Established 100 years ago, Åbo Akademi University operates currently in Turku and Vaasa. University’s leading principles include diversity, openness, courage, sustainability and participation. In its capacity as the only Swedish-speaking university in Finland, it offers a wide range of educational options. Åbo Akademi University also conducts research in many fields, and its special focus areas are minority research, drug development and diagnostics, molecular process and material technology, and the sea.

During the course of Åbo Akademi University’s first century, it has grown into an internationally acknowledged research university with a unique role as the bridge between the university communities in Finland and the other Nordic countries.

For more information, please visit Åbo Akademi University website.