Arcada building

Arcada is a research intensive University of Applied Sciences. Several teachers are currently doctoral candidates at different universities.

Research collaboration

Leende kvinna

The versatile and interdisciplinary research at Arcada offer companies and organizations many possibilities for collaboration.

Research Programme: AI driven Nordic Health and Welfare

Artificiell intelligens

AI driven Nordic Health and Welfare is a research programme where AI solutions are applied to social and health care within the Nordic welfare and social design framework, using a transdisciplinary and user driven approach.


Arcada mobilizes its RDI efforts to a center

Arcadas huvudingång på sommaren

Arcada brings its library services closer to the customers and ties its closer to the research at Arcada. The goal is to increase the scientific competence among students and staff. This will include the idea “a place for space”, so that everyone who is interested in research at Arcada can easily access services, support and meet up with others with the same interest.


Research Fair 2021: Arcada in the forefront

Artificiell intelligens

- Zoom
The theme for the Research fair 2021 is “Arcada in the forefront”. It is based on Arcada's strategy to put education into work for a rewarding and sustainable life. How should we, through our research, development and innovation activities, contribute to a dynamic working life and a vibrant Swedish-speaking culture in a multicultural Finland.