Tuition Fees

According to the Finnish Parliament decision, Finnish universities have introduced tuition fees in 2017 for non-EU/EEA students. At the University of Vaasa tuition fees vary from 10,000 to 12,000 euros per academic year, and are billed to degree students in international Master’s degree programmes. The fees only apply to new students who start their studies in Master's degree programmes in August 2017 or after that.

Tuition fees per academic year are:

Master's Degree Programme in Finance

12 000 €

Master's Degree Programme in International Business

12 000 €

Master's Programme in Strategic Business Development

12 000 €

Master’s Programme in Industrial Digitalisation

10 000 €

Master's Programme in Industrial Management

10 000 €

Master's Programme in Industrial Systems Analytics

10 000 €


You will not need to pay tuition fee if you:

  • are EU/EEA citizen or their family member
  • are equivalent to EU/EEA citizen (i.e. citizen of Switzerland)
  • are residing in Finland on a permanent basis
  • have an EU Blue Card

For further information, please see Studyinfo.fi - Am I required to pay tuition fees?

Students are required to pay tuition fees unless they meet the criteria above and provide documentation of it. It is the student's responsibility to provide the University with the necessary documentation.

The fees are not applicable to exchange or doctoral students.