The Faculty of Agriculture and Forestry conducts research for the benefit of the environment and humankind. Our research interests include, for example, nutrition, food technology, forest use and environmental science. Our goal is to employ research knowledge to enhance the sustainable use of natural resources.

Our research topics range from microbiology to rainforests. Our research is multidisciplinary, and our researchers have extensive and functional cooperation networks both within the University and with external research institutes. The research conducted at the Faculty is highly esteemed both in Finland and abroad.

Our doctoral students usually work in research groups funded by both the University and external funding providers.