The University of Vaasa educates responsible leaders and experts for the needs of the future. The education and research that the University provides is wide ranging, spanning from business studies, administration, and technology, to languages and communication. The university produces scientific knowledge of high international quality. The strength of UWASA is the community spirit, which promotes multidisciplinary studies and research. The campus is located on the western coast of Finland, and offers a modern study environment for 5000 students on the shore of the beautiful archipelago.

The faculty of Business Studies is one of the largest in its sector in Finland. Internationality is visible in the constantly increasing number of international students and staff. Achieving EPAS quality accreditation indicated that the university’s educational programmes are of a high international standard. The quality of education has been one of the guiding values and succes factors of the faculty. Our key areas of research have been internationally awarded.

Text extracted from the official website of the university in July 2016.
Photo taken by Christian Bertell in July 2006, (Public Domain)