Aalto university gets you more than a degree
Do you want to make an impact? How would you like to code the next video game hit, conquer the market with your innovation, take your science project to an international fair, or better the world with your development project?
At Aalto University, you have the freedom to succeed. Our university is a community of over 20 000 ambitious thinkers – a meeting point of science, arts, and business. Emphasizing the cross-disciplinary studies, we help you discover your lasting strengths in a changing world.
Freedom to Choose
Aalto University degrees get you going for a successful career. On our Mikkeli campus, you can study a Bachelor's degree in International Business in English. In Helsinki and on the adjacent Otaniemi campus, Master’s and Doctoral Programs draw talented academics from all over the world. Students get hefty discounts in transport, lodging, and dining. Except for the joint programs, Aalto University charges no tuition fees.
Freedom to Do
From the beginning of your studies you will get to participate in interesting projects and hone your practical skills. The blossoming startup scene and initiatives like Aalto Design Factory help our students generate real businesses out of their dreams and ideas. Under the tutelage of several distinguished scholars, you can also enter the realm of research and strive for the best.
Freedom to Move
Aalto University has extensive partnerships with over 400 universities worldwide. For example, the School of Business has exchange programs with some of the best business schools in the world. International doctoral and post-doc researchers, teachers and summer schools are a strong testimony to our opportunities.
Key Figures of Success
Welcome to Aalto University!
Ten fingers not needed for fast typing
The number of fingers does not determine typing speed, new study shows.
RT @riikkava: "In the real world we pay with real money. In online world you pay with privacy." -@mikko #aaltokyber
Defence of dissertation in the field of industrial engineering and management, Jarkko Leppälä
Systematic Risk Management on Farms
Defence of dissertation in the field of theoretical and computational physics, Ari Ojanperä, M.Sc.
Simulating excited-state processes in nanostructures using time-dependent density functional theory-based Ehrenfest dynamics
Rat Relay – problem solving through a 48-hour global relay
Members of the Aalto Design Factory network were presumably the first people ever to test teaching product development in a 48-hour global relay.
After doctoral dissertation
Farhan Malik found direction for his career with the support of Aalto's mentoring programme and Tapio Keränen.
Quality in photographic art
The study deals with technical and artistic quality in photographic art and asks, how can we define quality.