Lapin yliopisto

country rank  19
world rank  3730

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University Overview

Established in 1979, Lapin yliopisto (University of Lapland) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the medium-sized town of Rovaniemi (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), Lapland. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Opetus- ja kulttuuriministeriö, Suomi (Ministry of Education and Culture, Finland), Lapin yliopisto is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 4,000-4,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Lapin yliopisto 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 40 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 10-20% making this Finnish higher education organization a most selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Name University of Lapland
Acronym
Founded 1979

University Location

Address Yliopistonkatu 8, PO Box 122
Rovaniemi (population range: 10,000-49,999)
96101 Lapland
Finland
T +358 (16) 341 341
F +358 (16) 341 2207

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
International
students
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 10-20%
Admission Office Yliopistonkatu 8
Rovaniemi 96300
+358 (16) 341 341

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 4,000-4,999
Academic Staff 500-599
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Lapin yliopisto's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Opetus- ja kulttuuriministeriö, Suomi


Year of first Accreditation

1979

Memberships and Affiliations

  • European University Association (EUA)

Academic Structure


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Site last updated: Wednesday, 8 May 2019