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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Curator Paola Antonelli's open lecture: Broken Nature 20 September

18. syyskuu 2018

The lecture will be on the relationship between design, nature and humanity.

Studies Science and art Cooperation

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Aalto graduates satisfied with their degrees

17. syyskuu 2018

Next career monitoring survey starting in September.


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Aalto students won Habitare Design Competition

14. syyskuu 2018

The Habitare Design Competition was won jointly by Ariane Relander with her design Organized Chaos, and by the designer duo Janne Pärssinen and Tony Yau with their design Spotti (‘Spot’).

Honored Science and art

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  • Habitare
  • architecture
  • competition
  • design

Helsinki Design Awards to Aalto alumni

12. syyskuu 2018

Winners include Aalto student Mikko Latomäki and alumni Yrjö Kukkapuro and Maria Korkeila.

Honored Science and art

  • Award
  • design

Andrea Mancianti: Inventing VR Blindphones

11. syyskuu 2018

Mancianti presented his invention at Ars Electronica Festival in Linz, Austria last week.

Science and art Other

  • blindphones
  • media
  • Innovation
  • music
  • design

Aalto University at Habitare 2018

11. syyskuu 2018

Aalto University and its alumni are again prominently present at Habitare, the largest furniture, design and interior design event in Finland.

Science and art Other

Aalto’s team the only first-timers in World Challenge 2018 finals

7. syyskuu 2018

What happens when, by chance, two students from different fields sit side by side in the Otakaari 1 learning space?

Studies Science and art

Aalto’s faculty and students power Helsinki Design Week

6. syyskuu 2018

Aalto University people play a prominent role at Helsinki Design Week (HDW), which starts today.


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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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Students’ films compete at the first R&A Shorts contest

4. syyskuu 2018

Seven films from the Aalto University’s Department of Film, Television, and Scenography ELO have been selected for the new R & A Shorts.


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Väre’s public art collection examines equality

4. syyskuu 2018

Collection was published with “Global Equality” as its art concept.

Campus Press releases

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  • otaniemi
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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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  • aaltoes
  • entrepreneurship

M8 Art Space opens up a new series of exhibitions

29. elokuu 2018

Video works by Jemina Lindholm were selected as the first exhibition.


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Aalto students win awards

29. elokuu 2018

Our students of fashion, film and design have been internationally victorious during the summer.


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  • fashion
  • film
  • student
  • design

Bodily sensations give rise to conscious feelings

29. elokuu 2018

A Finnish research group from the University of Turku, University of Tampere and Aalto University has mapped the organisation of human conscious feelings and found them to cluster into five major categories: positive emotions, negative emotions, cognitive functions, somatic states, and illnesses.

Science and art

Aalto makes an impact in design research

27. elokuu 2018

Aalto people made important research contributions in the Design Research Society DRS conference in Limerick, Ireland.


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Towards high-quality science education for all

24. elokuu 2018

European-wide research project aims at fostering science learning outside the classroom.


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  • SySTEM2020
  • research

What happens when you mix cellulose with wool or rice straw? CHEMARTS students spent the summer finding out

24. elokuu 2018

Students in this year’s CHEMARTS summer school have spent three months in the lab learning how to use biomaterials in fresh ways.

Campus Science and art Studies

Aalto University’s new building open to the public in September

22. elokuu 2018

Väre gathers all departments of the School of Arts, Design and Architecture under one roof.

Campus Press releases

Experience Platform: What is the future of immersive sound?

13. elokuu 2018

Are you interested in immersive sound? Would you like to know more and explore the latest applications? Welcome to a joint event 16 August!


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From industrial wasteland to urban oasis with the help of art

9. elokuu 2018

Aalto University's partnership with Flow festival gives the visitors numerous art and cultural experiences.


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  • partnerships
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Want design delivered straight to your doorstep?

29. kesäkuu 2018

As part of Helsinki Design Week, you can have new Aalto University Shop goods hand-delivered to your door on 10th September.


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  • cooperation
  • design

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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