University of Tampere (UTA) is a leading university in Finland with round 15,000 enrolled student and 2000 staff. The origins of the University in its forerunner, the Civic College, have endowed it with a singularly clear and extensive mission to serve society. The University of Tampere is Finland ‘s biggest provider of higher education in the field of social sciences and the accompanying administrative sciences.
In its teaching and research the University takes a critical approach to phenomena in society. Its experts engage in the societal debate both through their publications and through the mass media; their opinions are sought after and their words carry weight in discussion and decision-making.
The University offers a wide range of research and expert services to both private companies and public bodies.
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Areas of organisational competence and expertise in TH research and practice, Entrepreneurial university, innovation studies, regional studies