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Southwest Finland's universities of applied sciences alliance

TUAS and Satakunta University of Applied Sciences (SAMK) have signed a strategic Alliance Agreement.

The purpose of the Agreement is to describe and define the main idea, goals and
modus operandi of the Southwest Finland’s Universities of Applied Sciences
Alliance.

Furthermore, the Agreement defines the main principles concerning the operations and management, the right of decision of the jointly agreed bodies, and the grounds for this right of decision.

With the Alliance Agreement no independent right of presentation or that of decision
which belong to the member institutions and which are based on legislation or on
the own regulatory basis of the institutions are passed to the Alliance.

Please find the agreement attached.