The latest installation lectures available on video

21. maaliskuu 2017

Aalto University's newly tenured professors reveal the secrets of miniature robotics and optimizing human-computer interaction, among other things.

Science and art

Finland aims to establish a Finnish landscape observatory

17. maaliskuu 2017

A wide range of Finnish governmental, academic and civil society institutions have created a Consortium to study the constitution of the Landscape Observatory of Finland.

Cooperation Press releases Science and art Other

Influential 2017 building industry report confirms that art, design, and architecture can add to the value and quality of the built environment

16. maaliskuu 2017

Aalto University faculty, staff, and members of ACRE contributed to the 2017 building industry report ROTI art panel.

Science and art Cooperation Other

Aalto University Professor Kevin Tavin receives International Ziegfeld Award

14. maaliskuu 2017

Professor of International Art Education, Kevin Tavin, from the Department of Art, has been honoured with the International Ziegfeld Award by the United States Society for Education through Art (USSEA).

Honored Science and art Other

"An insufficient education makes it difficult to get a foot in the door when it comes to working life"

13. maaliskuu 2017

Alumni seminar participants find that Finns must work to improve their interaction, mathematics and communication skills.


Lauri Randla’s “Mausoleum” is nominated as one of three films to the Estonian Film and TV Awards

9. maaliskuu 2017

“Mausoleum” tells a dark satire of the pathologist Abrikosov, who embalmed Lenin’s body, and in theory managed to overcome death.

Honored Science and art Studies Other

Red Coca-Cola crates pass into history

9. maaliskuu 2017

Design students consider new uses for the plastic from the crates that have been used for decades.

Studies Science and art Cooperation Other

Young Researcher Entrepreneur of the Year award to climbing wall developer

9. maaliskuu 2017

Raine Kajastila, a graduate of Aalto University, has developed a technology that transforms an ordinary climbing wall into a games platform. This has become a successful product and business.

Honored Science and art

Vision 2030 for Finland’s construction industry

8. maaliskuu 2017

Aalto University and 11 companies from the construction industry have established a consortium that aims to develop the Vision 2030 for the Finnish construction industry.


Art and Design at Aalto rose to the 13th place worldwide

8. maaliskuu 2017

The QS ranking also listed Architecture and Management in the top 100.


From class teacher to a creativity researcher

6. maaliskuu 2017

Professor Maarit Mäkelä is passionate about her work; hands deep in clay.

Science and art

The Finnish School takes Nepal by storm

2. maaliskuu 2017

The peer learning model will next be tested in a refugee camp.

Studies Cooperation

From a problem to a solution in 7 minutes

2. maaliskuu 2017

The Helsinki Challenge competition semi-finalist teams, with eight from Aalto, pitched their solutions for the UN's sustainable development goals in just seven minutes.

Cooperation Science and art

Summer courses at Open University

1. maaliskuu 2017

Open University courses are open to everyone regardless of their background or age. Open University offers individual courses in Business, Technology, Languages and Art and Design.


Finnish Cultural Foundation's award to an architectural pioneer

28. helmikuu 2017

Associate Professor Jenni Reuter was awarded for empathy transcending cultural borders as well as for human-sized architecture.


Tuula Teeri appointed President of the Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences

23. helmikuu 2017

Tuula Teeri will leave her position as the President of Aalto University probably in the late autumn.

Press releases Other

Hospital clowns’ new costumes made at Aalto

21. helmikuu 2017

36 new hospital clown costumes were created in the collaboration project of Costume Design and the Finnish Hospital Clowns Association.


An AI application that promotes the well-being of kin carers wins the hackathon

15. helmikuu 2017

The application created for the Apotti project will have a great societal impact.

Studies Honored

Aalto University endowment portfolio returned 6.1% in 2016

14. helmikuu 2017

The purpose of the endowment is to generate additional funding for top quality research and education.

Press releases Other

Aalto University and Saab sign a ten-year cooperation agreement

10. helmikuu 2017

The aim is to strengthen their cooperation, especially in long-term sensor technology research.

Science and art Cooperation Press releases

Finland wants to be world’s number one in artificial intelligence

9. helmikuu 2017

Samuel Kaski, Professor in Machine Learning, who participated in Prime Minister Sipilä’s panel on artificial intelligence likes the challenge.

Science and art Other

Towards a better world – steAAAm it!

8. helmikuu 2017

Nanomaji represents Aalto University in CESAER’s new video campaign for a better world.

Studies Cooperation

School as a service awarded in innovation competition

3. helmikuu 2017

The operating model developed by Aalto and Espoo won the education category.


Aalto Start-Up Center has moved to Otaniemi

2. helmikuu 2017

Growth entrepreneurs, Aalto University and the entire surrounding society will benefit from the cooperation.


Reea Peltola wins Designer’s Nest competition

2. helmikuu 2017

The winner of Designers’ Nest Award FW2017 was Reea Marie Peltola from Aalto University School of Arts, Design and Architecture.

Honored Studies Other

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