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Get a degree in engineering, technology or science

Studying engineering and technology at Aalto University opens doors for many different work paths. At Aalto, you can create solutions for sustainable development, advance people's wellbeing with technology, design more sustainable cities, environments and appliances, and much more.
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Would you like to be part of creating a more sustainable future? Engineers share a desire to make the world more functional, ethical and sustainable. The studies in engineering, technology and science are an excellent base for working with rapidly developing fields such as machine learning, life-science technologies, biomaterials, energy and environment technologies and mobile technologies. 

In our programmes at Aalto University, we combine theory and practical knowledge. Our teaching is always based on the latest research and we, ourselves, contribute to the research community with our ground-breaking work. We are the leading technical university in Finland. See more of our rankings on our Rankings –page. 

Applying to Bachelor's Programmes

Discover bachelor's programmes in English

The Aalto Bachelor's Programme in Science and Technology covers a range of scientific disciplines centred around engineering, science, and mathematics. The aims of the programme is to equip students with an interdisciplinary skillset that allows them to approach new problems with creative problem-solving attitude and develop innovative solutions. The latest application period for bachelor's programmes taught in English was held in January 2024.

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Quantum Technology, Bachelor of Science (Technology), Master of Science (Technology)

Are you fascinated by quantum physics? Eager to innovate practical applications of quantum? Come study Quantum Technology at Aalto University! The Quantum Technology major launches you to the forefront of the ongoing quantum revolution in computation, communication, sensing, and simulation.

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Chemical Engineering, Bachelor of Science (Technology), Master of Science (Technology)

Local and global challenges caused by global warming, pandemic events, or over consumption are becoming more and more complex and urgent. Interdisciplinary actions are needed to solve them. The Chemical Engineering major offers a highly multidisciplinary education including mathematics, computational tools, chemistry, biochemistry, life sciences, and chemical engineering.

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Computational Engineering, Bachelor of Science (Technology), Master of Science (Technology)

Are you interested in using computers to model and simulate the physical world? If yes, come study Computational Engineering at Aalto!

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Data Science, Bachelor of Science (Technology), Master of Science (Technology)

Data science gives you the foundations to become a top-level expert in the modern knowledge society. You will obtain the required skills to solve real-world problems using methods of algorithm design, machine learning, artificial intelligence, statistical inference, operations research, and optimization.

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Digital Systems and Design, Bachelor of Science (Technology), Master of Science (Technology)

Digital Systems and Design educates specialists in various fields of digital systems. This major gives you competence in engineering design, as well as project planning and management, employing tools from embedded systems, control theory, and signal processing.

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Bachelor's in Science, Technology and Engineering | Student webinar

In this Aalto Open Days webinar our students shared their experiences about studying a Bachelor's degree in Science, Technology and Engineering at Aalto University.

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Applying to master’s programmes

Discover master's programmes in the field technology, engineering and science

Aalto University has a wide range of master's programmes in engineering, technology and science. Learn more about the study option selection on each school's page or see the list of all master's courses in the field of technology and engineering. The latest application period for our master's programmes was held in December 2023.

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Get to know the School of Engineering

At the School of Engineering, the studies consist of mechanical and structural engineering, energy and environmental engineering and the built environment.

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Get to know the School of Electrical Engineering

Research and teaching at the Aalto University School of Electrical Engineering emphasise advanced energy solutions, materials, and the sustainable use of natural resources, as well as health and well-being.

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Get to know the School of Chemical Engineering

At the School of Chemical Engineering we combine natural sciences and engineering in a unique way.

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Get to know the School of Science

The School of Science at Aalto University is all about tomorrow's technology, innovations, and businesses. Studies center around advanced energy solutions, condensed matter and material physics, creation and transformation of technology-based businesses, data science and artificial intelligence, health technology, neuroscience, and software engineering.

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Master's in Science, Technology and Engineering | Student webinar

In this Aalto Open Days webinar our students shared their experiences about studying a Master's degree in Science, Technology and Engineering at Aalto University.

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Get to know Finland and Aalto

Finland’s excellent reputation in education, combined with a wide range of courses offered in English, makes Finland and Aalto University an attractive study destination for international students.

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Student life at Aalto

Discover genuine stories about student life at Aalto and life after graduation.

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Webinars on degree programmes

What do the studies really consist of in our degree programmes and study options? Join our webinars and ask directly from the programme heads!

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Fairs and events for applicants

This page gives information on upcoming events, fairs and webinars for applicants. Join Aalto students for a virtual coffee every Friday or come meet Aalto University students and staff in Finland and abroad!

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Chat with Aalto students

Are you wondering what it is like to study at Aalto? Come chat with our students about all things Aalto on Unibuddy chat platform.

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