ERIC Number: ED247794
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: 0
Higher Education and Research in Finland.
Ministry of Education, Helsinki (Finland).
Higher education and research in Finland are discussed, with attention to Finnish society, the general structure of the Finnish education system, the higher education system, and scientific research. Specific concerns include the following: the social system, the demographic and economic structure, the comprehensive school, secondary education and vocational education, adult education, central educational administration, higher education administration, the quantitative and regional framework of the higher education system, higher education resources, the teaching staff, the degree system, postgraduate education, supplementary education, summer universities, the open university, student selection, student organizations, and student life (e.g., financial aid, health care, accommodations). Research considerations include science administration, science policy, the position of the higher education institutions in research and development work, and activities supporting research. (SW)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Ministry of Education, Helsinki (Finland).