painter, illustrator and comic strip author. Brought up by artistic parents, Jansson studied art from 1930 to 1938 in Stockholm, Helsinki and Paris. Her first solo art exhibition was in 1943. At the same time, she was writing short stories and articles for publication, as well as creating the graphics for book covers and other purposes. She continued to work as an artist and a writer for the rest of her life.

  4. Saara Aalto

    Saara Aalto
    Born in
    Finland Flag Finland
    Years
    1987-.. (age 36)
    Occupations
    voice actorsinger-songwritersinger
    Biography

    Saara Sofia Aalto is a Finnish singer, songwriter, and voice actress. In 2012 she came second in the first season of The Voice of Finland.

All 100 notable alumni

University of the Arts Helsinki faculties and divisions

Academy : Fine Arts Fine Arts
Academy : Sibelius Music
Academy : Theatre Theatre

General information

Alternative names Taideyliopisto
Founded 2013
Accreditation Ministry of Education and Culture

Location and contacts

Address P.O. Box 1
Helsinki, 00097
Finland
City population 665,000

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