Official Statistics of Finland

University education

Producer: Statistics Finland

Latest release:
Number of university degrees fell by 3 per cent from the previous year
10 May 2017
According to Statistics Finland's Education Statistics, 31,900 degrees were completed in 2016, which is 800 fewer than in the previous year. The number of lower university degrees fell most, by five per cent from the year before. The number of higher university degrees fell only a little, by under one per cent. The number of doctorate degrees and licentiate degrees completed was unchanged from the year before.

Next release:
8 May 2018

Description: The statistics on university education contain data on new students, students and attained degrees in university education leading to a degree.
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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): University education [e-publication].
ISSN=2324-0148. Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 18.3.2018].
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