Research and Development
The Research and Development (R&D) activities at Novia University of Applied Sciences (UAS) support a genuine joint effort between the UAS and the regional businesses and industries. The research and development activity is being developed as a part of the Finnish innovation system through strategically chosen, long-term partners. The R&D strategy of Novia is based on the overall strategy at Novia, which gives the framework for R&D activities.
Research and Development areas within Novia University of Applied Sciences
- Sustainable Energy Technology
- Health and Living Conditions of Older Adults
- Maritime Simulation
- Culture and Entrepreneurship
The activities are coordinated by the Director of R&D in the R&D unit at Novia UAS. Every educational unit/campus has a R&D Manager, who in consultation with the Dean, coordinates the R&D activities within the different degree programmes.
The activities include research and development projects, services, investigations and consultant tasks. The research projects include national and international collaboration projects with Åbo Akademi University and other Universities/ Universities of Applied Sciences in Finland and abroad.