Aalto University School of Arts, Design and Architecture offers doctoral studies in the fields of architecture, art, design, media, film and scenography.
The normative time to take the degree for full-time doctoral students is four years.
Annually more than 15 Doctors of Arts and one or two Doctors of Science (Architecture) are graduating. Aalto University's research information portal gives information about doctoral students and their research projects. You can also find dissertations through Aaltodoc publication archive.
Annual application period is in March for studies starting in September. See more about the application procedure in the link below.
Embodied Design Research Group studies embodied design as a design agenda. Current computing systems treat human beings mostly as connected minds, quite completely disregarding our bodily engagement with the world. Embodied design embraces the human body as a central resource for action, communication, and play.
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The main purpose of doctoral education at the Aalto Doctoral Programme in Arts, Design and Architecture is to teach the doctoral candidate to create new knowledge via scentific and artistic methods and theories. Admission to the Aalto Doctoral Programme in Arts, Design and Architecture is organized annually in March for studies starting in September.
Department of Media Research Blog
The posts in the blog advertise and document monthly activities and events related to research and the doctoral studies program in the Department of Media in Aalto University, School of Arts, Design and Architecture. The pages provide information about ongoing seminars, courses, bibliographies and more.