Aalto University

Introduction
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Welcome to Aalto University

Be a Game Changer. Do you want to create something unique? Change the society, develop a new innovation – or a whole new industry?

At Aalto University, we believe in curiosity and we encourage our students to explore the unknown and do things in a totally new way. We offer the highest level of education in business, art and design, architecture, and technology in Finland.

Freedom to Choose

Aalto University degrees get you going for a successful career. In Helsinki and on the adjacent Otaniemi campus, Master’s and Doctoral Programs draw talented academics from all over the world. Students get hefty discounts in transport, lodging, and dining. Except for the joint programs, Aalto University charges no tuition fees.

Aalto University School of Business is the first business school in the Nordic countries to have received all three labels of excellence from the world’s leading business school accreditation bodies: AACSB, AMBA and EQUIS. This Triple Crown status is an honour held by only a few business schools worldwide.

Freedom to Do

From the beginning of your studies, you will get to participate in interesting projects and hone your practical skills. The blossoming startup scene and initiatives like Aalto Design Factory help our students generate real businesses out of their dreams and ideas. Under the tutelage of several distinguished scholars, you can also enter the realm of research and strive for the best. Freedom to Move Aalto University has extensive partnerships with over 400 universities worldwide. For example, the School of Business has exchange programs with some of the best business schools in the world. International doctoral and post-doc researchers, teachers and summer schools are a strong testimony to our opportunities.

Aalto University Schools

  • School of Arts, Design and Architecture
  • School of Business
  • School of Chemical Technology
  • School of Electrical Engineering
  • School of Engineering
  • School of Science

Tuition Fees

Tuition fees for Bachelor and Master programmes taught in English from 1 August 2017 onwards are subject to annual fees for non-EU/EEA citizens. Programmes taught in Finnish or Swedish are free of charge for all students.

The tuition fees range from EUR 12 000 to EUR 15 000 per academic year depending on the programme:

  • EUR 12 000 per academic year for the International Business BScBA degree programme;
  • EUR 15 000 per academic year for study options leading to a master's degree.

International joint degree programmes have their own tuition fees and scholarship schemes. For more information, please visit the programmes' webpage: http://www.aalto.fi/en/studies/education/international_double_degree_programmes/

Scholarships

There are several ways to fund your studies at Aalto University. Prospective non-EU/EEA students applying to Aalto University Bachelor’s and Master’s programmes as well as Nordic Master programmes are eligible to apply for scholarships awarded from the Aalto University Scholarship programme. Certain international joint degree programmes have their own tuition fees and scholarship schemes. There are also some possibilities to apply for a scholarship outside Aalto University.

Aalto University Scholarship Programme

Aalto University Scholarship programme seeks to recognize talented non-EU/EEA students across the world by awarding academic excellence. Scholarships may cover 50% or 100% of the tuition fee. The number of scholarships awarded is limited and depends on the budget available to the programme.

Aalto University is also building an incentive scholarship system in which an additional waiver will be rewarded to students who have made good progress in their studies.

Applicants apply for the scholarships at the same time they apply for their preferred study options with the same application form. The scholarship decision is given together with the admission decision. The decisions on the awarded scholarships are made on the basis of the academic merits of the students selected to study in the programmes.

At the moment, Aalto University does not offer any scholarships to cover living costs in Finland. Students are expected to cover all living expenses (app. EUR 800 per month) and other study-related costs from their own financial resources. Scholarship recipients must still be able to fund their living costs, as per the requirements of the Finnish Immigration Service. Students who were selected during the application period 2016 to English-taught bachelor’s or master’s programmes will not be required to pay tuition fees and cannot apply for scholarships.

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This school offers programs in:
  • English
  • Finnish
  • Swedish

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Programs

This school also offers:

MA

Master of Arts in Collaborative and Industrial Design

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Helsinki Espoo Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

The Master’s programme in Collaborative and Industrial Design (CoID) focuses on design's role in society. It provides skills to work with design entrepreneurs and in a range of roles within the industry, business, communities, education and the government. [+]

Interested in expanding industrial design with human-centred approaches, strategic thinking and research? Visit the Collaborative and Industrial Design Programme website coid.aalto.fi for exciting stories about CoID students’ innovative projects, the student community, and more information about the courses and faculty members.

