Yrkeshögskolan Novia

country rank  26
world rank  5163

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University Overview

Founded in 1996, Yrkeshögskolan Novia (Novia University of Applied Sciences) is a higher education institution located in the large town of Vaasa (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Ostrobothnia. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Opetus- ja kulttuuriministeriö, Suomi (Ministry of Education and Culture, Finland), Yrkeshögskolan Novia (SYH) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 3,000-3,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Yrkeshögskolan Novia (SYH) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor 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.

University Identity

Name Novia University of Applied Sciences
Acronym SYH
Founded 1996

University Location

Address PO Box 6
Vaasa (population range: 50,000-249,999)
65201 Ostrobothnia
T +358 (2) 432 3127
F +358 (2) 432 3111

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

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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 Not reported
Admission Office PO Box 6
Vaasa 65201

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 3,000-3,999
Academic Staff 300-399
Control Type Not reported
Entity Type Not reported
Academic Calendar Not reported
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

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


Institutional Accreditation

Opetus- ja kulttuuriministeriö, Suomi

Memberships and Affiliations

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Academic Structure

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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Wednesday, 8 May 2019