TAMK is characterized by its diversity and multidisciplinary education. In all our education and development projects, competences in different fields are boldly and creatively combined

Tampere University of Applied Sciences is one of the largest universities of applied sciences (UAS) in Finland.

According to the  legislation on universities of applied sciences , the main task of a UAS is to provide higher education leading to professional expertise for working life. In addition, a university of applied sciences should support economic and cultural development in its region by conducting applied research and development, and by carrying out and promoting artistic pursuits.

TAMK's educational provision focuses particularly on wellbeing and health, business, and industrial production, with special emphasis on promoting learning and creativity.