A Catalyst for Social Well-being and Economy
The University of Turku is strengthening its capability to meet the region’s educational and economic needs, and its ability to respond to national and global challenges. We are building a strong culture of foresight for the benefit of society.
We highlight the significance of research and education in societal development and produce new information to support decision-making. We promote entrepreneurial thinking and activities. We educate professionals who have the desire and ability to develop society. We are a University for Entrepreneurship that is a contemporary academic and societal influencer.
Globally competitive material and intellectual innovations are created from the University's research. Our operational model is anticipatory and analyses needs and demand. We strengthen the extensive recognition of innovation potential and develop the transfer of information from the university to businesses and public services. We are a proactive reformer of societal functions.
We realise transnational education in a sustainable manner that produces additional value. We are continuously looking for new research-based products for transnational education.
We collaborate with business life and actively participate in national and international networks. The University communicates openly and interactively about new information and activities that promote well-being.