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CEMIS - the Centre for Measurement and Information Systems is a contract-based joint centre of the Universities of Oulu and Jyväskylä, Kajaani University of Applied Sciences, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland Ltd. and CSC - IT Centre for Science Ltd. CEMIS specialises in research and training in the field of measurement and information systems.


Our focus is to develop measurement and information system competence in nationally significant application areas such as the bio economy, the mining industry, sports and well-being, and game and simulator technology. CEMIS employs over 100 measurement and information system experts. The centre’s annual funding is approximately 10 million euros.


CEMIS’ vision is to be an attractive international partner in cooperation in developing new metrological and information systems expertise.


CEMIS' mission is to produce top class experts, new technology and new business for companies developing and using measurement and information systems by offering research and development services and university education in an innovative and international environment. For students aiming to work as experts CEMIS offers a motivating educational environment and an innovative and international working environment to researchers and experts who wish to develop themselves