Abo Akademi

country rank  7
world rank  1419

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University Overview

Established in 1918, Abo Akademi (Abo Akademi University) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of Turku (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Southwest Finland. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Opetus- ja kulttuuriministeriö, Suomi (Ministry of Education and Culture, Finland), Abo Akademi (AAU) is a medium-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 8,000-8,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Abo Akademi (AAU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 100 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Name Abo Akademi University
Acronym AAU
Founded 1918
Colours Red and yellow

University Location

Address Domkyrkotorget 3
Turku (population range: 50,000-249,999)
20500 Southwest Finland
Finland
T +358 (2) 215 31
F +358 (2) 251 7553

Degree Levels & Study Areas


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
Int'l student 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office International Office, Tavastgatan 13
Turku 20500
+358

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 8,000-8,999
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Abo Akademi's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Opetus- ja kulttuuriministeriö, Suomi

Affiliations

  • European University Association (EUA)
  • Coimbra Group

Academic Structure

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Social Media

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Online Courses

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Errors and Update

Site last updated: Wednesday, 14 November 2018