The higher education system development study
Opetus- ja kulttuuriministeriö | Published June 23, 2014 - Deadline August 4, 2014
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Ministry of Education and the Ministry of Culture acquires, a study of the Finnish higher education system development needs in relation to the comparison of the relevant countries' higher education models, trends, and change in operating environment and to produce proposals for the development of the Finnish higher education system. The target is the survey focuses on the Finnish higher education system structure, performance, and social impact. The executor's task is to draw up a report, which examines the Finnish higher education and research, as well as the functioning of the higher education system in relation to international experience and implementation models. The report should be based on international and national expertise. Based on the study comes up with suggestions on how universities and colleges, consisting of higher education system must be developed in a changing business environment, and to consider different policies on the location of the areas of higher education and thus also of higher education in various operating conditions. The development proposals will need to take a stand on how universities and higher education system can be in the best possible way affect the talent to produce, research, quality and impact of the strengthening of Finland strengthened competitiveness and innovation in the overall system functionality for both internal and external cooperation (including universities, research institutes, enterprises and the third sector cooperation).