Åbo Akademi University is an exchange destination in Turku, Finland. This destination is specifically for Biochemistry master students of the Faculty of Science.

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Academic calendar

Semester 1 (autumn):    End of August–Christmas

Semester 2 (spring):     January–May



Language: English, at least B2 in CEFR.

Areas of study open to exchange students

Chemistry, master Biochemistry.

Courses at Master’s level


Language of instruction

English and Swedish

More information.


Housing assistance
Estimated living costs per month

One credit (studiepoäng) is equivalent to one ECTS credit. A full-time study load for a semester is 30 credits, and 60 credits (maximum) for one academic year.

Grading scale: A- E.

Number of places available

2 places per year. Selection was not necessary in the past few years.


Åbo Akademi University welcomes incoming exchange students with a compulsory orientation course. The orientation course is mandatory for all incoming exchange students at Åbo Akademi University.

Information about the mandatory orientation course.


Winter at AA University


Any questions?

The International Exchange Officers at the Faculty of Science are Liesbeth Achterberg and Kathelijne Schoonackers.


  • Open office hours: Tuesday and Thursday from 11:00-12:00
  • Location: Minnaert building, room 1.17, Leuvenlaan 4, 3584 CE Utrecht
  • For an individual appointment and/or questions send an email to: science.internationaloffice@uu.nl
  • In case of an urgent matter, phone: 030-2537315

More information

More information about studying abroad: in Dutch and in English.