Goal of education (Learning outcomes) Content outcomes

The Master’s programme in Collaborative and Industrial Design (CoID) focuses on design's role in society. It provides skills to work with design entrepreneurs and in a range of roles within the industry, business, communities, education and the government. The programme extends industrial design into interaction design, service design, co-design and other emerging fields in which design activities can enhance the quality of the environment and people’s life. Students learn empathic, critical, strategic and technical skills needed in design innovation processes. They are also encouraged to explore novel roles in the design industry.... [-]


Master of Arts in Contemporary Design

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

The Contemporary Design Programme enables designers to nurture an artistic mindset in a multidisciplinary environment that fuels design innovations as well as personal and business engagements. In the program, the design is understood in a broad sense including experimental and conceptual works from the spheres of critical and speculative design, experimental design, contemporary craft and product design. [+]

Description of the programme

The Contemporary Design Programme enables designers to nurture an artistic mindset in a multidisciplinary environment that fuels design innovations as well as personal and business engagements. In the program, a design is understood in a broad sense including experimental and conceptual works from the spheres of critical and speculative design, experimental design, contemporary craft and product design.

The education prepares the students to develop their own creative and experimental processes to explore and materialize ideas, concepts and final designs. Alongside their own creative work, students study in multidisciplinary teams and develop their skills to present, exhibit, produce and commercialize their design works and talent.... [-]


Master of Arts in Creative Sustainability

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

The International Master’s Programme in Creative Sustainability (CS) is a joint master’s degree programme at the School of Arts, Design and Architecture, School of Business and School of Engineering. Global and local challenges and the complexity of future scenarios require strengthening the multidisciplinary approach and the inter-linkage of environmental, economic, socio-cultural aspects of education. [+]

The Master's Programme in Creative Sustainability combines business, architecture, built environment, design, and real estate to help you learn how to create new sustainable solutions. http://acs.aalto.fi

Programme overview

Creative Sustainability programme (CS) provides a multidisciplinary learning platform in the fields of architecture, built environment, business and design. It allows students to study and develop solutions to global sustainability concerns such as climate change, resource scarcity, global poverty as well as social and economic inequality.

Global and local challenges call for multidisciplinary approaches and the inter-linkage of environmental, economic, socio-cultural aspects of education. CS programme brings together students who are devoted to develop systemic solutions, work in multidisciplinary teams and challenge themselves with practical learning tasks. The studies offer students opportunities to collaborate with research projects, companies, organisations and students from other disciplines.... [-]


Master of Arts in Design for Theatre, Film and Television - Costume Design

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Helsinki Espoo Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

The Costume Design Major of the Master’s Programme in Design for Theatre, Film and Television aims at creating the future professionals for the field of costume design, supporting the development of a dynamic artistic vision and a research-oriented approach for the performing arts and the film and media creative industries. [+]

Would you like to study Costume Design at the forefront of the field? Are you interested in exploring costume from a practice-based perspective that stimulates the mind towards new concepts and ideas? Do you want to be part of international events for the field of costume? The Costume Design Major of the Master’s Programme in Design for Theatre, Film and Television aims at creating the future professionals for the field of costume design, supporting the development of a dynamic artistic vision and a research-oriented approach for the performing arts and the film and media creative industries.

Goal of education

The Costume Design Major of the Master’s Degree Programme in Design for Theatre, Film and Television focuses on the students’ personal development in artistic practice, through creative enquiry and collaboration, theoretical and critical thinking, and aims at their professional competence as costume designers in projects for the screen and the performing arts. The studies are continuously enriched and updated by new design practices, new technologies and cutting-edge research in the field.... [-]


Master of Arts in Design for Theatre, Film and Television - Production Design

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

The major in production design involves training artistic designers who are responsible for the visual, operational and production entity of a film production. [+]

Goal of education

The major in production design involves training artistic designers who are responsible for the visual, operational and production entity of a film production.

The aim of the education is to find and enhance the student’s personal artistic vision, to extend his/her professional competence and/or specialisation and to provide skills needed for doctoral studies. Along with broad-ranging professional skills, the goal is to obtain the ability to develop the student’s own field in a creative and independent manner. Master’s degree students are expected to work independently and to play an active role in planning their studies.

