Master´s studies in English
Factory Automation and Industrial Informatics
Industrial Engineering and Management
International Sales and Sourcing
Communication Systems and Networks
Metallic and Ceramic Materials
Polymers and Biomaterials
Science and Engineering
Advanced Engineering Physics
Mathematics with Applications
Theoretical Computer Science
The reason which makes international students like yourself choose Tampere University of Technology (TUT) is the university's good reputation and the high level of research and teaching. In 2015, The Times Higher Education ranked TUT among the Top 100 universities under 50 years old and described it as a rising star showing great potential. The 100 Under 50 ranking is intended to showcase "a new breed of universities that have managed to attain global preeminence in decades rather than centuries". Moreover, in 2014, based on the reviews of almost 73.000 international students, TUT won a StudyPortals Award for Outstanding International Student Satisfaction. International students were really satisfied and rated their study experience at TUT with a score of at least 9.5 out of 10.
High quality research and teaching
TUT combines a strong tradition of research in the fields of natural sciences and engineering with research related to industry and business. Particular strengths include the interaction between fundamental and applied research, broad international networks and high-quality research projects that cut across departmental and disciplinary boundaries. TUT has been collaborating with businesses and industry ever since its establishment.
Well-established master's degree programmes
You may choose from more than 20 different study options in eight different degree programmes conducted entirely in English. The teaching is based on research, both being of the highest standard. The university collaborates with 230 universities around the world and every year about 150 international degree students and 400 exchange students start their studies at TUT.
The scope of the master´s degree programmes is 120 ECTS credits, completed with two years of full-time study. All programmes comply with the national legislation governing university education and are, therefore, recognised globally. The quality assurance system of the university has been evaluated by the Finnish Higher Education Evaluation Council (FINHEEC) in 2014.
Blooming career ahead
Upon completion of the programme you will earn the degree of Master of Science in Technology or Master of Science in Architecture. As a TUT graduate you will enjoy an excellent employment rate and will be readily absorbed by industry, companies and other facets of society. This clearly demonstrates that the degrees conferred by the University are highly valued in working life worldwide. After graduation you are are also eligible to apply for doctoral studies in Finland or abroad.
Tampere is a natural choice
Finland has been ranked as the World’s Best Country and it is also in the Top 10 of most highly educated nations in the world. Finland also has one of the highest levels of gender equality and is well known for its nature and eco-friendly culture. Recently Finland ranked number one in European countries for international student satisfaction receiving praise for its high level of academics, great social life and impressive university services. Furthermore, year after year national surveys have shown that Tampere is Finland´s Most Popular Place to Live and Study. Could the conditions for getting your academic career started be any better?
For information on how to apply to our master's degree programmes, please see Applying to TUT > Master's degrees > How to apply?