The University of Tampere is an active social partner whose roots lie in the social sciences. It is committed to promoting social justice, equality, cultural dialogue, the well-being of people throughout the world and sustainable development through all of its actions.
In the University´s operations, sustainable development refers to
1. Observing sustainable ecological, social, cultural and economic development in all actions and activities carried out at the University.
2. Ensuring that experts educated at the University are aware of local and global issues in their respective disciplines and have the tools to find solutions.