TUAS has a unique international Bachelor’s Program in ICT, which specializes in Cyber Security. The program takes place in Salo IoT Campus, an innovation hub that is home to over 70 technology companies and start-ups.
Turku University of Applied Sciences (TUAS) is an innovative and multidisciplinary higher education institution. TUAS has campuses both in the cities of Turku and Salo. Studies at TUAS are working life oriented, combining theoretical studies with professional skills.
Through Edunation, it is possible to apply to the Bachelor’s Program in Information and Communications Technology (ICT). The degree is very attractive for students who want to become the cyber security experts of tomorrow. This is a unique program designed together with Edunation – therefore we can offer prospective students a streamlined and fast admission to the program.
Currently and in the near future there will be a great need for ICT experts in Finland. The Salo area, where the TUAS campus is located, is full of technology companies that are looking for ICT students for trainee projects and intenships. All students in the Bachelor’s Program in ICT will be introduced to these companies from the very beginning of their studies. As the studies commence, ICT students will have a competitive edge in the Finnish labor market and increase chances at being employed after graduation.
At TUAS, all teaching is based on Innovation Pedagogy. This is a learning and teaching method developed at TUAS to answer the needs of working life. Students are encouraged to pursue cross-field studies and acquire entrepreneurial mindset. All TUAS students take part in practical, real-life projects with companies.
In the field of applied science research, TUAS tops the list in Finland. They have a vast array of Research, Development and Innovation (RDI) services that are tailored to benefit the working life. TUAS partners in around 200 RDI projects every year. Students are an essential part of the RDI activities at TUAS.
FINEEC (Finnish Education Evaluation Centre) has awarded the institution with a quality label. The quality system of Turku University of Applied Sciences fulfills the national criteria set for the quality management of higher education institutions, and corresponds to the European quality assurance principles and recommendations for higher education institutions.
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