News & Events

News

Increasing cooperation with India

21. October 2014

The goal is to extend contacts in education, training, and research, and open up new business opportunities.

Cooperation

New members for the Millennium Prize Selection Committee

20. October 2014

Appointments made at the proposal of Aalto University.

Research, Cooperation, Other

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World's top experts set to meet at the Academic Summit 16.11-20.11.14

20. October 2014

How does research lead to innovation and economic growth? At the event top names from academia and the business world.

Cooperation

Make entrepreneurship part of your life at university and beyond

16. October 2014

Students interested in entrepreneurship are well-catered for at Aalto University.

Studies

Honorary Doctorate awarded at Ceremonial Conferment

14. October 2014

Hans Niemantsverdriet from Holland was awarded an honorary doctorate at a joint ceremonial conferment of Doctoral Degrees.

Honored

Keijo Nikoskinen named Dean of the School of Electrical Engineering

14. October 2014

Professor Keijo Nikoskinen (b. 1962) has been appointed to the post of Dean of the School of Electrical Engineering.

Other

Aalto University-launched brain stimulation company lists on the stock exchange

13. October 2014

Medical device developed by Nexstim achieves very promising results for stroke patient rehabilitation

Research

Aalto University Magazine 11 published

13. October 2014

The latest Aalto Magazine examines how the university is implementing its statutory task to “educate students to serve the nation and humanity.”

Other

Founder of a research based company receives the Alumnus of the Year 2014 award

9. October 2014

Founder of BlueFors Cryogenics, Dr. Rob Blaauwgeers is the first Alumnus of the Year of the School of Science ever.

Honored

Aalto University takes sustainable development expertise to China

9. October 2014

The goal is to achieve new partnerships and business activities in China.

Cooperation

Better and less expensive LED lights

8. October 2014

The researchers at Aalto University are looking for better materials and more efficient production methods for Nobel Prize-winning LED lights.

Research

Aalto University visibly present at Frankfurt Book Fair

7. October 2014

Teaching innovations, graphic expertise, spatial design, art and literature.

Cooperation

Researchers prefer citing researchers of good reputation

7. October 2014

If a scientist has a good reputation among his colleagues, other scientists are more likely to cite his publications.

Research

Catalyst could help bleach pulp in seconds

7. October 2014

In addition to time, a promising invention in the field of chemical technology could also save energy and chemicals.

Research

Aalto EE offers executive education in Iran

7. October 2014

First globally accredited Executive MBA programme launched in Iran

Studies, Cooperation

80 years of Ceremonial Conferments of Doctoral Degrees in the field of technology

6. October 2014

The Aalto University schools of technology will hold a second joint Ceremonial Conferment of Doctoral Degrees in Otaniemi on 10 October 2014.

Other

The CEMS MIM programme is the world's fifth-best master's degree programme in management

6. October 2014

This year, the CEMS MIM programme bagged fifth place in the Financial Times' (FT) international ranking list for master's degree programmes.

Studies

The Energy Garage is open for business!

3. October 2014

The Energy Garage is open to everyone, regardless of their degree programme or academic background.

Studies, Cooperation

Improvement in the Times Higher Education ranking

2. October 2014

Aalto has been ranked in the top 100 universities for engineering and technology subjects.

Other

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Designer fascinated by birch fibre

2. October 2014

Eveliina Netti used Ioncell developed at Aalto University to make a bow tie and handkerchief for men who appreciate ecology and a playful style.

Research

Aalto Shop is now open

30. September 2014

In the new online shop you will find a wide variety of Aalto University products and Aalto ARTS Books.

Other

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Yrjö Sotamaa receives a Chinese Friendship Award

29. September 2014

Professor Emeritus Yrjö Sotamaa has received today the Chinese Government Friendship Award from the Chinese Vice Premier Ma Kai.

Honored

A little piece of Silicon Valley arrives in Otaniemi

26. September 2014

‘The best experience ever!’ Is the collective opinion of a group of students when asked about their recent participation in the Summer School.

Studies, Cooperation

Surprising popularity for MOOC programming course

25. September 2014

A record 2600 students registered for Aalto's MOOC online course in programming.

Studies

Success for Aalto in EU funding

25. September 2014

Aalto University received approximately EUR 76 million in research funding distributed by EU's 7th Framework Programme.

Research

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