Highlights and events

Here you will find information on the latest news and events of Aalto Global Engagement and internationalisation.



The Spring Forum for Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) in Finland

The Finnish National Agency for Education (Opetushallitus) and the higher education institutions (HEIs) in Finland organise an annual Spring Forum (Kv-Kevätpäivät) for international affairs.

Aalto University Dipoli building

The Scholars at Risk network protects researchers from harassment and violence

Aalto University is one of the founding members of SAR Finland, a section of SAR international established by the Finnish universities.

President Ilkka Niemelä, Aalto University

President Ilkka Niemelä appointed as Unite! Vice President

Unite! European University Alliance will strengthen its leadership with two new Vice Presidents. Aalto University is one of the nine partner universities in the alliance founded in 2019. Unite! is building a new European university model.

Unite! Steering Committee met at TU Graz

Unite! European University Alliance starts its new era advancing a digital and green Europe

Unite! has closed its pilot phase and launched the new phase to implement sustainable, concrete and beneficial outputs advancing a digital and green Europe.

People in Harald Herlin.

Unite's new Mission Statement 2030 leads the way forward for the university alliance

Unite! wants to pave the way for the excellence in research, innovation and education that is essential to meet the challenges of our time.

Rectors from three universities

KU Leuven, Aalto University and University of Helsinki join forces to boost research collaboration

New seed funding will be awarded jointly to fund up to five exploratory research projects

EU-lippuja ison rakennuksen edessä.

UNITE! network's first dialogue event at Aalto starts to pilot joint activities

The European university alliance explores new avenues for joint actions for mobility, support services and learning.


FCAI - IIT Madras Conference on Deployable AI

The Finnish Centre for AI (FCAI) and the Robert Bosch Centre for Data Science and AI (RBC-DSAI), IIT Madras are organizing a joint conference on Deployable AI during 7.3.22-10.3.22.

Sustainable Space Making Across Scales.

Food for thought – rethinking Singapore’s Hawker Centres

Singapore’s traditional open-air cooked food centres or hawker centres presented a perfect case to be explored jointly by the Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD) and Aalto University.

Starting Up Pic: Aalto University

Aalto University launches free-for-all online entrepreneurship course 'to make sure no great idea goes unpursued'

Starting Up is co-created by students and the European startup community and is a new contribution to open education by the country that brought Elements of AI to the world

Nordic AI Network

Nordic Five Tech establishes new network for artificial intelligence

The Nordic AI Network aims to make the Nordic region a global hub in AI research, education and innovation

Summer School

Aalto University and Parsons The New School pilot Fashion Studies Summer School

Summer School pilot “Fashion – Places & Spaces” held during 3-14 June 2019 in Aalto as an outcome of the developing collaboration between Aalto and Parsons School of Design.

Aalto University

Aalto University and Singapore University of Technology and Design enter broad collaboration agreement

The collaboration will increase student exchanges, boost staff and faculty mobility, and advance innovation and entrepreneurship

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