The University of Tampere is a multi-discipline university known especially for its research on the society and health. The profile of the University is wide-ranging and its research crosses disciplinary boundaries. The University has developed innovative research perspectives into the various phenomena of the society, health and welfare.
The University’s researchers work in the Schools where the work has been organised in research centres and groups. In addition, several multidisciplinary research communities are active at the University. The researchers are also typically involved in national and international networks of co-operation.