Introducing Finnish universities contributing to different fields of the water sector.

Aalto University School of Science and Technology


Aalto University School of Engineering is an internationally recognized research and teaching university. The university’s water engineering research group works in four distinct water sector areas: water economy, environmentally-friendly construction/ water infrastructure, water service techniques and global water issues related to sustainable development in developing countries.

Häme University of Applied Sciences (HAMK)

Häme University of Applied Sciences (HAMK) is a multidisciplinary higher education institution situated centrally in the most populated area of southern Finland.

Lappeenranta University of Technology


Lappeenranta University of Technology brings together two complementary fields of science, technology and business. The university’s strategic competence areas are developed in the following areas: energy efficiency and energy markets, strategic business and technology, scientific computing and modeling of industrial processes, as well as expertise in Russian affairs.

Savonia University of Applied Sciences



Savonia University of Applied Sciences  is one of Finland´s biggest and most versatile universities of applied sciences. Savonia offers education in six different fields of study: business, natural resources, tourism and catering, music and dance, engineering and social and health care. Our versatile Degree Programmes offer the students the opportunity to study as a full-time student or alongside their job or flexibly in the Opean University of Applied Sciences. Savonia has campuses in Kuopio, Iisalmi and Varkaus.

SYKLI Environmental School of Finland


SYKLI offers education and training as well as consultation for water sector workers, foremen and the entrants in the field (water supply and sewerage).

Tampere University of Technology



Tampere University of Technology is an international foundation based university focusing on engineering and architecture research and education. The university combines scientific, technical and business-related research. Its strengths are interaction between basic and applied research, extensive international networks, as well as cross-technical and multi-disciplinary research projects.

University of Applied Sciences of Turku

Turku University of Applied Sciences is an inspiring community of 10,000 members- an innovative and multidisciplinary higher education institution, which creates international competitiveness and well-being for Southwest Finland.

University of Eastern Finland


The University of Eastern Finland is a multidisciplinary university, which offers teaching in more than 100 subjects. It has campuses in three Eastern Finnish cities. The areas of expertise in research are Forests and the Environment, Health and Well-being, and New Technologies.

University of Helsinki



The University of Helsinki is the oldest and largest university in Finland with the widest range of disciplines available. The University of Helsinki places heavy emphasis on high quailty teaching and research on a top international standard.

University of Oulu



The University of Oulu is an international science university which creates innovation for the future, well-being, and knowledge through multidisciplinary research and education. The University of Oulu is a multidisciplinary expert in Northerness.

 University of Turku 



The University of Turku is a highly international university, where education and research are closely intertwined.