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University of Eastern Finland

Location

Kuopio, Kuopio Finland

Ranking

# =535QS World University Rankings

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20Postgraduate programs

International

732International students

Scholarship

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About University of Eastern Finland

The University of Eastern Finland is the most multidisciplinary university in Finland. Our high standard of interdisciplinary research and education respond to global challenges and build a sustainable future. Our research is ranked among the best in the world in several fields. We offer education in nearly 100major subjects and we train experts for tomorrow’s changing labour market needs.

Our profile areas in research and education are:

    Ageing, lifestyles and healthEnvironmental change and sustainable use of natural resourcesCultural encounters, mobilities and borders Diversifying learning and interaction

We are a sought-after place to study, thanks to our teaching based on the latest research and our diverse academic offering, as well as our flexible study opportunities and our selection of minor subjects freely available to students. We are a pioneer of continuous learning.

Students, high-level learning processes and student well-being stand at the core of our activities. We offer our students inspiring, open and continuously evolving learning environments: comfortable facility solutions and modern digital environments support learning.

At UEF, we also have extensive international relations and are involved in several internationalnet works as our teaching and research staff, and students participate in various programs. In addition, we have concluded bilateral agreements of cooperation with approximately 100 international universities.

To find out more , please visit our  website ,  Facebook ,  Twitter ,  LinkedIn ,  Instagram  and  YouTube channel .

If you are interested in learning more about the international Master’s programmes we offer, please visit  uef.fi/masters . Links to programme-specific websites can be found from the programme list below.

About University of Eastern Finland

The University of Eastern Finland is the most multidisciplinary university in Finland. Our high standard of interdisciplinary research and education respond to global challenges and build a sustainable future. Our research is ranked among the best in the world in several fields. We offer education in nearly 100major subjects and we train experts for tomorrow’s changing labour market needs.

Our profile areas in research and education are:

    Ageing, lifestyles and healthEnvironmental change and sustainable use of natural resourcesCultural encounters, mobilities and borders Diversifying learning and interaction

We are a sought-after place to study, thanks to our teaching based on the latest research and our diverse academic offering, as well as our flexible study opportunities and our selection of minor subjects freely available to students. We are a pioneer of continuous learning.

Students, high-level learning processes and student well-being stand at the core of our activities. We offer our students inspiring, open and continuously evolving learning environments: comfortable facility solutions and modern digital environments support learning.

At UEF, we also have extensive international relations and are involved in several internationalnet works as our teaching and research staff, and students participate in various programs. In addition, we have concluded bilateral agreements of cooperation with approximately 100 international universities.

To find out more , please visit our  website ,  Facebook ,  Twitter ,  LinkedIn ,  Instagram  and  YouTube channel .

If you are interested in learning more about the international Master’s programmes we offer, please visit  uef.fi/masters . Links to programme-specific websites can be found from the programme list below.

Available programs

At University of Eastern Finland, we offer a wide variety of master’s degree programs, covering subjects such as biomedicine, linguistics, business studies and chemistry.

Entry requirements  and the  application process  vary from program to program. You can also click here, to find out the necessary entry requirements and how to apply for each specific course.

When completing your application process, make sure to also include all required documents that are listed in the application form.

Tuition fees Non-EU/EEA students are required to pay tuition fees, which can vary between 8,000€ and 15,000€, depending on which program you choose to study.If you’re an international student who’s interested in studying a postgraduate course at University of Eastern Finland, there are a number of  scholarships  available, which can either partially cover, or fully cover your tuition fees.

University information

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Tuition fee and scholarships

One of the important factors when considering a master's degree is the cost of study. Luckily, there are many options available to help students fund their master's programme. Download your copy of the Scholarship Guide to find out which scholarships from around the world could be available to you, and how to apply for them.

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Rankings & ratings

University of Eastern Finland is one of the top universities in Kuopio, Finland. It is ranked #=535 in QS World University Rankings 2025.

QS World University Rankings

  • 2012
    #302
  • 2014
    #=291
  • 2015
    #=267
  • 2016
    #347
  • 2017
    #=382
  • 2018
    #451-460
  • 2019
    #=481
  • 2020
    #498
  • 2021
    #499
  • 2022
    #521-530
  • 2023
    #551-560
  • 2024
    #=548
  • 2025
    #=535

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