University of Vaasa

At the University of Vaasa, you can study administrative sciences, languages and communication, economics and technology. The University is focused on internationalisation and business. It educates responsible pioneers: leaders and experts that will create a better world and solve society’s challenges.

Vaasan yliopisto.

The international study environment combines people and ideas from all over the world. The University of Vaasa has strong connections with the outside world and there are numerous exchange student places from which to choose. The University’s mother tongue is Finnish but it is also possible to study in Swedish, English and German.

The University of Vaasa has 5,000 students and 500 employees. The University is located in Palosaari, right next to Vaasa city centre. Palosaari is a pleasant area with excellent services, sports facilities and a large amount of student accommodation.

All of the University’s buildings are close to each other on the combined campus. The University of Vaasa’s campus area is arguably Finland’s most beautiful: it opens onto a wide seascape of islands and skerries, making the campus a unique place.

Ensisijainen logo_fi-eng_RGBAt the centre of the campus is the science library, Tritonia, which is shared by all of the higher education institutions in Vaasa. The other higher education units are also close by. If you would like to complete part of your studies at one of them, distance is not a barrier: all of the study sites are a stone’s throw away.