Aalto-universitetets högskola för konst, design och arkitektur erbjuder doktorandstudier inom fälten arkitektur, konst, design, media, film och scenografi. En heltidsstuderande doktorand ska enligt normen ta examen inom fyra år.
Årligen utexamineras mer än 15 doktorer i konst och en eller två teknologie doktorer (arkitektur). Aalto-universitetets informationsportal för forskning ger information om doktorander och deras forskningsprojekt. Du kan också hitta avhandlingar genom publikationsarkivet Aaltodoc.
Den årliga ansökningsperioden är i mars för studier som börjar i september. Läs mer om ansökningsprocessen via länken nedan (på engelska).
Aalto Visual Communication Design Research Group is actively involved in researching the role of visual communication design and broader design thinking in a wide range of applied areas with societal impact, including sustainability, education, health and well-being.
Embodied Design Research Group studies embodied design as a design agenda. Current computing systems treat human beings mostly as connected minds, quite completely disregarding our bodily engagement with the world. Embodied design embraces the human body as a central resource for action, communication, and play.
The game research group is led by prof. Perttu Hämäläinen, who joined Aalto in 2012 after a six-year period as the CTO of Virtual Air Guitar Company (e.g., Kung-Fu Live and Kung-Fu High Impact).
The Learning Environments Research Group (LeGroup) is involved in research, design, and development of New Media tools, as well as their use in the field of learning.
Photography research at Aalto is mainly conducted at the doctoral level. In addition, we host a biennial international photography research conference, the Helsinki Photomedia, which was established in 2012.
Sound and Physical Interaction (SOPI) research group’s main interests are centred on the broad area of Sound and Music Computing (SMC) and Sonic Interaction Design (SID).
The Systems of Representation seeks to make knowledge related to heritage tangible through the use of representation and digital media.
Apply to DA studies
The main purpose of doctoral education at the Aalto Doctoral Programme in Arts, Design and Architecture is to teach the doctoral candidate to create new knowledge via scentific and artistic methods and theories. Admission to the Aalto Doctoral Programme in Arts, Design and Architecture is organized annually in March for studies starting in September.
Department of Media Research Blog
The posts in the blog advertise and document monthly activities and events related to research and the doctoral studies program in the Department of Media in Aalto University, School of Arts, Design and Architecture. The pages provide information about ongoing seminars, courses, bibliographies and more.