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IT Services

On this site you will find IT instructions, IT services for new students in a nutshell, and IT Helpdesk contact information. Instructions on multifactor authentication and withdrawals from our services as well as other quick links to our important instructions have also been placed on the page.

IT instructions

This page contains the information that is available on our public website about IT services. Visit the IT Services handbook on our intranet to find more instructions. Guidance and support are limited to the most important programs and equipment under centralised maintenance by the higher education community.

IT instructions

Welcome new students!

Read our IT Services FAQ to find answers to our most commonly asked questions. More IT instructions are available on these web pages and the IT Services handbook on the intranet.

IT Services FAQ for new students

Contact information

We offer user support by email (, phone (+358 294 520 500) and live chat on weekdays 8.00-17.00 (outside term time 8.00-15.00). The chatbot is on 24/7.

Contact information

Topical issues

Mandatory Information security course 2024

A course on information security and data protection is mandatory for all users of TUNI electronic services.

Tampere Universities information security and privacy training (Moodle course) service gives information about IT related issues service informs about IT related issues, service breaks and maintenance evenings.

TUNI Virtual Desktop

The TUNI Virtual Desktop is a service that allows you to use the same software on your own computer that you have previously used on a computer in a computer class. The software is installed on a virtualisation platform to which you connect from your computer.

TUNI Virtual Desktop service