Internationality is one of the key areas of the university`s strategy and it has an important role in all of areas of operations; education, research and social interaction.
The University of Turku cooperates globally through numerous university networks, programmes and projects. As well as being part of some of the oldest and most prestigious networks, we actively create connections to new areas.
University belongs to the global academic community. Several research projects are made in collaboration with foreign partners and funding may also come from abroad. Research publications are mainly published in international forums.
The University also has an active role in promoting and exporting the Finnish educational expertise worldwide. The University of Turku is a co-owner of two transnational education companies: Finland University Ltd. and Nordic Institute of Dental Education.
In the campus area, you can meet students, teachers and researchers with 95 different nationalities. University students and staff have the opportunity to participate into exchange programmes and get experience on studying or working in an international environment.
The university is a socially responsible actor that emphasizes global responsibility. The aim of the new information is to advance the wellbeing of us all.
Universities interested in cooperation e.g. in mobility programmes or projects can contact the International Office.
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