Tampere University of Applied Sciences

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NN-coordinatorPirkko Varis
tel. +358 50 329 3144
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Erasmus CodeSF TAMPERE06
Erasmus Charta29496

Brief description

Tampere University of Applied Sciences (TAMK) is an internationally oriented multidisciplinary higher education institution in the Tampere Region in Finland. It is oriented towards working life and RDI co-operation. The strengths are multidisciplinary education, creativity, and a strong international dimension.

TAMK’s educational provision focuses particularly on wellbeing and health, business, and industrial production, with special emphasis on promoting learning and creativity. TAMK offers education and related research, development and innovation services in seven fields of study. In addition to professional degree studies, there are versatile possibilities for extension studies.  TAMK also provides pedagogical qualification required of teachers in universities of applied sciences and vocational institutions.

Tampere University of Applied Sciences is one of the largest universities of applied sciences in Finland with some 10 000 students. The campuses are located in the city of Tampere as well as in three towns in the region: Ikaalinen, Mänttä-Vilppula and Virrat.