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Abo Akademi University

Abo Akademi University Tuomiokirkontori 3 Turku,
Finland View map
Finland
#541-550
Public
Very High
5,094
498
521

Undergraduate Overview

Åbo Akademi University is an internationally acknowledged research university with an extensive responsibility for providing education in Swedish in Finland. The activities cover research and education in most disciplines from the humanities, pedagogics and theology to social sciences, natural sciences and technology. The abundant supply enables multidisciplinary entities in both research and education. Åbo Akademi University has a strong position on the Finnish educational market, in the interaction with society and business life, and in international research. In various external comparisons Åbo Akademi University has been ranked among the best universities in Finland. Åbo Akademi University has determinedly developed and strengthened its role as a research university. For example, the University has three Centres of Excellence appointed by the Academy of Finland. In addition, Åbo Akademi University has four centres of excellence funded by the Åbo Akademi University Endowment. The centres of excellence have all undergone international quality assessment. In addition, The University’s dynamic and international research has brought great results. At a national level, our researchers publish the relatively largest number of international publications, and they have won international science prizes. Åbo Akademi University provides a unique environment for research and education in the historical campus areas of Åbo (Turku in Finnish), Vasa (Vaasa in Finnish) and Jakobstad (Pietarsaari in Finnish). The University also offers many cultural activities, such as student choirs, a symphony orchestra, an orchestra for students of technology etc. With its 7,000 students and 1,300 employees, Åbo Akademi University is an international, inspiring and unique university. Division for Arts, Education and Theology Faculty of Arts • Art History • Comparative Literature • Comparative Religion • English Language and Literature • Ethnology • Finnish Language • Folklore Studies • French Language and Literature • German Language and Literature • History • Musicology • Philosophy • Russian Language and Literature • Swedish Faculty of Education • Adult Education • Applied Education • Early Childhood Education • General Education • Home Economics • Pedagogics in Sloyd Education • Special Education • Subject Didactics of Languages and the Humanities • Subject Didactics of Mathematics, Sciences and Athletics • Vocational Education Faculty of Theology • Church History • Comparative Religion • Dogmatics • New Testament Exegetics • Old Testament Exegetics and Judaic Studies • Practical Theology • Theological Ethics and Philosophy of Religion Department of Psychology and Logopedics • Logopedics • Psychology Division for Social Sciences School of Business and Economics • Accounting • Economics • Information Studies • International Marketing • Organization and Management Department of Social Sciences • Caring Sciences • Developmental Psychology • Social Policy • Sociology • Women’s Studies Department of Political Science • Political Science • Political Science with Mass Communication • Public Administration Department of Law • Commercial Law • Maritime Law • Private Law • Public International Law • Public Law Division for Natural Sciences and Technology Department of Biosciences • Biochemistry • Biology • Cell Biology • Environmental and Marine Biology • Bioscience • Pharmacy Department of Information Technologies • Computer Engineering •...

University Highlights

Total students - 5,094

51%
49%

International students - 521

10%
90%

Total faculty staff - 498

85
413

Total students - 5,094

51%
49%

International students - 521

10%
90%

Total faculty staff - 498

413
85
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