University ranking. University of Turku ranks second in the national rating of Finland. University of Turku is considered to be one of the most prestigious universities on the planet, securing the place in the top 5% of the world’s best universities. It is famous for: «Arts and Humanities», «Life Sciences and Medicine», «Natural Science», «Social Sciences and Management». The university is famous for its high education quality ranking in the top 300 in the international rating. International employers prefer the students from UTU as the university boasts very low graduate unemployment rates.
Application process and the cost of tuition. The main criterion for admission is examination results. University of Turku is one of the most selective universities in the world, accepting 1 out of 5 students who submitted the aplication. The university shares the popular system in Finland that divides the academic year into semesters. Studying bachelor’s at UTU is relatively inexpensive - only 1,000 USD per year. In order to obtain a master’s degree the student must spend about 13,841 USD per year. Here you can choose from a wide array of full-time programs, however the students are not limited to them as the university also offers online courses and programs. On the official website (http://www.utu.fi) of the university you can find a more accurate information regarding the tuition fees of different programs.
The composition of the university. University of Turku is average in terms of student capacity, teaching the maximum of 13 thousand students. The admission committee accepts the applications from foreign citizens. The university has about 5% of foreign students. To ensure that the quality of education stays high the university has an academic staff consisting of more than 1500 specialists. Foreign specialists are the majority of the academic staff. The university participates in a variety of international exchange programs between students and academic staff. The university is present on social media: Twitter, Facebook, Linkedin, so if you want to know more about its daily happenings and events this is the place to go.
Infrastructure of UTU. The university has a dedicated library.
Master (citizens) Check the current price on the official website of the university
Doctorate (citizens) Check the current price on the official website of the university
Bachelor (foreigners) Check the current price on the official website of the university
Master (foreigners) Check the current price on the official website of the university
from 8,421 USD/year.
to 12,632 USD/year.
Doctorate (foreigners) Check the current price on the official website of the university
|Living expenses||$612 -1,235 USD/month|
|Admission||Based on entrance examinations|
|Gender limitation||No limits|
Vapaan kansan lahja vapaalle tieteelle
• Opetus- ja kulttuuriministeriö, Suomi
• European University Association (EUA)
• Coimbra Group
|Quality of teaching||71|
|Ranking in world by sphere|
|Arts and Humanities||275|
|Life Sciences and Medicine||203|
|Social Sciences and Management||241|
|UniPage World University Ranking||262|
|QS World University Rankings||234|
|ARWU Academic Ranking||301|
|Expenses - USD/Month||Min.||Med.|
|Communications and utilities||58||79|
|Sports and leisure||35||120|
|Accommodation in Turku||USD/Month|
|Shared room outside of centre||232|
|Shared room in city centre||293|
|1 bedroom apartment outside of centre||444|
|1 bedroom apartment in city centre||551|
|English||University of Turku|
|Spanish||Universidad de Turku|
|French||Université de Turku|
|Portuguese||Universidade de Turku|
|cy||Prifysgol Turku, Ffindir|
|it||Università di Turku|
|ca||Universitat de Turku|
|nl||Universiteit van Turku|
|pl||Uniwersytet w Turku|
|ro||Universitatea din Turku|
|el||Πανεπιστήμιο του Τουρκού|
|sr||Универзитет у Туркуу|
|cs||Univerzita v Turku|
|tl||Unibersidad ng Turku|
|yo||University of Turku|