The University of Eastern Finland is a globally known and socially influential operator. The researchers, other experts and students of the University of Eastern Finland bring their expertise to the ecosystem following the principle of the openness and influence of science. Together with our partners, we design and implement new innovative research projects and develop training to meet the requirements of working life.
In addition to know-how, we also offer our own high-quality equipment and laboratories for cooperation.
We are involved in identifying new skill requirements and developing solutions for them.
We seek solutions to global challenges through high-level research information and education. We are a competence-based business developer and a regional partner.
Ageing, lifestyles and health are included in our research profile areas. We seek means to prevent people from becoming sick through their lifestyle choices and develop diagnostics as well as more personal and tailored forms of treatment. Our research extends from the molecule-level mechanisms of diseases to patient influence and cost-effective care. Our objective is for more and more of us to be able to lead an active life and age healthy.