Aalto #7 in the world among universities under 50 years of age

13. heinäkuu 2017

Aalto is the best young university in Europe according to the latest QS ranking.

Other

  • rankings
  • QS_ranking

Assembly of the Suomi 100 satellite has begun

13. heinäkuu 2017

Final assembly of the next Finnish satellite began this week in Otaniemi. The Suomi 100 satellite should be ready in August and launched into space in December.

Science and art

  • #Spacetechnology
  • #Nanosatellites
  • #Satellites
  • #finland100

Letter of intent for Finnish Institute of Technology signed

5. heinäkuu 2017

The institute will support the positive structural change in Southwest Finland by means of university education and innovation activities.

Cooperation

Closer collaboration between Supercell and Aalto University

3. heinäkuu 2017

Supercell has granted EUR 250,000 for Aalto University School of Arts, Design and Architecture.

Cooperation

  • Supercell
  • donations

Fundraising campaign exceeds all expectations

30. kesäkuu 2017

Aalto University`s fundraising campaign has received a total of 23.5 million euros in donations. Our warmest thanks to all those who donated!

Science and art Press releases Cooperation Other Campus

  • future_is_made_today
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  • fundraising

Aalto University to establish college in Shanghai in cooperation with Tongji University

30. kesäkuu 2017

Aalto University and Tongji University in China will establish a new college in Shanghai in the coming autumn. Aalto will participate with three of its Master's degree programmes. The first year of the Master's degree programmes will be held in China and the second in Finland.

Cooperation

9,984 applied to Aalto University in the joint application for higher education in 2017 – study place available for 1,505 new students

28. kesäkuu 2017

Admission results for the joint application for higher education have been published in the Studyinfo service.

Studies

  • admission
  • studyinfo
  • admission_results

A new community space for hundreds of growth companies opening on the Aalto campus

26. kesäkuu 2017

The Otaniemi innovation hub will get a new flagship, as A Grid, one of Europe's largest centres for growth companies opens later this year.

Campus

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Provost Ilkka Niemelä appointed President of Aalto University

21. kesäkuu 2017

The Search Committee emphasised in particular the academic leadership experience, commitment to multidisciplinarity and student focus.

Press releases

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  • Ilkka_Niemelä
  • anne_brunila
  • President

Entrepreneurship training, creativity and cooperation skills of growing importance in educating game changers

20. kesäkuu 2017

The theme of the annual NORDTEK Conference was entrepreneurship and how do we educate game changers for the grand challenges?

Cooperation

The summer's heat could warm in the winter

19. kesäkuu 2017

The Aalto-led team HeatStock, with their composite material solution for storing heat energy, gets into the Helsinki Challenge final.

Science and art Press releases Cooperation

  • HeatStock
  • Helsinki_Challenge
  • finland100

More than a hundred events of the successful Aalto Festival presented the University

15. kesäkuu 2017

This year’s Aalto Festival kicked off already in April with the Student Union-organised Aalto Open Air district event in Otaniemi.

Campus Studies Science and art Cooperation Other

Special journal issue showcases Aalto University’s materials research

13. kesäkuu 2017

The special issue of Advanced Electronic Materials published by Wiley Inc. presents 12 articles on materials research conducted at Aalto University.

Press releases Science and art

  • advanced_electronic_materials
  • electronics
  • quantum_technology
  • materials_research

Aalto-2 no longer responds to commands

12. kesäkuu 2017

After a promising start, the satellite mission faces communication problems caused likely due radiation damaged component by batteries damaged by low temperature.

Studies Science and art Press releases

  • nanosatellites
  • satellites
  • Aalto-2
  • space_technology
  • Aalto-1

5G is serving the factory of the future in Otaniemi

7. kesäkuu 2017

Aalto University’s test network gives companies the opportunity to develop new solutions.

Science and art Press releases

  • Cyber_Security
  • industrial_internet
  • 5G

Aalto partners with Helsinki’s Flow Festival to showcase art and creativity at the Summer’s must-see music and culture event

7. kesäkuu 2017

Aalto students will be on display throughout the festival with murals, films, videos, animations, design, art education workshops and architecture.

Cooperation Press releases Science and art Other

  • animation
  • spatial_design
  • visual_communication_design
  • creativity
  • media_department
  • art_education
  • architecture
  • film

Weisell Foundation donates 50 000 euros to Aalto University’s Metsähovi Radio Observatory

6. kesäkuu 2017

The donation will be used to purchase control motors and a receiver for a 5.5 metre radio telescope.

Cooperation

Small satellites accelerate realisation of space programme

6. kesäkuu 2017

MSc (Tech.) Antti Kestilä will defend his doctoral dissertation on rapid space missions on 9 June 2017.

Science and art

Foundation for Technology Promotion donates 480 000 euros

5. kesäkuu 2017

The foundation wants to support Finland’s development into a pioneer in technology.

Other

Young researcher solves real life problems with technology

5. kesäkuu 2017

The Finnish Foundation for Technology Promotion awarded young researcher prize to Professor Yu Xiao.

Honored

Challenging companies to manage water risks in their value chains

5. kesäkuu 2017

Aalto is one of the founding members of a Water Stewardship Commitment that challenges companies to identify the water risks in their value chains and to develop sustainable water use.

Cooperation

  • water
  • sustainability

CodeBus Africa finishes 100-day tour on a high note in Cape Town

2. kesäkuu 2017

The project reached some 1800 youth with creative coding workshops.

Cooperation

  • codebus_africa
  • Coding

PhD studies taught how to be a good researcher

2. kesäkuu 2017

Julian Parker hopes that the academic perspective does not get lost after graduating.

Science and art Cooperation

Aalto University granted €10.8 million for profiling by Academy of Finland

2. kesäkuu 2017

The funding supports the University in strengthening the research fields chosen.

Other

Quantum technology selected as an Academy of Finland Centre of Excellence

1. kesäkuu 2017

Aalto is also involved in the space and imaging centres of excellence.

Science and art

  • finnish_academy
  • centre_of_excellence
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