higher education institution in Finland.
Aalto University - Description
Aalto University’s mission is to build a better and stronger Finland. Here science and arts meet technology and business. Aalto University was established in 2010 through a merger of three renowned universities in the Helsinki metropolitan area in Finland. Aalto University is about cross-disciplinary projects and learning in practice. Students are encouraged and supported to excel both in their studies and their future careers. Many of them already have a vast work experience by the time they graduate. Aalto University offers more than 90 degree programmes at bachelor, master and doctoral level, leading to degrees in the fields of technology, business, art, design and architecture. The combination of fields brings a whole new dimension to studying: in addition to the traditional degree options, you can tailor a unique study experience to meet your interests and career goals. Aalto University encourages its students to engage in multidisciplinary projects and practice-oriented learning. The inspiring atmosphere stems from passionate, student-oriented learning that emphasises creativity as well as critical thinking. Aalto University’s graduates are provided with a wide range of skills, valued in positions requiring high-level expertise with 83% of those with a master’s degree finding employment in their field immediately after graduation.
Description of Aalto University
Established in 2010, Aalto University is a new university with centuries of experience. It 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. From the 1st of January 2012 Aalto University consists of six schools, which are the following: School of Arts, Design and Architecture School of Chemical Technology School of Economics School of Electrical Engineering School of Engineering School of Science Aalto University works towards a better world through top-quality research, interdisciplinary collaboration, pioneering education, surpassing traditional boundaries, and enabling renewal. The University educates responsible, broadminded experts with a comprehensive understanding of complex subjects to act as society's visionaries. The national mission of Aalto University is to support Finland’s success and contribute to Finnish society, its internationalization and competitiveness, and to promote the welfare of its people through high quality research and education