Key information of 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.

Tampere University awards nearly 4,000 degrees annually. About one-third of them are awarded in technological fields and about a quarter in social sciences.

The University has over 19,000 degree students of whom

  • 9,300 study for the bachelor’s degree
  • 7,600 for the master’s degree
  • 2,400 for the doctoral degree
  • 3,000 new degree students are admitted per year

In addition, 1,400 students are training as medical specialists.

The University annually produces approximately 3,200 scientific publications. Of them, 34% represent the top or leading level and 66% the basic level.

We annually produce about 1,300 international co-authored publications and 350 publications authored in co-operation with businesses.

In 2017, the budget of the University totalled €342.6 million. The most significant sources of external research funding are the Academy of Finland, Business Finland, international enterprises, EU Framework Programmes and Finnish businesses.