A key objective of master’s degree studies in product design is to support the student’s personal goals and reinforce the competence of students with different backgrounds in the field of product design as well as direct them in their choice of specialisation. Another aim is to encourage the student to boldly bring forth his/her perspective on artistic collaboration as a whole.... [-]


Master of Arts in Fashion, Clothing and Textile Design

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

The programme deepens and extends the students’ skills in fashion, clothing, textile and collection design on a high artistic and professional level, strategic thinking as well as creating, coordinating and leading fashion and design concept processes. [+]

Holistic thinking, creativity and innovation at the core of Fashion, Clothing and Textile Studies. Are you interested to explore more? Visit the Fashion, Clothing and Textile Programme website http://fact.aalto.fi/ for course highlights, exciting visuals of our students' works and more information about the study opportunities and faculty members.

Goal of education (Learning outcomes) Content outcomes

The programme deepens and extends the students’ skills in fashion, clothing and textile design on a high artistic and professional level. Students develop their creative vision and management skills for fashion, clothing, textile and collection design. The design process includes the whole path from concept and initial design to marketing and sales. Creativity and new forward-thinking ideas are emphasized on every step of the process. At the core of the programme are the understanding of the fashion system and its impact on society and business. Basic and applied understanding of sustainability issues in fashion and textile area is provided. Students are challenged to explore the possibilities of new technologies, new materials and innovative design solutions in both physical and digital media.... [-]


Master of Arts in Film and Television - Cinematography

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

In Master’s Programme in Film and Television, major in Cinematography, the student deepens his/her vocational competence to achieve a greater mastery of the overall artistic, production and technical entity of his/her professional area in various film, TV and advertising productions. [+]

Goal of education

In Master’s Programme in Film and Television, major in Cinematography, the student deepens his/her vocational competence to achieve a greater mastery of the overall artistic, production and technical entity of his/her professional area in various film, TV and advertising productions. A student of cinematography has a wide-ranging mastery of artistic means of expression, cinematography methods and challenging technical concepts, equipment and work methods. In addition, the student becomes familiar with both the cinematographer’s changing role and also the use of new artistic and technical working methods and technologies along with innovative research connected with them.... [-]


Master of Arts in Film and Television - Documentary Film

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Helsinki Espoo Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

The goal of the Master’s Programme in Film and Television, major in Documentary Film is to train visionary documentary film directors who create the future of the field. [+]

Goal of education

The goal of the Master’s Programme in Film and Television, major in Documentary Film is to train visionary documentary film directors who create the future of the field. In Master’s degree studies, the students deepen their vision regarding theory, history and contemporary expression in the genre, and develop their competence in relation to the changing professional field of documentary film.

A broader understanding of development in the field and its future possibilities is built on the foundation of the director’s competence in his/her professional role. The direction of the MA diploma film is an important framework within which students strengthen their specialisation in the professional field of the genre and take part in developing a tradition of expression.... [-]


Master of Arts in Film and Television - Film Directing

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

Master’s programme in Film and Television, major in Film Directing strengthen the student director’s idea generation skills, idea development, storybuilding and narration skills in addition to developing the director’s personal cinematic style and directorial identity. [+]

The Master’s Programme in Film and Television, major in Directing will not accept new students for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Goal of education Master’s programme in Film and Television, major in Film Directing strengthen the student director’s idea generation skills, idea development, storybuilding and narration skills in addition to developing the director’s personal cinematic style and directorial identity.

Master’s studies in Film Directing deepen the student’s production competence and provide the skills to direct a feature-length film.

More about the language of instruction The language of instruction in the Master’s Programme in Film and Television, major in Film Directing is Finnish. However, part of the courses are taught in English. The degree can be completed in English. ... [-]

Master of Arts in Film and Television - Film Editing

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

The Major in Film Editing, part of the Master’s Programme in Film and Television, is a continuation of the bachelor’s studies in film editing. Bachelor’s studies in this major provide an outstanding foundation for master’s studies. [+]

Goal of education

The Major in Film Editing, part of the Master’s Programme in Film and Television, is a continuation of the bachelor’s studies in film editing. Bachelor’s studies in this major provide an outstanding foundation for master’s studies.

