Category Archives: University of Tampere

The University of Tampere is Finland’s first
Fair Trade University

In October the University of Tampere became the first Fair Trade University in Finland.  This title can be conferred upon a university which commits itself to making its procurements more…

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…

Two million downloads for
University of Tampere net publications

Doctoral dissertations accomplished at the University of Tampere, other publications and master’s theses have been downloaded from the net over two million times. The University has engaged in the net…