Students at the world’s edge

28. huhtikuu 2016

Students of the Sustainable Global Technologies studio course talk about their experiences in Mexico, Uganda and the island of Lesbos on 16 May.

Studies Cooperation

Augmented games can increase the diversity of sports

28. huhtikuu 2016

Augmented climbing wall increases social interaction, helps to attract wider target audiences and empowers users to become content creators.

Science and art

Nokia donates 200 000 euros to Aalto University

27. huhtikuu 2016

The company is also founding a joint research unit with Aalto and the University of Helsinki.

Cooperation

Hanne Jurmu and Anton Vartiainen awarded the Chloé Prize of the Hyères Fashion Festival

24. huhtikuu 2016

Aalto’s fashion students received also jury’s special mention for their men’s collection.

Honored

Thesis focusing on children’s mobility in the city awarded Lappset Group stipend

21. huhtikuu 2016

The awarded work is the Master’s thesis completed at the Aalto University Department of Architecture by landscape architect Aino Leskinen.

Honored

Lessons from Lesvos for Lift Project team

19. huhtikuu 2016

Four students visited the Greek island of Lesvos, inspired by a brief to find solutions to alleviate the migrant crisis.

Studies

Code Alphabet MOOC awarded for societal impact

15. huhtikuu 2016

Open online course in coding for teachers receives honorary award in eEemeli competition.

Honored

Students take Finnish design to Milan

12. huhtikuu 2016

The School of Arts, Design and Architecture's Luomo collective is taking the work of young Finnish designers to the Milan Furniture Fair.

Studies Cooperation

The Aalto Festival website is now open!

11. huhtikuu 2016

The festival takes place in Espoo and Helsinki 16–31 May.

Cooperation Science and art Studies Other

Home energy use sheds light on family relationships

7. huhtikuu 2016

A recent doctoral study has indicated that it is possible to study households from a new angle using new home energy use technology.

Science and art

Aalto University ranked 28th in the world among young universities

6. huhtikuu 2016

Times Higher Education listed 150 rising stars.

Other

From IDBM club to a collective of multi-talented people

5. huhtikuu 2016

Creativity and solving multidimensional problems are at the core of design thinking.

Studies

Customers tested and students developed cafe counter sales in the ABC chain

5. huhtikuu 2016

The business project with S Group benefited all parties

Studies Cooperation

Aalto University integrates all core activities at the main campus in Otaniemi

5. huhtikuu 2016

The School of Business will also be located in Otaniemi.

Campus

A new approach to designing structures

30. maaliskuu 2016

Professor Toni Kotnik strives to reform the way architects and engineers think and work together when they design structures and buildings.

Science and art

Aalto University accepts 1126 applicants for master's studies

29. maaliskuu 2016

A total of 3 355 people applied for master's degree studies during the application period that ended on the 15th of January.

Studies

Excellent academic results for Aalto University in 2015

22. maaliskuu 2016

New Master’s Degree programmes were launched in autumn 2015. Aalto also further sharpened its research profile in key areas.

Art and design at Aalto ranked 17th in university comparison

22. maaliskuu 2016

In the QS ranking also three other Aalto University subjects placed in the top 100.

Science and art Cooperation

The Most Beautiful Books of the Year: Conversations on Finnish Art Education

18. maaliskuu 2016

Conversations on Finnish Art Education won the Beautiful Book Prize 2015

Honored Science and art Studies

Aalto University granted €12 million for profiling by Academy of Finland

18. maaliskuu 2016

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

Science and art

Aalto University takes design and business expertise to Japan

17. maaliskuu 2016

The workshop focused on user-oriented thinking and assessment of different business models.

Studies Cooperation

Healthy communities through good planning

15. maaliskuu 2016

Professor Marketta Kyttä studies people’s experiences about the environment. Her research group helps to plan better communities.

Science and art

Service design starts from people

14. maaliskuu 2016

Designing change and experiences requires working together and an understanding of everyday life.

Cooperation Other

Exporting education to Shanghai

11. maaliskuu 2016

Aalto University is partnering in establishing a new College of Design and Innovation in China and in providing teaching.

Cooperation

Claudia Treuthardt’s Heippa gets a kick-start!

11. maaliskuu 2016

Media Lab student Claudia Treuthardt’s Heippa concept will be heading to SXSW Interactive held in Austin, Texas.

Studies

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