The technical, expressive and vocational foundation for film editing has been laid in the BA studies. The aim of the MA degree is to develop the student into an expert of viewing and seeing, a storyteller and an artist. Mastering the structure and expression of a feature-length documentary and a feature fiction film are at the core of the teaching. The MA degree also provides the opportunity to specialise in digital post-production, animation and experimental film. The goal of the education is to impart a capacity for pursuing further studies.... [-]


Master of Arts in Film and Television - Film Sound Design

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

A sound designer and sound engineer gain a comprehensive knowledge of the practices, means of artistic expression, technical equipment and theoretical concepts in his/her own field. [+]

Goal of education

Master’s Programme in Film and Television, major in Film Sound Design train artists and professionals to work as sound designers and sound engineers in all areas of film production. The aim of master’s studies is to improve the student’s skills, especially in the area of sound design. The student gains a greater understanding and mastery of the artistic, production and technical content of his/her professional area by means of course modules and practice work that steadily increases in its level of difficulty.

A sound designer and sound engineer gain a comprehensive knowledge of the practices, means of artistic expression, technical equipment and theoretical concepts in his/her own field. A key goal of the education is to further develop the student’s talents and personality, impart additional technical and artistic skills and basic knowledge of the field and its history and develop management skills and a research work skills.... [-]


Master of Arts in Interior Architecture

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

Interior architecture addresses the close, human scale of space and furniture, used to create meaning and value for people and organisations an to transform and renew the everyday living environment. Dealing with the design of immediate interior and exterior environments, interior architecture requires an understanding of human aspirations and culture, the bodily experience and the senses, and the spatial, material and technological means to meet these needs. [+]

Goal of the education

Interior architecture addresses the close, human scale of space and furniture, used to create meaning and value for people and organisations an to transform and renew the everyday living environment. Dealing with the design of immediate interior and exterior environments, interior architecture requires an understanding of human aspirations and culture, the bodily experience and the senses, and the spatial, material and technological means to meet these needs. A skilled interior architect is capable of integrating diverse elements into functional and experiential design solutions that not only meet but exceed users’ and clients’ expectations and are social, environmentally and economically sustainable.... [-]


Master of Arts in International Design Business Management

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Helsinki Espoo Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

The master’s programme in International Design Business Management (IDBM) is a 120 ECTS credit joint offering between the Aalto University School of Arts, Design and Architecture, School of Science, and School of Business. [+]

http://idbm.aalto.fi/

Goal of education

The master’s programme in International Design Business Management (IDBM) is a joint teaching and research platform of all the Aalto University schools (School of Arts, Design and Architecture, School of Business, and schools of science and technology). The programme is taught completely in English. The first year of studies consists of a set of intensive compulsory study modules in all three fields and requires a full-time commitment. The second year of studies is more flexible to meet individual needs and interests.

IDBM educates students with arts, business, science and engineering backgrounds as T-shaped professionals providing them with a strategic view into creative leadership and management of international design-centric businesses, operations, and product and service development. The objective is to gain knowledge in multiple disciplines and to learn to connect one’s own disciplinary expertise to a wider multi-disciplinary, inter-disciplinary and trans-disciplinary design business framework. The global approach of IDBM programme prepares students to work in multi-cultural settings and collaborate across national and cultural boundaries. Graduates of the IDBM programme will be able to manage and lead initiatives and other individuals in order to undertake new business ventures within global environments.... [-]


Master of Arts in New Media - Game Design and Production

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

Are you interested in learning game design and production with leading professionals in an international atmosphere? Game Design and Production is a Major Subject within the Master’s Programme in New Media focusing on game design for interactive digital media. The education is project-oriented and provides a unique possibility for developing game design skills while also building conceptual understanding of games. [+]

Are you interested in learning game design and production with leading professionals in an international atmosphere? Game Design and Production is a Major Subject within the Master’s Programme in New Media focusing on game design for interactive digital media. The education is project-oriented and provides a unique possibility for developing game design skills while also building conceptual understanding of games. You will deepen your skills based on a personal study plan. Multidisciplinarity is emphasized by the highly diverse backgrounds of students – one can apply with any Bachelor’s degree, and the students include programmers, 3D artists, animators, creative writers, architects, and even psychologists. The teacher network includes top game industry professionals and game scholars. The programme is taught in English, and students can write their thesis in Finnish, Swedish or English.... [-]


