The application period for Master's and Bachelor’s degree programmes conducted in English for the academic year 2016–2017 ended 27 January 2016. The results of the admission process have been published on the TUT Admissions website.
Mikael Hautala is known for his charity fundraising campaign “Driving to Nepal”. He has given guest lectures on the importance of entrepreneurship and dreaming out loud to first-year students at TUT.
“Dare to dream! And most importantly, tell others about your dreams. They might come true faster than you thought possible,” Hautala says.
TUT’s promotional video titled “Research is the key to the future” takes you on a breath-taking visual journey into the world of science, retracing the industrial history of Tampere and reaching for the stars to offer a glimpse into the future of scientific exploration. The video illustrates TUT’s commitment to pursue research for the benefit of people and the environment.
Did you know that Tampere is a scene for major league cricket in Finland? This year, the Tampere Cricket Club won bronze medals at the televised national indoor championship tournament in Tampere.
“More than a half of our current TCC team, comprising 24 members, either study or work at Tampere University of Technology. In fact, TUT is also an important sponsor of ours,” says the team’s former captain Zafar Ahmed, a postdoctoral researcher at TUT.
TUT offers doctoral students a high-standard, inspiring research environment, high-quality supervision and support for pursuing a postgraduate degree. Doctoral education is organized through TUT's graduate school within the framework of faculty-specific doctoral programmes.
The Student Union of TUT has various suborganizations and student clubs that focus on a certain activity. For example, there are student clubs for fishing, DJing and wine-tasting. As the student clubs are popular among both native and international students, they are a great way to get to know other students and make friends - friends who can later form the core of your professional network.
Bobin George Abraham from India studied in the Masters programme in Science and Bioengineering. He enjoyed the programme's "Learn by doing" -approach, which motivated him to continue as a researcher in the department. In Bobin's experience the doctoral studies at TUT provide academic freedom to plan your own research ideas, so the choice to start working on research was not difficult for him. Overall, TUT graduates find work in various fields, research work being just one of them.
TUT offers a comfortable study environment and a number of free-of-charge services that support studies and make everyday life easier for students. The compact campus includes excellent facilities for independent study and group work. There are, for example, a well-equipped library, several workstations and computer labs, various group and study rooms, hobby club premises and inviting cafés and restaurants on campus.
Tampere is a hub for leading-edge technology, research, education, culture, sports and business. It is one of the three most rapidly developing regions in Finland and the largest inland centre in the Nordic countries.