High school students got a taste of the limitless possibilities of technology at Shaking up Tech

25. lokakuu 2018

In the Shaking up Tech event at Aalto University on 11 October 2018, high school students met women who rule the world of technology.


Jukka Mäkelä named Alumni of the Year 2018 by Aalto University School of Engineering

10. lokakuu 2018

Espoo – Tapiola and Otaniemi in particular – has always been important to Mayor Jukka Mäkelä.

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Young women want to find their way into careers in technology—high school students rushed to book the new event Shaking up Tech full in an hour

4. lokakuu 2018

200 young women from high schools all over Finland will participate in workshops, familiarise with studies in technology, and meet influencers.

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Aalto University recruits a new Vice President to lead the Innovation agenda

3. lokakuu 2018

The recruitment process has started. Please send your application by 21 October.


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At ten years old, Design Factory is yet to make itself obsolete

1. lokakuu 2018

The experimentation platform has grown beyond Aalto University and become a global network. More boundaries remain to be broken, even within Design Factory’s own operating environment.

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Aalto rises once again in Times Higher Education’s university rankings

26. syyskuu 2018

Aalto has improved its position for the fifth year in a row. This year it ranks 181st in THE’s general rankings.

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Kristiina Kruus appointed Dean of the School of Chemical Engineering

25. syyskuu 2018

She joins Aalto from VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland on 1 December.


Communicating research is about clarifying thinking

24. syyskuu 2018

Social media gives researchers the tools for making an impact, building networks and showcasing expertise. Read on for some tips to get you started!

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Aalto ELEC joins the art scene – Aalto students created an experience for all senses

24. syyskuu 2018

A light installation Photosynthesis invited visitors to take part in an artwork making us think about our relationship with nature.


Ossi Naukkarinen appointed as Vice President for Research

19. syyskuu 2018

The five-year term of office will start on 1 November 2018.


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Aalto graduates satisfied with their degrees

17. syyskuu 2018

Next career monitoring survey starting in autumn.


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Scientific journals are interested in a good story well told, too

12. syyskuu 2018

International scientific publications are flooded with manuscripts. We asked Gustaf Olsson – professor emeritus and member of several editorial boards – what makes an article stand out.

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€17 million to fund European detection and imaging innovation pipeline—product development sparred by Aalto Design Factory

6. syyskuu 2018

The ATTRACT initiative will fund 170 breakthrough projects in advanced technology for a year with €100.000 each.

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Marine technology teachers honoured with Aalto Education Impact Award 2018

5. syyskuu 2018

The FITech students have been able to apply their expertise to a new field of engineering and create unique concepts.


President Ilkka Niemelä: ‘We are ready to take on the challenge of lifelong learning’

5. syyskuu 2018

At the opening of the academic year, also the new Väre building was opened at the heart of the campus.


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French President Emmanuel Macron visited Aalto University

30. elokuu 2018

He was introduced to student-driven entrepreneurship, research innovations and research-based companies.


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A record-breaking year for the summer accelerator

30. elokuu 2018

The student-led Kiuas Accelerator programme was organised for the ninth time. This year, the number of applications was higher than ever before.


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Satellite data help reveal the loss of tropical rainforests

22. elokuu 2018

A recent study piloted a new monitoring method that could help in detecting illegal deforestation and estimating CO2 emissions caused by forest loss.

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Aalto's Computer Science lands 72nd place in NTU ranking

14. elokuu 2018

Several engineering subjects also rank among the world's top 150.


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Aalto maintains strong position in prestigious ShanghaiRankings

17. heinäkuu 2018

Two Aalto fields leap forward, with altogether 8 ranking in the top 100 worldwide

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Tuukka Saarimaa appointed as Professor at Helsinki Graduate School of Economics

6. heinäkuu 2018

Saarimaa D.Sc. (Econ.) will begin as Assistant Professor in Urban Economics 20 August 2018.

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Number of applicants increased - Study place for over 1600 new students

28. kesäkuu 2018

Results for the joint application for higher education published in the Studyinfo service.


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Aalto University received EUR 15.9 million from the Academy of Finland September call

21. kesäkuu 2018

Most of the funding went to the field of natural sciences and engineering.

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Aalto University and Nokia expand their cooperation

21. kesäkuu 2018

Artificial intelligence research is one of the cornerstones of the cooperation.


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Petri Suomala appointed as Vice President for Education

21. kesäkuu 2018

Professor Suomala joins Aalto from the Tampere University of Technology.


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