Doctoral education

Doctoral education networks

Aalto University is actively networking nationally and internationally and the faculty professors have excellent individual contacts worldwide. This provides the doctoral students various possibilities to get contacts and peer support. The university has several international thematic doctoral programmes running under the six Aalto doctoral programmes. The university also offers the doctoral students the possibility for individual international co-supervision under Cotutelle agreement with partner universities.
Aalto ELEC Project Gala 8.12.2016

Aalto University is involved in several international networks. The prime networks enhancing doctoral mobility are Nordic Five Tech and Cluster. These networks have general framework agreements for doctoral collaboration:

The university also participates EUA Council for Doctoral Education in order to follow and contribute to the European level discussion and policy praparation.

National doctoral education networks offer paricipating universities a framework for educational collaboration. The networks organize joint seminars, courses, summer schools and events as well as promote networking and increase peer support among students.

Aalto University coordinates the following national networks:

Aalto University is a partner in the following networks:

Doctoral programmes

Our six doctoral programmes offer high quality doctoral education within a multidisciplinary international research community. They prepare doctoral students for demanding academic careers and experts positions, and for working as entrepreneurs or independent artists.

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