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At the University of Vaasa, we think out of the box in order to build a sustainable future. We challenge ourselves to observe current phenomena from new perspectives and tackle them with open minds. We have the courage to do things differently and create solutions that matter.

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Honorary doctor, MIT professor Eric von Hippel visited the University of Vaasa
Honorary doctor of the University of Vaasa, professor Eric von Hippel from MIT Sloan School of Management gave a guest...
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Selina Liang is the new Executive Director of the Sino-Finnish Research Centre for Science, Technology and Innovation
Dr Liting (Selina) Liang has been appointed as the new Executive Director of the Sino-Finnish Research Centre for...
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The University of Vaasa and Vaasan Lyseo secondary school join forces – energy-themed collaboration course kicked off
A collaboration course of the University of Vaasa and Vaasan Lyseo secondary school focusing on energy and sustainable...
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We educate responsible and internationally minded leaders and experts of tomorrow. Our graduates are innovative and open-minded trendsetters.

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Our research

Our research produces solutions that matter and that match the global challenges of the future. Faculty-specific research is complemented by our phenomenon-based research platforms, which open up our doors to the surrounding society.

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The University operates in active and responsible interaction with society – globally, nationally and locally. We produce current and high-quality research and education. We take part in renewing the society around us and work in close collaboration with companies.

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