The Student Union of Tampere University gave its comments to the Tampere University for the request for an opinion of the Ministry of Education and Culture. The case related to the extension of the technical education responsibility at the University of Turku in the field of the machinery and materials engineering industry. The opinion request was sent to all Technical Universities in Finland.
- The extension of the University network need to ensure high quality education and research. Structures, actions and resources must be adequate.
- Universities must have the opportunity to build their own profiles, which have also focus in academic education and autonomy.
- We want the universities to work in close cooperation, which is being promoted long-term.
- The wishes of the universities in the region are heard to contribute their goals.
The full statement is behind the link, but only in Finnish.
We are sorry that the statement is only in Finnish. Comments were given to the University of Tampere.