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Key figures

2014 was Aalto University’s fifth year of operations. The university progressed towards the goals listed in its strategy.

Aalto University in 2010–2014

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Key figures 2014

Degree students

10 985 (11 337) (FTE*)
Undergraduate and doctoral students: 18 943 (19 683 (individuals)
International students: 12,6% (11,6%)

Awarded degrees

Bachelors’: 1 592 (1 553)
Masters’: 1 663 (1 614)
Doctorates: 219 (229)
Average credit units per active degree student: 35 (35)

Research

Centres of excellence (Academy of Finland): 7 (7)
Academicians: 2 (1)
Academy professors: 7 (7)
Academy researchers: 34 (34)
ERC grants: 16 (13)
FiDiPro-professors and fellows (Finland Distinguished Professor Programme): 13 (14)

Personnel

Total number of personnel (31 December 2013): 4 675 (4 985)
Professors: 390 (382)
Proportion of international professors and postdocs: 20% (19%)

Funding

Total income: 389 million euros (418 million euros)
Competetive research funding: 47,6 million euros (49,2 million euros) **

The figures in brackets denote year 2013.

Schools 2014

School of Arts, Design and Architecture

Students (FTE*): 1 983 (1 968)
Doctoral degrees: 18 (17)
Masters' degrees: 268 (264)
Bachelors’ degrees: 169 (188)
Personnel: 443 (527)
Professors: 58 (64)

School of Business

Students (FTE*): 2 701 (2 805)
Doctoral degrees: 19 (20)
Masters' degrees: 410 (457)
Bachelors’ degrees: 452 (411)
Personnel: 448 (465))
Professors: 81 (73)

School of Chemical Technology

Students (FTE*): 1 033 (1 143)
Doctoral degrees: 35 (25)
Masters' degrees: 147 (136)
Bachelors’ degrees: 141 (135)
Personnel: 452 (493)
Professors: 37 (41)

School of Electrical Engineering

Students (FTE*): 1 958 (2 034)
Doctoral degrees: 49 (50)
Masters' degrees: 214 (199)
Bachelors’ degrees: 245 (219)
Personnel: 655 (677)
Professors: 54 (51)

School of Engineering

Students (FTE*): 2 452 (2 565)
Doctoral degrees: 29 (26)
Masters' degrees: 350 (317)
Bachelors’ degrees: 366 (345)
Personnel: 750 (769)
Professors: 59 (57)

School of Science

Students (FTE*): 2 180 (2 259)
Doctoral degrees: 69 (91)
Masters' degrees: 274 (241)
Bachelors’ degrees: 219 (255)
Personnel: 1 317 (1 336)
Professors: 101 (96)

*) Full time equivalent
**) Includes Academy of Finland funding, European Union Framework funding and Tekes FiDiPro Programme funding.

Annual reports

Aalto University Annual Report 2014 (updated 11 May, including the Board Report, pdf)

Previous reports

Aalto University Annual Report 2013 (pdf)
Aalto Human Resource Report 2013 (pdf)
Aalto Sustainability Report 2013 (pdf)
Aalto University Annual Report 2012 (pdf)
Aalto University Human Resource Report 2012 (pdf)
Aalto University Foundation's Board Report and Financial Statements 2011 (pdf)
Aalto University: Aalto's year 2010 in Review (pdf)
Aalto University Foundation's Board Report and Financial Statements 2010 (pdf)

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