How to Apply?
To Submit an Application
To submit your application, you need to complete an online application form and attach a copy of your passport or another official photo ID, along with a degree certificate from your upper secondary education. If your degree certificate is not in English, an official translation must be provided.
If you are currently pursuing your degree, you are required to attach an official letter of attendance, a transcript, or another relevant document that demonstrates your enrollment and states your expected graduation date. Your degree should be completed by the summer of 2024 at the latest. If any of your provided documents are in a language other than English, Finnish, or Swedish, an official translation must be included.
Upon submitting your application, you will need to complete a Basic Skills Test, which consists of a brief mathematics assessment.
Our Pathway Team will review your documents to ensure your eligibility for higher education by the summer of 2024. If you meet the eligibility criteria and have completed the Basic Skills Test, you will receive an invitation to the online mathematics entrance exam. The top-ranking candidates will be invited to an oral mathematics exam and interview.
Instructions for the Application
Please note that these instructions are applicable solely to the 2023 admissions.
Fill out an online application on Studyinfo during the application period 1–29.6.2023.
Once the Basic Skills Test is completed, officials will assess your eligibility for the Pathway studies. Please note that you need to create a new account on Aalto Openlearning platform before taking the Basic Skills Test. You can find the "Create new account" button on the main page of OpenLearning.
Written entrance exams will take place on 19–21.7.2023. Top applicants will be invited to oral exam after the written entrance exams. Oral exams will occur 31.7–3.8.2023.
Study place offers and admission results will be communicated to applicants by 7.8.2023. Applicants will be ranked based on their performance in the entrance exams. Those placed on the waiting list may be offered a spot if openings become available.
Accept the study place offer and pay the programme fee 5500 € (incl. VAT) by the specified due date. The programme fee must be paid in one installment before the studies begin.
Studies commence on 21.8.2023, with a Welcome Webinar. Check the study schedule and learn more about the study content on our Study Information Page.