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Exchange Studies at Åbo Akademi University

Are you planning an exchange period at Åbo Akademi University? On these pages you can find information about:

  • How to apply for exchange studies with us
  • The subjects we offer for exchange students
  • Housing and living in Finland
  • Orientation week and tutors
  • Information for those currently enrolled as exchange students at Åbo Akademi University
  • And lots more….

Semester dates for the academic year 2022-2023

Autumn 2022 semester

  • Orientation Week – 29.08.2022 – 02.09.2022
  • Classes begin – 05.09.2022
  • Classes end – 22.12.2022

Spring 2023 semester

  • Orientation Week – 02.01.2023 – 05.01.2023 (please note that 06.01.2023 is a public holiday in Finland)
  • Classes begin – 09.01.2023
  • Classes end – 26.05.2023


By using the 360 degree picture service offered by the city of Åbo (Turku) you can take a look at our campus area and the city, both in the summer and in the winter time.

Erasmus + Institutional Coordinator

CG SEN, Central and Latin America

Outgoing Erasmus+ students

Ms. Harriet Klåvus


+358 469216130

Bilateral agreements with Africa, Asia and Australia

Incoming students (Åbo campus)

Astrid Kalland




Bilateral agreements with North America, ISEP, BCI

Incoming students (Vasa campus)                                                                       

Katie Fagerström


+358 503106473 

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Updated 27.10.2022