9 Top-Ranked Universities in Finland

Finland is one of the hottest destinations for international students. Which is ironic, because it has the coldest weather out there. I know, that was a terrible joke. I'll move on.

The thing is: besides the fact that the Finnish passport has a flipbook with a walking moose, Finland has some of the best and most prestigious universities in the world. Since you have so many to choose from, we could help you out and suggest the University of Helsinki, Aalto University, University of Tampere, and the University of Oulu, or let you check out the 9 below.

World university rankings take into consideration the teachers' competencies, the quality of education, and student satisfaction, as well as the international student ratio, and the number of citations their research gets. So, there's a lot of work that goes into making this university rankings list and selecting the best academic institutions Finland has to offer. Using the highest ranked universities below as a starting point, you can bet you'll stand out from other students and you'll join a fine and amazing elite who attended some of the top Finnish universities.

Top Ranked Universities on MastersPortal

Universities World University Ranking (2018) Academic Ranking of World Universities (2017)
90 56
190 401
201 -
251 401
301 301
351 401
401 -
501 -
501 -
Finland

Finland

Finland is situated in northern Europe and neighbours Sweden, Norway and Russia. For an international student Finland is both an exotic and a safe target country. Finnish society is credible: a networked and transparent open civic society, where education is always a top first priority.