Hanken School of Economics is a leading university with 110 years of experience in education and research in economics and business administration. Hanken has three international accreditations, which only 1 percent of business schools have achieved. We are also proud to be one of the most international universities in Finland.

Scen ur filmen BBC Aiming Higher

BBC film on social responsibility at Hanken

Hanken School of Economics has been selected as one of the 21 universities globally, and the only Nordic university, to participate in the Aiming Higher series by BBC StoryWorks. The series highlights the important role of universities in transforming societies.

Apply now to the Master’s Programme!

The application period for the Master’s Programme in English is open 1.11.2019–15.01.2020. Hanken's Master’s Programme prepares you for a career in an international environment: Hanken alumni are well-placed on the job market, holding leading positions both nationally and globally.
A group of students and teachers at Hanken
Shining light bulb with symbols related to development

Hanken signs Climate Emergency Letter

By signing the letter, an initiative started by SDG Accord, Hanken has committed to going carbon neutral by 2030 and mobilising more resources for action-oriented climate change research and skills creation.


Hankens öppettider vid jul och nyår 2019
Here is a list of Hanken's opening hours in both Vaasa and Helsinki during Christmas and New Year holidays.
Minchul Sohn står med sitt pris och blommor i händerna.
Minchul Sohn, who defended his doctoral thesis in humanitarian logistics last June, has been awarded for best doctoral dissertation by The Finnish Association of Logistics and Purchasing LOGY.
En bild på Karen Spens utmärkelsetecken Kommendörstecknet av Finlands Lejons orden i sin ask.
Rector Karen Spens is awarded with the Commander of the Order of the Lion of Finland on the Finnish Independence Day, 6 December.
En pyramidformad bild av Hankens nya modell för premiering av undervisning
Hanken has a new model for teaching awards. It is a unique comprehensive model, which is about encouraging, rewarding and acknowledging quality in teaching.