Operating environment

Future Manufacturing Technologies (FMT) research group's funding breakdown is as follows:

On average, 60% of the projects have been funded by the ERDF, 20% have been Interreg­projects, 10% funded by TEKES, and last 10% have been commissioned projects funded by businesses.

The ERDF funding we use is mainly granted by The Council of Oulu Region. The Nivala-Haapajärvi region NIHAK and the City of Nivala have participated substantially in the funding of our ERDF projects. A remarkable number of these projects have been applied for by The Federation of Education in Jokilaaksot and have been realized in cooperation with JEDU and FMT group.

A list of current projects, as well as those already completed, can be found in the tab Projects under the Activities section.