About TUT - Tampere University of Technology

An international scientific community

TUT is located in Tampere, the Nordic countries’ largest inland city, some 170 km north of the capital Helsinki. TUT’s campus in the suburb of Hervanta is a community of 10,500 undergraduate and postgraduate students and close to 2,000 employees. Internationality is an inherent part of all the University’s activities. Around 1,500 foreign nationals from more than 60 countries work or pursue studies at TUT.

Facts and figures

Alumni relations

Are you one of the some 20,000 alumni who have graduated from Tampere University of Technology? We acknowledge and embrace our alumni as vital stakeholders and invite all former students and employees to join our community.

Alumni relations

TUT – a foundation university

Tampere University of Technology is one of the two Finnish universities operating in the form of a foundation. The foundation model promotes the development of education and research at TUT and gives the University good prerequisites to succeed amid growing international competition. The proceeds of the 137 million euro foundation capital enable further investment in new openings in research and education as well as in the development of quality and operations management.

TUT – a foundation university

Faculties and laboratories of the TUT 2017

Biomedical Sciences and Engineering

Business and Built Environment

  • Architecture
  • Language Centre
  • Civil Engineering
  • Industrial and Information Management

Computing and Electrical Engineering

  • Electronics and Communications Engineering
  • Signal Processing
  • Electrical Energy Engineering
  • Pervasive Computing

Engineering Sciences

  • Automation and Hydraulic Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering and Industrial Systems
  • Materials Science

Natural Sciences

  • Photonics
  • Physics
  • Chemistry and Bioengineering
  • Mathematics