Tampere University of Applied Sciences


Tampere University of Applied Sciences (TAMK) is a professional higher education institution oriented towards working life and RDI co-operation. The strengths of TAMK are multidisciplinary education, creativity, and a strong international profile. TAMK places special emphasis on technology, wellbeing services, business administration, and culture.

TAMK is an ideal partner for hands-on working life skills and practical innovations. TAMK’s degrees provide professional expertise for working life, with opportunities both in Finnish and English. Besides Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees, TAMK offers a range of possibilities to update competences and expertise. Continuing education opportunities are numerous, from short specialized courses to longer MBA programmes. Since 2019, TAMK is a full member of the Tampere Universities community – together with Tampere University.

Role in the project

Tampere University of Applied Sciences will be an active partner in the Tampere Food Living Lab development together with the City of Tampere and the other Tampere FUSILLI partners. TAMK will implement innovative LL product & concept development together with the students, companies and public sector actors. Concretely the project activities such as promos, pop-up -restaurants and participatory workshops are implemented in real life environment and in TAMK Catering Studio which serves as a test bed for the LL actions. TAMK is also responsible for local project dissemination.


Mikael Lindell