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Tampere University

Location: Tampere, Finland
WebsiteTampere University (see info for exchange students)
Language of instruction: First language of instruction is Finnish, but most departments have courses taught in English
Terms: Autumn semester (late August-December) and Spring semester (January-May)


  • The most popular multidisciplinary university in Finland – six faculties and 15,000 degree students
  • Multifaceted research and education on society and health
  • Tampere, the third largest city in Finland (220 000 inhabitants) located 1,5 h from Helsinki, is frequently voted the best Finnish city in terms of quality of life

Area of study

  • Social Sciences
  • Communication Sciences
  • Natural Sciences
  • Education
  • Management

Exchange credit history

See the exchange credit history listing of courses that have been previously evaluated from Tampere University. Note that this is a guide only, and not a guarantee that your courses would be evaluated in the same way.


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