University of Tartu contributes to innovation in Estonian economy and beyond, bringing university research results to real applications. This is the third major pillar besides education and broadening the frontiers of knowledge - applicating the knowledge to society. Our nique strength is our uniqe expertise that involves all major categories of research - realia et naturalia, medicina, humaniora and socialia.
Knowledge implementation to economy can be divided into two categories:
Technology transfer - where existing know-how is implemented
Development cooperation - where scientist develop a specific solution for company's problem.
In reality these two exist together more or less: in technology transfer there is development cooperation and vice versa, but it all depends on particular needs and circumstances
Scientists of University of Tartu have many great ideas that are waiting to be applied in society. Contact our industrial relations managers and find out what University of Tartu can offer for your company.
Enterprise's development path often encounters barriers which can't be solved by yourself. There's a lack of skills or knowledge. Scientists of University of Tartu are offering help to solve encountered problems