Application period to Aalto University's Master's programmes starts soon

23. marraskuu 2015

Application period for Master’s programmes at Aalto University 1 December 2015 – 15 January 2016


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The Federation of Finnish Technology Industries donates 5 million euros

20. marraskuu 2015

According to President Tuula Teeri we can keep building a stronger industry and Finland with the help of the donation.


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  • donations
  • digi

Aalto University researchers successful in the competition for ERC funding

19. marraskuu 2015

Aalto has succeeded exceedingly well in obtaining funding from the EU framework programme.


Bachelor's students developed solutions to increase Posti's business opportunities

11. marraskuu 2015

The Aalto Crossroads was a high-class case competition.

Studies, Cooperation

Up to one hundred companies born at Aalto University every year

10. marraskuu 2015

Aalto presents at Slush its entrepreneurship activities and companies that have sprung from the university.


Aalto University begins statutory negotiations

9. marraskuu 2015

The preliminary estimate is that personnel cuts could affect a maximum of 350 people.


Aalto enters the list of 50 top universities in acquiring EU research funding

6. marraskuu 2015

In Finland only two universities were among the top performers.


Luxury fibre from recycled cardboard

27. lokakuu 2015

Prize-winning spinning method can reduce the environmental hazards of textile production.


Aalto University awarded The European Paper Recycling Award 2015

15. lokakuu 2015

The Ioncell-F process is based on the use of a so-called ionic liquid to dissolve cellulosic waste material without the addition of toxic chemicals.

Honored, Research, Cooperation

Chemical engineering at Aalto University among the best one hundred

13. lokakuu 2015

The place in the NTU field of Engineering ranking the best in Finland.


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Aalto University Magazine 14 out now

12. lokakuu 2015

The just-released Aalto University Magazine 14 examines health technology, a sector undergoing powerful growth.


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Nobel Prize winner's career started with the Mysterious Island

28. syyskuu 2015

Researchers must dare, specialise and establish start-ups, said Dan Shechtman on his visit to Aalto University.


DNA-based nanodevices for molecular medicine

24. syyskuu 2015

Self-assembled DNA nanostructures can be used in molecular-scale diagnostics and as smart drug-delivery vehicles.


Skype interview with Stanford University

22. syyskuu 2015

Laura Elomaa's doctoral work models biological tissue and veins.

Studies, Research

Aalto to lead four strategic research programmes

15. syyskuu 2015

The programmes are Digital Distruption of Industry, Robots and the Future of Welfare Services, Smart Energy Transition and Platform Value Now.

Research, Cooperation

  • digi
  • energy

It is all about water: thermal transitions in polyelectrolyte assemblies occur via a dehydration mechanism

15. syyskuu 2015

Researchers have for the first time deduced the microscopic nature of the anomalous thermal transition that hydrated polyelectrolyte assemblies bear.


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

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

JOM named the Kalevala the Greatest Work of Materials Fiction

30. kesäkuu 2015

The Kalevala is ranked number one in the Top Ten Greatest Works of Materials Fiction, revealed by The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society (TMS).

Honored, Cooperation

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.


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Foundation for Aalto University Science and Technology awarded grants for doctoral studies and postdoctoral visits

14. kesäkuu 2015

The Foundation received a record number of 147 applications, of which 24 received a grant, totalling 178 000 eur.

Studies, Honored, Research

Helsinki Scientific Award to Professor Maarit Karppinen

9. kesäkuu 2015

Professor Maarit Karppinen is one of the leading researchers of functional oxide materials in the world.


Aalto University appoints new professors to the Tenure Track Career System

5. kesäkuu 2015

The following persons have been appointed tenure track professors:


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