Aalto Current Research Information System (ACRIS) is Aalto University’s research information management system. The system contains up-to-date information about the research and artistic activities of the university. These activities are shown through the public portal Research.aalto.fi.
Researcher skills for doctoral students
Funding your doctoral studies
Ideas and advice for finding and applying for funding for doctoral studies and research, conferences etc.
Research data management and open science
Research data management (RDM) is a set of practices and steps taken to handle and take care of the research data throughout the research life cycle in a way that ensures the accessibility, understandability, integrity and high quality of research data. Good research data management enables open science. Aalto University provides services, instructions and support to help researchers manage their data well. Aalto University has network of Data Agents, who are researchers specializing in research data, based at schools to help researchers with the discipline-specific challenges of research data.
Properly managed research data creates competitive edge and is an important part of a high-quality research process. Here you will find links to support, services and instructions for research data management.
Properly managed research data creates competitive edge and is an important part of a high-quality research process.
The principle of openness is the key principle of science and research. At Aalto University, the most visible forms of open science are open access publications, open research data and metadata, and combining openness and commercialisation.
We offer free and open to all training in research data management and open science.
How to plan publishing and disseminating your research?
When selecting a publication channel, you should pay attention to the openness and reliability of the publication channel. Publishing in a high-quality publication channel will increase the impact of research.
Open access publishing
Researchers are encouraged to publish their research according to open access principles. We have open access agreements with publishers for publishing without any cost to you. ACRIS provides a platform for green open access publishing.
Other ideas for promoting your research work and academic researcher career
Choose the platforms that suit you best and create a routine for updating them. You can also use social media, such as Twitter or YouTube/TikTok for video clips of your research. Your research group's webpage might also offer possibilities.
Use ACRIS/research.aalto.fi to promote your research
Aalto Current Research Information System (ACRIS) contains information about the up-to-date research and artistic activities of the university. This information is publicly available for everyone through research.aalto.fi portal. Keep your information up to date, showcase your expertise and use your researcher profile as an online CV!
Research ethics and integrity: Responsible conduct of research
Codes and agreements
Research ethics review
Support for creative practices
At the School of Arts, Design and Architecture, hands-on learning is essential. Our students have access to one of the finest workshop environment in the world, with a very high workshop to student ratio.
IPR and commercialization
Commercialisation of research results
IPR and copyright
Doctoral thesis at Aalto University
Resources, guidelines and information on doctoral theses at Aalto University