Diakonia ammattikorkeakoulu

country rank  32
world rank  7153

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University Overview

Established in 1996, Diakonia ammattikorkeakoulu (Diaconia University of Applied Sciences) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the medium-sized city of Helsinki (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Uusimaa. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Pori, Pieksämäki, Turku, Oulu. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Opetus- ja kulttuuriministeriö, Suomi (Ministry of Education and Culture, Finland), Diakonia ammattikorkeakoulu (DIAK) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 3,000-3,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Lutheran religion. Diakonia ammattikorkeakoulu (DIAK) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 23 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 30-40% making this Finnish higher education organization a very selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Name Diaconia University of Applied Sciences
Acronym DIAK
Founded 1996

University Location

Address Kyläsaarenkuja 2
Helsinki (population range: 500,000-1,000,000)
00580 Uusimaa
Finland
T +358 (29) 469 6000
F +358 (9) 4780 0774
Other locations Pori, Pieksämäki, Turku, Oulu

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 entrance examinations
Admission Rate 30-40%
Admission Office Kyläsaarenkuja 2
Helsinki 00580
+358 0400 725 384

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 3,000-3,999
Academic Staff 200-299
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Other
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation Christian-Lutheran Christian-Lutheran Evangelical Lutheran Church of Finland - evl.fi

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Opetus- ja kulttuuriministeriö, Suomi

Memberships and Affiliations

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Academic Structure

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Site last updated: Monday, 14 October 2019