In the menu below are six categories of links to web pages of science and research policy interest and to the websites of research institutes and universities. Other useful links are listed on this website in separate boxes titled "More information".

Information on Finnish science is available at


Academy of Fine Arts
Helsinki School of Economics
Helsinki University of Technology
Lappeenranta University of Technology
National Defence College
Sibelius Academy
Swedish School of Economics and Business Administration
Tampere University of Technology
Theatre Academy
Turku School of Economics and Business Administration
University of Art and Design 
University of Helsinki
University of Joensuu
University of Jyväskylä
University of Kuopio
University of Lapland
University of Oulu
University of Tampere
University of Turku
University of Vaasa
Åbo Akademi University

Research institutes

Agrifood Research Finland (MTT)
Centre for Metrology and Accreditation (MIKES)
City of Helsinki Urban Facts
Family Federation of Finland
Finnish Defence Forces

Finnish Forest Research Insitute (METLA)
Finland's Environmental Administration
Finnish Game and Fisheries Research Institute
Finnish Geodetic Institute
Finnish Institute of International Affairs
Finnish Institute of Marine Research (FIMR)
Finnish Institute of Occupational Health
Finnish IT Center for Science
Finnish Meteorological Institute
Geological Survey of Finland
Government Institute for Economic Research
Institute for Educational Research
National Board of Antiquities
National Consumer Research Centre
National Institute for Health and Welfare
National Research Institute of Legal Policy
National Veterinary and Food Research Institute of Finland (EVIRA)
Pellervo Economic Research Institute (PTT)
Radiation and Nuclear Safety Authority (STUK)
Research Institute for the Languages of Finland
Research Institute of the Evangelical Lutheran Church of Finland
Research Institute of the Finnish Economy (ETLA)
Technical Research Centre of Finland (VTT)
TTS Institute (Work Efficiency Institute)

Researcher networks

Barents Exchange Programme
Finnish Society for Development Studies 
Finnish Universities' Partnership for International Cooperation 
Kota Database
University Network for Communication Sciences

International science links

Center For Business and Policy Studies (SNS)
Community Research and Development Information Service (CORDIS)
EISCAT Scientific Association Tromsø
European Laboratory for Particle Physics (CERN)
European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL)
European Science Foundation (ESF)
European University Institute (EUI)
International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA)
International Union Forest Research Organisations (IUFRO)
Marie Curie Fellowship Association
NATO Security Through Science Programme
NORDUnet - Higher Education in the Nordic Countries
Research Council of Norway
Sixth Framework Programme
Swedish science websites
Swedish University Computer Network (SUNET)
Universities worldwide

Other links

Centre for International Mobility (CIMO)
Finnish Cultural Foundation
Finnish National Gallery
Finnish Science Centre Heureka
Finnish Social Science Data Archive
Finnish Work Environment Fund
Information for visiting teachers and researchers
Maj and Tor Nessling Foundation
Statistics Finland
Tekes - Finnish Funding Agency for Technology and Innovation
User's guide to online public services in Finland

Last changed 29/01/2010