Aalto University News

Aalto University is a dynamic and innovative research university located in Espoo, Finland. Established in 2010 through the merger of the Helsinki School of Economics, the University of Art and Design Helsinki, and the Helsinki University of Technology, Aalto University seeks to foster synergy between science, technology, arts, and business. The university is known for its high-quality research and education, particularly in fields like technology, design, and business. It emphasizes interdisciplinary collaboration and entrepreneurial thinking, with strong connections to industry and startups, especially in the technology-heavy region of Espoo, known as Finland’s Silicon Valley. Aalto University has made significant contributions to enhancing Finland’s competitiveness and is renowned for its innovative approach to education, cutting-edge research facilities, and its commitment to sustainability. The campus features modern architecture and facilities that encourage creativity and collaboration among students, faculty, and researchers.