country rank  28
world rank  5314

Publish your
uniRank University Ranking

University Overview

Established in 1998, Savonia-ammattikorkeakoulu (Savonia University of Applied Sciences) is a non-profit public higher-education institution located in the urban setting of the small city of Kuopio (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Northern Savonia. This institution also has branch campuses in the following locations: Varkaus, Lisalmi. Officially recognized by the Opetus- ja kulttuuriministeriö, Suomi (Ministry of Education and Culture of Finland), Savonia-ammattikorkeakoulu (Savonia) is a medium-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 6,000-6,999 students) coeducational Finnish higher education institution. Savonia-ammattikorkeakoulu (Savonia) 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 22 years old Finnish higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 20-30% making this Finnish higher education organization a very selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. Savonia also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.

Search Engine New

University Search Engine

search the Savonia-ammattikorkeakoulu's website

University Identity

Name Savonia University of Applied Sciences
Acronym Savonia
Founded 1998
Motto Thousands of Possibilities
Colours Red, blue and yellow

University Location

Address PO Box 6
70201 Northern Savonia
Tel +358 (17) 255 6000
Fax +358 (17) 255 5014
Other locations Varkaus, Lisalmi

Study Areas and Degree Levels

Tip: search for Savonia-ammattikorkeakoulu's courses and programs with the uniRank Search Engine

Yearly Tuition Range

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

Tip: search for Savonia-ammattikorkeakoulu's tuition fees with the uniRank Search Engine

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 20-30%
Admission Office Sairaalakatu 6-8
Kuopio 70100
(17) 255 5044

Tip: search for Savonia-ammattikorkeakoulu's admission policy with the uniRank Search Engine

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 6,000-6,999
Academic Staff 200-299
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Quarters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Savonia-ammattikorkeakoulu's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported

Tip: search for Savonia-ammattikorkeakoulu's facilities and services with the uniRank Search Engine


Memberships and Affiliations

Not available; please submit a list of official affiliations and memberships to relevant associations and organizations.

Academic Structure

Not available; please submit a list of official first level academic divisions such as faculties, departments etc.

Tip: search for Savonia-ammattikorkeakoulu's faculties or academic divisions with the uniRank Search Engine

Social Media

Online Courses

iTunes U

Not reported

Open Education Global

Not reported

Tip: search for Savonia-ammattikorkeakoulu's online or distance education courses with the uniRank Search Engine

Wikipedia Article

Video Presentation

Not available; please submit an official general video presentation of this higher education institution.

Related Resources

Find out rankings and reviews of all Universities in Finland

Search for courses and scholarships with the uniRank World Universities Search Engine

Explore a list of all recognized Universities in Europe by country

Errors and Update

Site last updated: Tuesday, 2 February 2021