For students

Circular economy 2.0 (Kiertotalous 2.0) is a project learning environment at TUAS and it is specialised in developing circular economy business models. It provides a chance for student to develop their knowledge in projects with companies.

Circular economy 2.0 is for you, if you

• study in university in any field

• are interested in circular economy

• don’t fear challenging yourself

Circular economy 2.0 (Kiertotalous 2.0) is a project learning environment at TUAS and it is specialised in developing circular economy business models. It provides a chance for student to develop their knowledge in projects with companies.

Circular economy 2.0 for dummies

10–15 person groups formed of students work with companies of other projects. The team is lead by the Circular Business Models research group. If you are interested in joining Circular economy 2.0 contact us!

Deepen your knowledge

You can also learn in other ways than just sitting in lectures. By doing yourself and solving problems you will learn much more than just reading theory from books. Circular economy 2.0 offers many possibilities to improve and deepen your knowledge. You can join courses, projects, innovation camps or hackathons. It is also possible to join us as a trainee. We also offer thesis subjects and research work provided by our cooperative companies.

Innovation camps and hackathons

Student experiences

Circular economy 2.0 has gathered a lot of students from different backgrounds to work together. Read their stories here!

My REHA experience: a guide for sustainable travel for students and staffs

Caroline is a third year business and administrations student from France. She took part in a Research Hatchery project, the task of which was to provide a guide for sustainable travel for students and staff.

My experience of the RuisH2Ock event

I am a fourth year energy and environmental technology student. I took part in the RuisH2Ock event hosted by Turku University of Applied Sciences. I had a great opportunity to collaborate with TUAS and Solar Water Solutions where I am currently working.

University student in Circular economy 2.0

Eerika worked as an intern in the Telaketju project. Read about Eerika's experiences in Circular economy 2.0.

An intern's experience at TUAS

Maeza worked as a trainee at Resource-efficient Business Research Group at TUAS for the summer 2015.

Research hatchery

As a student, you can also join a research hatchery in which student teams work with different assignments. International students are welcome to take part in research hatcheries as well.