University of Vaasa Rankings

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In the World#1672 of 14178
In Europe#575 of 2794
In Finland#13 of 36
In Vaasa#1 of 3

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
10%
Enrollment
5,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Languages
Finnish;English;Swedish

Publications & Citations

Publications
3,022
Citations
61,631

University of Vaasa majors

by publication count

Business
820
Computer science
494
Economics
421
Engineering
232
Psychology
184
Mathematics
172
Sociology
139
Political science
96
Environmental science
48
Materials science
30
Chemistry
26
Geography
22
Medicine
20
Art
11
Physics
11
Biology
8
Philosophy
5
History
3
Geology
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Business43715,592
Economics55811,801
Political science6852,139
Sociology7633,683
Engineering11204,430
Computer science13925,921
Psychology14914,850
Mathematics18682,058
Art21249
Environmental science2311595
Philosophy23906
Medicine28321,221
History28364
Geography310597
Physics3552102
Biology3572779
Chemistry3800557
Geology389212
Materials science3897217

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
1990315
19911425
19921519
19932560
19941867
19951778
19961778
199721103
199816100
199916124
200015119
200114178
200224262
200332245
200438419
200536598
200663674
200769957
2008851073
20091151480
2010921670
20111112070
20121102622
20131683222
20141833939
20151824244
20161914429
20172514996
20182125038
20192756859
20202968120

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate10%
Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate or certificate of secondary vocational education or Bachelor degree for master-level courses.
Academic CalendarSeptember to May (September - December; January-May)
Enrollment5,500
Full time employee550
Student:staff ratio10:1

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
Local students$500$500
International students$500$13,750

University of Vaasa 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+++
Kandidaatin tutkinto/KandidatexamenAdministration, Business Administration, Communication Studies, Industrial and Production Economics, Information Technology
Diplomi-insinööri/DiplomingenjörEngineering, Technology
Maisterim tutkinto/MagisterexamenBusiness Administration, Finance, Industrial Management, International Business, Power Engineering
Lisensiaatti/LicentiatAdministration, Arts and Humanities, Business Administration, Economics, Engineering
Tohtorin tutkinto/DoktorexamenBusiness Administration, Engineering, Social Sciences

General info

Alternative namesUVA
Vaasan yliopisto
Founded1966
WikipediaUniversity of Vaasa
AccreditationMinistry of Education and Culture
Colorswhite, yellow, gray
Academic structureSchool of Management
School of Accounting and Finance
School of Marketing and Communication
School of Technology and Innovation
Affiliations and membershipsEuropean University Association (EUA)

Location and Contacts

AddressPO Box 700
Vaasa, Ostrobothnia, 65101
Finland
City population68,000
Phone+358 (29) 449 8000
Fax+358 (6) 324 8179

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