Tampere University of Technology, University of Tampere, and Tampere University of Applied Sciences have joined forces in order to develop a new kind of mode of operation in the Finnish higher education. The Tampere3 process will establish an inspiring and globally attractive environment for research and learning. Tampere, Swedish Tammerfors, city, southwestern Finland. It is located on an isthmus traversed by the Tammer Rapids between Lakes Näsi and Pyhä, northwest of Helsinki. Tampere is Finland’s second largest city and both an educational and an industrial centre. Tampere Tourism: TripAdvisor has 23, reviews of Tampere Hotels, Attractions, and Restaurants making it your best Tampere resource.