Aalto University a merger of three leading univerities, includes the leading faculties of technology and architecture in Finland. Otaniemi is the main campus area for Aalto's 16,000 students. Aalto University offers masters and doctoral programs and about 1200 international students study annually at the university.
Aalto University is home to the Media, Service and Design Factories focusing on industry - academia collaboration. In addition, Aalto University's Design Factory runs the Product Development Program (PDP Program) that have included international corporate participants such as Panasonic, ABB, Nokia and Ericsson.
The ME310 Program jointly run by Stanford University in the USA and Aalto University is another example of international and industry collaboration.