Tampere3 process is moving forward

Submitted on Fri, 12/16/2016 - 16:16

The Board of the TTY Foundation has stated that the Tampere3 process may continue

The University of Tampere and Tampere University of Applied Sciences are happy with the decision made by the TTY Foundation to continue the Tampere3 project and the preparation of the merger of the universities.

“It is great that we are now all in agreement that this venture is worth taking further,” says Rector Liisa Laakso from the University of Tampere.

Both Tampere University of Applied Sciences and the University of Tampere have previously stated that they want to continue building Tampere3.

“We have had an excellent cooperation and found new possibilities of developing higher education. The goals of Tampere3 are valuable for both the students and society,” says President Markku Lahtinen from TAMK.

A link to TUT’s press release