News & Events


Comprehensive school teachers learn about coding in a MOOC

2. lokakuu 2015

Next autumn, computer programming will become a part of all basic education teaching in Finland.

Studies, Cooperation

Professor Aleksi Bardy – film producer of the year

28. syyskuu 2015

Professor Aleksi Bardy has received Producer of the Year award for his movie “He ovat paenneet” (They have fled).


Six-metre tall sound sculpture crafted at Kampintori

22. syyskuu 2015

Artist Ariel Bustamante invites public to explore life choices through conversation and listening.

Research, Cooperation, Other

Customer perspective can provide a common language

17. syyskuu 2015

Is it possible to find a common language between business and design?

Cooperation, Other

Montreal World Film Festival: the Best Director award goes to Mikko Kuparinen

16. syyskuu 2015

Director Mikko Kuparinen has won an internationally recognized award.


Gerhard Fink appointed Assistant Professor of Wooden Structures at Aalto University

16. syyskuu 2015

Professor Fink focuses on renewing the timber sector with innovative solutions for developing more reliable and efficient engineered wood products.


Kiepaus and Kuusio shared the main prize at Habitare design competition

9. syyskuu 2015

Head judge Juhani Pallasmaa announced the winners of the Burr design competition at the Habitare fair on 9 September.

Studies, Honored, Cooperation

LEGO® + AALTO: Waving movement

9. syyskuu 2015

Again, we can be amazed when LEGO and students of Aalto University unify their forces for the third time.

Studies, Cooperation

New regional ideas for Turku and Kotka

8. syyskuu 2015

More with Less - From Resource Scarcity to Social Abundance

Studies, Cooperation

Award of the Acoustical Society of Finland to Nella Näveri and to Juha Vilkamo

7. syyskuu 2015

The Acoustical Society of Finland presents awards biannually from the Matti Karjalainen Fund for important contributions in the field of acoustics.


Lifting columns become a Mummotunkki (Granny jack) and a space divider that opens up into steps

7. syyskuu 2015

Aalto University presents fresh and inventive student design at Helsinki Design Week.

Studies, Cooperation

1,527 new Bachelor’s level students began studies at Aalto

4. syyskuu 2015

A total of 9,858 persons applied for admission to Aalto University in the joint application process this spring. 16% of applications were successful.


  • admissions
  • joint_applications

Hard rain inspires discussion

31. elokuu 2015

Hard Rain Goes Aalto brings environmentally-themed events to Aalto in September.

Studies, Cooperation

The future townhouse can accommodate one, two or a group of people

27. elokuu 2015

The multi-storey type of dwelling offers urban living in a small building and new opportunities for residential living in different life situations.


  • research_report
  • urban_design
  • architecture
  • habitat_components
  • energy_efficient_townhouse
  • dream_home
  • townhouse
  • energy_efficiency

Table Talks brings together food-themed design projects

26. elokuu 2015

Students utilised their knowledge of food cultures and trends in the design process.

Studies, Cooperation

Better bureaucracy through design

26. elokuu 2015

Service design can ease the stress of red tape and provide assistance via a single service point.

Studies, Cooperation

  • service_design
  • design

The virtual world makes self-development possible

25. elokuu 2015

According to a doctoral dissertation, using virtual worlds for learning and self-development require a new understanding of people.


Can you film debt?

3. heinäkuu 2015

A research project in the cinematic arts examines the transition of the welfare society and challenges the technical traditions of documentary film.


  • documentary_film
  • film
  • ARTS

11,741 bachelor's level applicants to Aalto University this spring

2. heinäkuu 2015

The results of national joint applications to higher education institutions have been published through the Studyinfo service.

Studies, Other

  • studyinfo
  • joint_applications

Bachelor’s degree selection results published through Studyinfo at the latest on 3 July

29. kesäkuu 2015

Keep up-to-date through My Studyinfo -service


Open University courses in Autumn

25. kesäkuu 2015

Courses are open to everyone regardless of their background or age.


  • adult_education
  • open_courses
  • open_university

Two gold medals for Finnish entries in scenography exhibition in Prague

24. kesäkuu 2015

Prizes were won both by Finland's student and professional sections.


Brainstorming students of architecture and engineering come up with smart solutions and wild ideas

17. kesäkuu 2015

On the project course, 54 student teams generated ideas for a functional university campus, inventions for everyday life and innovative buildings.


  • project_course

Aalto University continues coordinating the international Cumulus association

16. kesäkuu 2015

More than half of Cumulus full members supported the School of Arts, Design and Architecture in the call for secretariat.


Wood Program exhibition opened in Tokyo, Japan

12. kesäkuu 2015

The wood program as curriculum of Aalto University is introduced in Gallery A4, Tokyo Japan.


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