Finland is one of the best kept secrets in Europe. It’s history as a battleground between the East (Russia) and West (Sweden) is evident today in everything from its unique architecture to rich cultural tradition.

Almost 30 thousand international students study in Finland each year, most from China, Russia, and Germany. Popular destinations in Finland for students are Helsinki, the capital, Tempere, the second largest metropolitan area, Turku, Oulu, Vaasa and Jyväsklä.

Read about the top five universities in Finland, all ranked within the world’s top 300:

Higher Education in Finland

  1. University of Helsinki
  2. Aalto University
  3. University of Turku
  4. University of Jyväskylä
  5. University of Eastern Finland
  6. Lappeenranta University of Technology
  7. University of Tampere
  8. University of Oulu