On 1 January 2019, Tampere University of Technology and the University of Tampere merged to create the new multidisciplinary Tampere University. The university is Finland’s second largest. The foundation-based university also became the majority shareholder of Tampere University of Applied Sciences. This new higher education community in Tampere will be made up of 30,000
Four universities from Canada, India, Nigeria and Thailand are set to join the World Technology Universities Network today at the WTUN Congress in Chennai, India.
Delegates from 30 world universities and 20 other institutions travelled from Europe, Africa, Asia, Australia, and North and South America, together with leaders of major organisations and industry to the second World Technology Universities Congress hosted in Bradford in August 2017.
Professor Brian Cantor looks at the need for a World Technology Universities Network.
Representatives from universities and other major organisations will converge on the University of Bradford next month for the first World Technology Universities Congress.