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Coronavirus situation at the University of Eastern Finland

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Seizing a sustainable future


Our scientific community and UEF in international rankings




Degree students


Adult education students


QS World University Rankings (2019)


Times Higher Education World University Rankings (2019)


Academic Ranking of World Universities, ARWU (2019)

Work at UEF

Kuvituskuva, kuvassa muki, jossa teksti Thirsty for knowledge

Open positions

The university’s success calls for successful recruitment. We offer our teachers and researchers a clear, goal-oriented and incentivised career model.
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Guide for international staff

In this guide you learn all the essentials about UEF and working here.
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Workplace well-being

The university’s staff and students are its most important assets. We are an academic community characterised by well-being. We offer also many benefits for our staff.
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Life in Finland

UEF lähettiläs UEFin yhteiskäyttöön tarkoitettujen polkupyörien luona

Sustainable development

Coming for a visit?

Joensuu campus.

Joensuu Campus

The Joensuu Campus is compact and easy to access. The campus is located right by the city centre, making it easy to pop out to run errands even during the day.
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Kuopio Campus

The Kuopio Campus is located in beautiful surroundings, right by a lake at the Savilahti area. The city centre is only a short walk away from the campus.
University Facilities

Facilities of the university

Our both campuses host several multipurpose rentable facilities.

UEF’s organisation

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Jukka Mönkkönen

Rehtori, Rector


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Tapio Määttä

Academic Rector


Tuomo Meriläinen



UEF’s contact information