School of Business

About the School

At the School of Business, we work for better business and a better society. We educate experts and leaders for the future and contribute to society through impactful research, long-term partnerships and societal engagement. We are one of the leading business schools in Europe.
School of Business Ekonominaukio 1 lower level Photo: Mikko Raskinen
The School of Business is located at Ekonominaukio 1, Espoo, Finland.

Rankings and accreditations

Accreditations and rankings are important ways for us to benchmark our performance and to ensure that we keep up high quality and stay focused on acquiring new goals. We hold the Triple Crown status: AACSB, AMBA, and EQUIS – an honor held by some 1% of business schools worldwide.

All rankings and accreditations


Presentation material and expertise areas

  • list of our faculty members with their focus areas 
  • the School of Business presentation slides, and
  • the School's presentation video which you can find on Youtube:

About motto, organisation, and key figures

Next, you may learn about our motto, take a look at our organisation and key figures, and read about the Equality, Diversity and Inclusion work we do. After that, you can familiarise yourself with the history of our School and learn about our art concept named Human Approach.

Information and Service Mgmt students and Prof. Katri Kauppi

Better Business – Better Society

The motto reflects the goal of the school: to develop a better society by developing better business

Organisation and key figures

The School of Business has a Dean and two Associate Deans, an Assistant Dean, six departments, two centres, and service functions. Additionally, we have several Advisory Boards which are very valuable to our School. Our key figures tell about the development in the School of Business.

The picture shows the organization of the School of Business


Get to know our management and organisation.

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Groups of students sitting in work lounge inside the School of Business / Photo by Aalto University, Mikko Raskinen

Key figures 2018–2021

Here you can find the key figures of the School of Business

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Equality, Diversity and Inclusion

The School of Business is actively integrating equality, diversity and inclusion into the everyday operations of the School. We are committed in supporting all D&I work to the best of our capabilities. 

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Equality, Diversity and Inclusion at the School of Business

At Aalto University School of Business we aspire to have a diverse and inclusive student pool and faculty.

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History and public art

We already had a strong heritage stretching back almost 100 years when Aalto University was established in 2010. The School of Economics was established in 1911. Also, the art concept at the School of Business named Human Approach respects the past, still keeping an eye on the future.

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100 years at the forefront

We already had a strong heritage stretching back almost 100 years when Aalto University was established in 2010.

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The Human Approach – art collection at the School of Business

The theme of the art concept that the one per cent art principle was applied to is Human Approach.

Research & Art
The phot shows the new School of Business in winter

Contact information: School of Business

Get in contact with our management and experts and find the School of Business locations. We operate in Otaniemi (Espoo) and in Mikkeli.

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