Research profile

The Kokkola University Consortium Chydenius undertakes research in the fields of applied chemistry, information technology, social work, business studies, education, and health sciences. This is made possible through intensive regional, national and international networking, and can take the form of basic, applied or developmental research or consultancy. In accordance with the aims laid down for a university consortium, the knowledge and expertise generated by this research is employed primarily within the consortium’s own teaching; especially our multidisciplinary postgraduate teaching, and in the context of regional development. This research work takes place almost exclusively on the strength of external resources.