High hopes for the universities’ BioMediTech in research and treatment methods

Top-level research in biosciences and medical sciences is going from strength to strength and the development of new ambitious treatment methods is being intensified in Tampere.  A research institute in…

The application period for Exchange Studies in Spring Semester 2012 open

The application period for exchange studies at University of Tampere (UTA) in Spring Semester 2012 opened 1 September and closes 15 October 2011. Eligible to apply is a student pursuing…

Bone grows from fat – Stem cell development moving forward fast

What once sounded like a science fiction plot is just about modern fact.  The Institute of Biomedical Technology (IBT) at the University of Tampere actually grows bone inside the patient’s…

The University of Tampere welcomes 450 new international students in the autumn 2011

Student selection for the Master’s Degree Programmes starting in August/September 2011 has been finalised at the University of  Tampere (UTA). During April-May 121 new degree students were  granted the right to study….

It’s the mental equipment that counts

    A recipe for world peace – baked at 40 degrees “Talk about the knowledge society and the information society is pretty empty; if it doesn’t include a conception…

Satisfied International Students

Over 80 per cent happy to recommend the University of Tampere to their friends International students are by and large satisfied with their studies at the University of Tampere.  According…

Regional security complex in the Persian Gulf

  Fatemeh Shayan, PhD student of International Relations in the University of Tampere describes her research The Persian Gulf sub-complex is one of the most important regions in the world…

Saving the world – with peanut butter!

“Then I would like to stop hunger and poverty in the world,” so say the aspiring beauty queens. Actually, for some time now efforts have been made to do just…

The University of Tampere doing education in Vietnam

The University of Tampere is providing master’s education in public finance in Hanoi, Vietnam.  In the years to come this twp-year, made-to-order education which started up  last November may well…

Application period for incoming exchange and visiting students has started

The application period for incoming exchange and visiting students has begun. The deadline for applications is 15 May 2011. Instructions on how to apply and the application form are available…