Research and development services

Research and development services

Research cooperation with the University of Tampere can take many forms, for instance, participating in a jointly funded research project, starting a research project in support of your own organisation, or utilising various theses and course work.

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Jointly funded research

The University's Research Services aids in planning research projects, seeking funding, contractual matters as well as any questions related to innovations and other ways of utilising research results.

If you are interested in a joint research project, you can contact either Research Services, Faculties

Faculty of Communication Sciences (COMS)

Faculty of Education (EDU)

Faculty of Management (JKK)

Faculty of Medicine and Life Sciences (MED)

Faculty of Natural Sciences (LUO)

Faculty of Social Sciences (SOC)

or the relevant Research Centre directly.

Tailored development project

A custom-made research and development project, tailored to address a specific need, begins by having a discussion on your organisation's situation and the different options for the execution of the project. You can contact the relevant Research Centre directly.

Student work

The knowledge base found at the University can also be employed by utilising various smaller projects and theses made by students. Study-related partnerships can be initiated in the following ways, for instance:


Head of Research Services Hannele Auffermann
tel. +358 40 544 1841,