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Tampere University

Tampere University is one of the most multidisciplinary universities in Finland. Almost all internationally recognised fields of study are represented at our university, which brings together research and education in technology, health and society.

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Tampere University of Applied Sciences (TAMK)

TAMK  is one of the largest and most popular universities of applied sciences in Finland. Our strengths are multidisciplinary education, creativity, and a strong international dimension.

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Free study opportunities for students arriving from Ukraine

We at Tampere Universities want to support Ukrainian students. We offer free study opportunities to students who arrive in Finland due to the humanitarian crisis caused by the war in Ukraine.

Study with us

Together Tampere University and Tampere University of Applied Sciences constitute Finland’s most international and diverse university community. The areas of focus in our education are technology, health and society. More than 30,000 students study with us each year.

Student's Guide

Student's Guide offers you study-related instructions, curricula and teaching schedules for each academic year. It works as your handbook through your journey at the university.

Research at Tampere University

At Tampere University, research on technology, health and society come together.

Research and development at TAMK

We apply the latest research into working life and solve small and large problems.

Tampere Universities magazine Unit – together for deeper knowledge

Fancy a planetary plate?

A small-scale garden, where grows different kinds of edible plants.

The majority of the world’s food is consumed in cities and the demand for food is expected to double by 2050. We need changes in food system to meet this demand.

The dilemma of the green shift

We need clean energy in the fight against global warming. At the same time we need batteries and more minerals to power them than the earth can provide.

Do I have the guts to participate?

A group of people with different emojies as their faces.

Everyone seems to agree that public debate should be improved. However, people have different views about what is wrong. Besides, everything is not terrible.

Working at Tampere Universities

Join us to pursue a meaningful career and become part of our top team of 5,100 employees, who are driving change in research and education and reshaping the future of work.


Contact us

Find contact information for Tampere University and TAMK, and get to know our campuses and Library.