Category Archives: Study

Call for Applications for Master’s Degree Programmes begins in December

The annual application round for the Master’s Degree Programmes taught in English at the University of Tampere begins on 1 December 2010. Applications for the programmes are to be submitted…

International mobility continues to increase at the University of Tampere

International mobility among students of the University of Tampere continues to increase.  At the same time there is a decrease in the overall number of incoming foreign students of higher…

Foreign university students in Finland are keen to learn Finnish

In summertime foreign university students in Finland work hard on their Finnish.  Before beginning their exchange period in Finland over 300 ERASMUS students study the rudiments of Finnish.  Moreover, 170…

Call for Applications for Master’s Degree
Programmes begins in December

The annual application round for the Master’s Degree Programmes taught in English at the University of Tampere begins on 1 December. Applications for the programmes are preprocessed by University Admissions…

New premises for the Nordic Centre
at Fudan University

In spring 2009 a ceremony was held on the main campus of the Fudan University, Shanghai for the foundation stone laying of the Nordic Centre premises.  The Centre, scheduled to…

Television professionals from Beijing
are the first in
continuing education in media management

A group of television professionals from Beijing were learning about media management in October on a course arranged by the University of Tampere. The Chinese were the first students of…

A sports academy to help unite
sport and studies

Sport academies are part of the operations of the Finnish Olympic Committee, the purpose being to help young people at the top in international sport – Olympic standard – and…

Orientation and cancer genetics

  Riina Kuuselo researches cancer cells at the Institute of Medical Technology, University of Tampere. Her forthcoming doctoral dissertation is on the genetics of pancreatic cancer. Over and above her…