The Jönköping School of Engineering is one of four schools which form Jönköping University. The School of Engineering was formally established in 1994 but has a history that dates back to 1975. As of today (2006) about 2.500 students attend the school. Jönköping University has about 11.500 students. It is the third largest such school in Sweden. The school is also a member of the CDIO Initiative, which is an innovative educational framework to conceive and develop a new vision of engineering education and for producing the next generation of engineering leaders. The pioneer institution in this collaborative effort was MIT in Boston.