Institutions in higher education, research and innovation play a central role in the advancement of societies and economies. They foster economic growth, strengthen technological progress, and enhance job creation. In addition, higher education institutions contribute to the personal development of individuals and help educate proactive citizens in societies. To achieve the best possible results, these institutions require modern and effective management.
Graduates of the Research and Innovation in Higher Education offered by Tampere University are prepared to participate in the processes that generate agendas and policies for the advancement of research, innovation and entrepreneurship. They are equipped to work as managers, development experts, policy makers, analysts, researchers and consultants in HE, research and innovation institutions, as well as in private companies, public administration, international organisations, and NGOs. They can also continue to doctoral studies and pursue an academic career.
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- Systems in Transition
- New Public Management
- Theories of Higher Education, Research and Innovation
- Institutional Management
- Research Methods
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- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
The next application period for participation as a self-paying student will be open approximately February to May
DisciplinesEducation Educational Research View 6 other Masters in Educational Research in Finland
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Applicants must have at least a Bachelor degree issued by a higher education institution (quantified as three years of studies corresponding to 180 ECTS). If ECTS is not used in countries where the first degree was acquired: proof of a period of studies at higher education level considered comparable with a Bachelor’s degree. The decision on this will be made by the MARIHE Consortium.
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International6000 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 6000 EUR per year during 24 months.
EU/EEAFreeTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 24 months.
Living costs for Tampere
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
A substantial number of scholarships are available. With the help of the scholarship programme, Tampere University provides excellent international students with high-quality, yet affordable, education.
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Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.