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University of Helsinki Vaasa Unit of Legal Studies

Vaasa Unit of Legal Studies

Information on the unit:

Contact information:

PO. Box 1010 (Pitkäkatu 28-30)
65101 VAASA
phone +358-(0)29-41 20371

Welcome to the Vaasa Unit of Legal Studies!


Since 1991 the Faculty of Law at University of Helsinki has maintained a bilingual program of legal study in Vaasa.

The students are able to take the Bachelor of Laws degree in Vaasa. In addition, starting from autumn 2010, the students may also take the Master of Laws degree in its entirety in Vaasa.

The instruction in Vaasa, which is located in a bilingual region on the west coast of Finland, is to equal proportions given in Finnish and Swedish.