Aalto University is a new multidisciplinary university, where science and art meet technology and business.
The Aalto University was created from the merger of three Finnish universities: The Helsinki School of Economics, Helsinki University of Technology and The University of Art and Design Helsinki. Its six schools of are all leading and renowned institutions in their respective fields and in their own right.
The new university’s ambitious goal is to be one of the leading institutions in the world in terms of research and education in its own specialized disciplines.
The Aalto University is strongly future-oriented while, at the same time, building on the combined 300-year-history of three highly regarded universities.
Only the best students and researchers are admitted to study and conduct research at the Aalto University.
The Aalto University will focus its research on major global issues. New research environments often evolve into larger research programs or units through themes that require a cross-disciplinary approach.