UEF

We are one of the largest universities in Finland. Our research is ranked among the best in the world in several fields. We seek solutions to global challenges through multidisciplinary research and education. Our impact is the result of a high standard of research and high-level education. In collaboration with various actors, we generate new knowledge and expertise, as well as innovations based on them.

“Interdisciplinary is not something we do.
It’s who we are.”

UEF
JOENSUU
KUOPIO
4
Faculties

Philosophical Faculty

Joensuu

Faculty of Science
and Forestry

Joensuu | Kuopio

Faculty of Health Sciences

Kuopio

Faculty of Social Sciences
and Business Studies

Joensuu | Kuopio

15,500

Degree students

15,400

Adult education students

2,500

Staff members

13

Fields of study

100

Major subjects /
degree programmes

3,015

Degrees awarded,
including 163 doctoral
degrees (2017)

1,700

International exchange
and degree students every year

2,300

Peer-reviewed publications
(2017)

€ 236

million overall funding

#54

Times Higher Education
Young University
Rankings (2017)

300

Ranked in the top 300
universities in the world
in several fields

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