For international staff
We are humble people, but dare to say we have one of the most advanced education systems in the world.
The Nordic values of equality and co-operation are rooted deeply into our society.
With high investments in R&D, a strong innovation culture, open data and advanced state of digitalization, we are a nation of innovation and entrepreneurship.
Gender equality, flexibility and low hierarchy are at the core of our Nordic working environment.
We are one of the world’s most reliable and stable nations with low levels of corruption and high level of social security, and safety.
Having four distinct seasons, clean air and thousands of lakes, we take good care of our unique environment.
Finnish language is known to be a bit on the complicated side, but don’t worry, we Finns are fluent in English, and have an international mindset.
We have wide and reliable transport networks, with Helsinki airport serving over 100 direct destinations.
Having social networks helps you feel at home! Aalto University organises many events and other possibilities for international staff and their families to meet and mingle and thus hopefully settle in smoothly. Some examples are Aalto Club and Experiencing Finland event. In addition, we have collected tips and links for you to find the most suitable information.