Michigan Tech has an exchange student agreement with Tampere University of Technology. Tampere University of Technology (TUT) conducts scientific research in technology and architecture and provides the highest education within these fields. The University operates in close collaboration with business life and other facets of society and produces high-standard services within its range of tasks.
The capital of Finland's Western Lake District, Tampere is located in the midst of a lake labyrinth - 200 lakes situated within the city limits. The city with a rich industrial heritage is a popular congress venue and an ideal holiday destination for the young and the young at heart, for families with children and for culture enthusiasts. A big city by Finnish standards, with almost 210,000 inhabitants, Tampere still manages to feel like a small town. In the centre, everything is within walking distance.