Technology transfer and licensing

Aalto University files about 30 patent applications every year. Technology developed at Aalto University is used by a number of global companies.

Aalto University’s licensable patent portfolio covers five main categories:

Aalto University also provides the expertise and know-how needed to deploy its patented technologies in practice; and carries out a wide variety of joint activities with companies and other partners.

Innovation Services unit manages the university’s patent portfolio and aims to commercialize research done at Aalto. The commercialization process enables researchers and students to turn their inventions and business ideas into startup companies

Find out more about our licensable patent portfolio here (

Read also Aalto University principles for commercialization of intellectual property (pdf)

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