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At the University of Vaasa we challenge ourselves and our students to observe and tackle current phenomena from new perspectives and to find solutions that matter. We open our minds and our doors to the opportunities of tomorrow and bravely look to the future.

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Dissertation: Why do firms exit emerging markets? – Distance brings increasing costs
Companies from advanced economies are shifting their manufacturing operations to emerging economies to tap the low-cost...
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VEBIC's energy laboratory inaugurated – shared investment in energy research brings expertise and competitive edge to Finland
The University of Vaasa, the public sector, and local industries made a significant shared investment, amounting to...
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Dissertation: Supply chain partners can be closer than they appear by achieving common goals
According to Khuram Shahzad’s doctoral thesis, firms can attain buyer-supplier performance and common goals by using...
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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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