Nanofiber scaffolds demonstrate new features in the behaviour of stem and cancer cells

22. elokuu 2016

A discovery in the field of biomaterials may open new frontiers in stem and cancer cell manipulation and associated advanced therapy development.

Science and art

The Scientists in Schools programme takes Aalto researchers to classes

18. elokuu 2016

LUMA Centre Aalto offers scientist visits to primary and secondary schools and to high schools.

Science and art Cooperation

  • luma_aalto
  • luma_centre
  • scientists_at_schools

New students – welcome to Aalto!

17. elokuu 2016

More than 1 500 new Bachelor’s students and 1 000 Master's students begin their studies in technology, business, and the arts this autumn.


Summer of Startups brings heat to new businesses

15. elokuu 2016

The Aaltoes accelerator programme provides startups with an opportunity to try their hand at full-time entrepreneurship over the summer.


  • factoryfinder
  • aaltoes
  • summer_of_startups
  • startup
  • demo_day

Researchers printed energy producing photographs

26. heinäkuu 2016

With the method developed in Aalto University, any picture or text could be inkjet-printed as a solar cell.

Science and art

  • Renewable

Registration for the Ceremonial Conferment is now open!

11. heinäkuu 2016

The registration closes on September 15.


9 606 applicants to Aalto in the joint application process

1. heinäkuu 2016

The results of the joint applications to higher education have been published in the Studyinfo service.


  • Applications

Baker's yeast to help in fight against blue-green algal toxins

1. heinäkuu 2016

A team of students from Aalto University and the University of Helsinki will take part in the iGEM competition a world-wide, synthetic biology event.

Studies Science and art Cooperation

  • iGEM
  • sustainability

Professorship strengthens the cooperation of ABB and Aalto in Industrial Internet solutions

22. kesäkuu 2016

Dr. Iiro Harjunkoski has been appointed Adjunt Professor at the School of Chemical Engineering.


The many possibilities of the digital revolution

17. kesäkuu 2016

The Internet Forum, a public lecture series, which is open to everyone free-of-charge, will focus on current topics related to digitalisation.

Science and art

New surface makes oil contamination remove itself

17. kesäkuu 2016

Researchers of Aalto University have developed surfaces where oil transports itself to desired directions.

Science and art Press releases Cooperation

Industrial Internet Campus creating a factory of the future

14. kesäkuu 2016

AIIC is expanding its research from discrete automation to cover Industrial Internet applications for the process industry.

Science and art

  • Sirkka-Liisa_Jämsä-Jounela
  • Martti_Mäntylä
  • AIIC
  • industrial_internet

Nordic Five Tech university network celebrates 10 years of collaboration

14. kesäkuu 2016

The theme for the Nordic network’s 10-year anniversary conference in Trondheim was the societal impact of universities.


  • nordicfivetech
  • N5T
  • nordic5tech

Sustainable development important and challenging in wood construction today

13. kesäkuu 2016

International conference enables mutual, experience-based learning.

Science and art Cooperation

  • WoodForum
  • sustainability
  • Wood

Kati Hagros appointed Aalto University’s Chief Digital Officer

13. kesäkuu 2016

She will be responsible for planning Aalto's digital transformation strategy and roadmap, change process, and managing the IT services.

Press releases

  • Kati_Hagros
  • digitalisation
  • appointment

Aalto University receives quality label

13. kesäkuu 2016

An international audit team rated highly the well-functioning quality system.

Press releases

A wealth of events at Aalto Festival gathered thousands of participants again

8. kesäkuu 2016

The festival kicked off in a happy atmosphere at Kiasma on 17 May and the last events were organised this week as May was drawing to an end.

Campus Studies Science and art Cooperation Other

World Cultural Council awarded Professor Kalevi Ekman, Founder of Design Factory

6. kesäkuu 2016

The award is a recognition for Ekman’s work to promote international, multidisciplinary and inspiring learning.

Honored Press releases

Young people perceive Aalto University as trailblazer

6. kesäkuu 2016

According to an image survey, Aalto is Finland's best known university with highest overall scores among under 30-year-olds.


  • reputation
  • Image_survey
  • Taloututkimus

Plenty of growth potential in the bioeconomy

3. kesäkuu 2016

Bioeconomy already employs one in ten Finns. However, the field is still in its infancy and there are plenty of opportunities for growth companies.


  • bioeconomy
  • VTT

Aalto University decides on tuition fee amounts

2. kesäkuu 2016

Uniform pricing for the bachelor’s programme and the master’s programmes.


Biochemical engineer Frances Arnold wins 2016 Millennium Technology Prize

24. toukokuu 2016

She receives the prize recognition of her discoveries to create new and better proteins in the laboratory.

Honored Science and art

Financial Times: Aalto EE is already the 45th best in the world

23. toukokuu 2016

Aalto University Executive Education (Aalto EE) is now the world's 45th best provider of executive education out of thousands of institutions.

Studies Honored Cooperation

Alumni Challenge launched by telephone

23. toukokuu 2016

Hundreds of Aalto alumni received a campaign phone call during one evening.

Cooperation Other

The rebirth of pulp

20. toukokuu 2016

CHEMARTS brings together biomaterials and design students. Their encounters sprout ideas that can make the world a better place.

Science and art

  • chemarts
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