What is Finland University – Building 21st century skills through education and research

Finland University combines the power of leading Finnish research universities: the universities of Eastern Finland, Tampere, Turku, and Åbo Akademi, each in the top 2% of global university rankings. Together the universities have 78 500 full-time degree students and 900 professors.

Finland University is a global education partner for institutions – public and private organisations with demanding staff development and education needs, and ambitious individual students.

We offer the degree programmes and professional development courses of our member universities to institutions and individuals worldwide.

Through Finland University, organisations gain access to world-class research-based education that can be tailored to fit the specific needs of every client to build 21st-century skills. We deliver educational programmes worldwide and collaborate with major universities. Our institutional clients include universities, government and private organizations, foundations, and international organisations.

For students we offer more than 65 Master’s degree programmes taught in English. The degree programmes are delivered by the member universities who also manage the university specific admission and scholarship programmes. All our education builds on latest research and many programmes employ multi- or interdisciplinary approach. A Master’s degree from one of the member universities opens career opportunities in Finland and worldwide.

Åbo Akademi University

ÅAU is an international university in Finland; nearly one fifth of the students are international under- and postgraduate students.


University of Eastern Finland

Multidisciplinarity and state-of-the-smart thinking are at the heart of the approach of the University of Eastern Finland, with campuses located in Joensuu and Kuopio.


Tampere University

Focusing on multifaceted research and education on society and health. The faculty has social mission of educating visionaries who understand the world and change it.


University of Turku

The graduates of UTU are creative experts and future visionaries who reach beyond the traditional discipline borders.