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University of Turku
Finnish: Turun yliopisto
Swedish: Åbo universitet
Latin: Universitas Aboensis
Vapaan kansan lahja vapaalle tieteelle[1]
Motto in English
The gift of a free nation to free science
TypePublic University
RectorJukka Kola
Administrative staff
Doctoral students
AffiliationsCoimbra Group, UArctic
WebsiteOfficial Website (in English)

The University of Turku (Finnish: Turun yliopisto, in Swedish: Åbo universitet, shortened UTU), located in Turku in southwestern Finland, is the third largest university in the country as measured by student enrollment, after the University of Helsinki and Tampere University. It is a multidisciplinary university with eight faculties. It was established in 1920 and also has facilities at Rauma, Pori, Kevo and Seili. The university is a member of the Coimbra Group and the European Campus of City-Universities (EC2U).[3]

  1. ^ "Academic Traditions since 1640".
  2. ^ "Turun yliopiston avaintiedot (In Finnish)". Retrieved 27 April 2022.
  3. ^ "About EC2U". EC2U. Retrieved 2022-11-14.

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