Towards a better world.
Aalto University is a multidisciplinary community of bold thinkers, where science and art meet technology and business. We are committed to identifying and solving grand societal challenges and building an innovative future.
Aalto University has six schools and its main campus Otaniemi is located in Espoo, Finland.
Aalto University has 4 000 employees, including 400 professors. More key figures of 2017.
37% of our academic staff is international. More key figures of 2017.
We have 12 000 students (FTE, full-time equivalent degree students). More key figures of 2017.
The QS 2019 Top 50 under 50 ranking listed Aalto University as #9 in the world among young universities. Read more about rankings.
Aalto University specialises in science, art, technology and business. We have improved markedly in rankings specific to these fields, and place high in well-known ranking lists.
Aalto University's campus is the home of an innovative community. By 2021, all of the university's core functions will be in Otaniemi.
Schools, departments and units
Scientific research, artistic activities and teaching are carried out at Aalto's six schools and their departments and units.
Organisation and strategy
We are a multidisciplinary and international university comprising of six schools. The university is foundation-based, and President Ilkka Niemelä is in charge of its operations.
We are committed to promoting sustainable development through research and education as well as in our campus development and other daily practices.
Aalto University was established in 2010 as three leading Finnish universities, the Helsinki School of Economics, Helsinki University of Technology and the University of Art and Design Helsinki, were merged.
Aalto University and South-Eastern Finland University of Applied Sciences engage in strategic collaborationThe objective is to increase the number of flexible study paths and to contribute to the emergence of innovations.
The exhibition will be open from 23.01.2019 (18:00) to 03.03.2019 (12:00) for everyone. To plan your visit, please mind the Dipoli opening hours.
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