Seinäjoki University of Applied Sciences

Seinäjoki University of Applied Sciences is a multidisciplinary institution of higher education and an efficient actor in education and research, development and innovation (RDI) in the region of South Ostrobothnia in West Finland.
The number of full-time students is 4800 and academic and other staff members 350. Seinäjoki University of Applied Sciences has 19 Bachelor and 8 Master degree programmes. Three degree programmes are totally taught in English (International Business, Nursing and Master’s Degree in International Business Management). Also, double degree  programmes are available in the fields of technology and business.
Child-Up research team is based at the School of Health Care and Social Work. The school is well-known for its dynamic engagement in a variety of activities promoting research,  development and innovation (RDI activity). The RDI is carried out in co-operation with enterprises and organizations, other educational institutions and research institutions nationwide and internationally.


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Maiju Kinossalo
Project Manager

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Tiina Tiilikka
Principal Investigator

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Henna Jousmäki
RDI Expert, Researcher

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