Key Facts in 2017

Faculties
Faculty of Communication Sciences (COMS)
Faculty of Education (EDU)
Faculty of Management (JKK)
Faculty of Medicine and Life Sciences (MED)
Faculty of Natural Sciences (LUO)
Faculty of Social Sciences (SOC)

Independent Institutes
Language Centre
Library
Laboratory Services
Finnish Social Science Data Archive

Students
Degree students on 31 December 2017
In Bachelor’s and Master’s degree programmes 11,877
International degree students 480
Tampere3 cross-institutional students 784
Doctoral students 1,519
Specialising physicians and dentists 1,333

Applicants
(regular and separate admissions combined) 18,233

Non-degree students
Open University 5,162
Extension studies 2,515

Staff
(person-years) 1,970
Researchers and instructors 1,287
Professors and research directors in this group 241
Other staff 883

Degrees
Bachelor’s degrees awarded 1,038
Master’s degrees awarded 1,255
Doctoral degrees awarded 107

Centres of Excellence in Research
2012–2017 History of Society: Rethinking Finland 1400–2000
2014–2019 FinMIT, Centre of Excellence in Research on Mitochondria, Metabolism and Disease
2012–2017 The Finnish Centre of Excellence in Russian Studies – Choices of Russian Modernisation (A Centre of Excellence at the University of Helsinki in which the University of Tampere participates)
2014–2019 Centre of Excellence on the Relational and Territorial Politics of Bordering, Identities, and Transnationalization (A Centre of Excellence at the University of Oulu in which the University of Tampere participates)

Facilities
(floor-area in m2) 126,866

Total funding
(in EUR millions) 188
Core Government funding under the Universities Act 109
External funding 71

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