Turku University of Applied Sciences offers possibilities for University of Applied Sciences education, updating of know-how in the Open University of Applied Sciences, or having a new position through continuing education. The area of influence of the University of Applied Sciences covers Southwest Finland. A majority of the students come from Southwest Finland, and also a majority of the graduated are employed in the region.
There are two kinds of higher education institutions in Finland - universities and universities of applied sciences (UAS). The mission of universities is to conduct scientific research and provide instruction and postgraduate education based on it. UAS train professionals in response to labour market needs and conduct research and development which supports instruction and promotes regional development in particular.
University of Turku – Science for Well-being in the Baltic Sea Region
The University of Turku has always had an active role in the research and cooperation in the Baltic Sea Region. The University of Turku is a founding member of the Baltic Sea Region University Network (BSRUN) as well as of the Centrum Balticum Foundation and Centre located in Turku.
Four of the higher institutes in Turku offer degrees that are located in Turku in the first joint application period.
The Letter of Intent is now being developed into concrete plans during the visit by the managements of the University of Strathclyde and their Facu
In accordance with the Letter of Intent, an investigation on the cooperation opportunities in terms of joint engineering degrees on Bachelor and Ma