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07-Feb-2020 01:51

As the university was founded in 1640 by Queen Christina of Sweden (1626–1689) in Turku (Sw.

Åbo), as the Åbo Kungliga Akademi (Latin: ), the senior part of the school formed the core of the new University, while the junior year courses formed a grammar school.

It was the third university founded in the Swedish Empire, following Uppsala University and the Academia Gustaviana in Dorpat (predecessor to the University of Tartu in Estonia).

The second period of the University's history covers the period when Finland was a Grand Duchy of the Russian Empire, from 1809 to 1917.

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The Alexander University was a centre of national life that promoted the birth of an independent Finnish State and the development of Finnish identity.

, abbreviated UH) is a university located in Helsinki, Finland since 1829, but was founded in the city of Turku (in Swedish Åbo) in 1640 as the Royal Academy of Åbo, at that time part of the Swedish Empire.

It is the oldest and largest university in Finland with the widest range of disciplines available.

Around 36,500 students are currently enrolled in the degree programs of the university spread across 11 faculties and 11 research institutes.

As of August 1, 2005, the University complies with the harmonized structure of the Europe-wide Bologna Process and offers Bachelor, Master, Licenciate, and Doctoral degrees.

The Alexander University was a centre of national life that promoted the birth of an independent Finnish State and the development of Finnish identity., abbreviated UH) is a university located in Helsinki, Finland since 1829, but was founded in the city of Turku (in Swedish Åbo) in 1640 as the Royal Academy of Åbo, at that time part of the Swedish Empire.It is the oldest and largest university in Finland with the widest range of disciplines available.Around 36,500 students are currently enrolled in the degree programs of the university spread across 11 faculties and 11 research institutes.As of August 1, 2005, the University complies with the harmonized structure of the Europe-wide Bologna Process and offers Bachelor, Master, Licenciate, and Doctoral degrees.This was manifested, among other things, by international recognitions granted to its professors, such as the Fields Medal received by the mathematician Lars Ahlfors (1936), the Nobel Prize in Chemistry granted to Professor A. Virtanen (1945) and the Nobel Prize in Medicine shared by Professor Ragnar Granit (1967).