Target audience

The economy group helps the member universities improve their budget and planning functions. Our target audience includes budget and planning specialists as well as executives and economists.

Focus areas

The group focuses on development in the administration of financial affairs at Nordic universities.

  •  How can the finance department support the decisions and strategic work made by the top management in the best way possible?
  • Exchange of experiences on new efficient workflows
  • External funding
  • IT systems for ensuring effective financial administration and execution of strategy
  • Models and practices in modern financial management and leadership

Activity goals for 2017-2018

The group is planning a seminar in 2017 on the role of the economy department in developing and monitoring progress toward the university’s strategic goals.

The group also looks to establish networks across a small number of NUAS member institutions.