Master of Arts in New Media - New Media Design and Production

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

Would you like to explore the exciting opportunities new digital technology opens to communication, interaction and expression – and find a career where you can utilise your creativity? New Media Design and Production is a major subject within the Master’s Programme in New Media, focusing on art and design in interactive media. [+]

Would you like to explore the exciting opportunities new digital technology opens to communication, interaction and expression – and find a career where you can utilise your creativity? New Media Design and Production is a major subject within the Master’s Programme in New Media, focusing on art and design in interactive media. The education is project-oriented, combining practice with theory. You can focus on dynamic visualisation, art & culture, interaction design and interactive & generative storytelling. The programme is fully taught in English, and your master’s thesis can be written in Finnish, Swedish or English.

Learning outcomes

Graduates from the programme have... [-]


Master of Arts in New Media - Sound in New Media

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

Are you passionate about discovering and widening the scope of sound design in the digital era? Welcome to study Sound in New Media Major Subject. The education is project-oriented, joining practice with theory. It combines art, design and media-driven aspects of sound, covering a wide range of disciplines from concept design to live performance and from storytelling to programming. [+]

Are you passionate about discovering and widening the scope of sound design in the digital era? Welcome to study Sound in New Media Major Subject. The education is project-oriented, joining practice with theory. It combines art, design and media-driven aspects of sound, covering a wide range of disciplines from concept design to live performance and from storytelling to programming. Teaching is fully in English, and students can write their Master's thesis in Finnish, Swedish or English.

Learning Outcomes

The general learning objectives of Sound in New Media are the following core competencies, which the students will develop during their studies:

project management skills, design skills, transdisciplinary and teamwork skills, musical competence and creative use of software ... [-]

Master of Arts in Nordic Visual Studies and Art Education (NoVA)

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

The Master’s Programme in Nordic Visual Studies and Art Education (NoVA) educates professionals and researchers, to achieve an understanding of the best Nordic practices and traditions in art education and visual communication, and give relevant competencies. [+]

Nordic Visual Studies and Art Education (NoVA) educates contemporary art and visual culture professionals and researchers, to achieve an understanding of the best Nordic practices and traditions in art education and visual communication.

Through the NoVA education, you achieve relevant competencies and pedagogical interaction skills for working in cross-cultural and international educational situations and environments. As a student, you may direct yourself toward teaching, producing, designing, guidance and consultant tasks on different levels of schooling, or in the fields of art and visual and media culture, social sectors and corporate life. Teaching is provided by faculty from three Nordic universities/ university colleges, and the program is open to international students. NoVA builds on Nordic competences and expertise, which are related to current discussions in the field of international art education.... [-]


Master of Arts in Photography

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Helsinki Espoo Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

Welcome to the Master´s Programme in Photography at Aalto University! Our programme provides a high-level education and the studies enable the development of advanced professional competence, expressive skills and theoretical thinking. [+]

Welcome to the Master's Programme in Photography at Aalto University! In The School of Arts, Design and Architecture, theory meets practice. Our programme provides a high-level education, and the studies enable the development of advanced professional competence, expressive skills and theoretical thinking. A strong artistic vision and the ability to think conceptually are the key objectives of the programme. Students develop their artistic and professional skills throughout their own projects and practice. The University is located in the Helsinki metropolitan area. Our unit is the home of the Helsinki School and the Helsinki Photomedia international research conference.

Goal of education Content outcomes: The student strengthens his/her expression skills, artistic vision and vocational competence. The student gains a profound understanding of the field of photography and the ability to relate his/her activities to it. Graduates of the Master’s Programme in Photography understand the many different uses and special characteristics of photography and work with the medium in a professional manner. Skill outcomes: The student produces technically and conceptually high-quality photographic expression. The student can use different photography publication processes and platforms. The student is able to network nationally and internationally and present his/her competence to other actors in the field of photography and visual art. Academic skills: The student knows the basics of photography theory. He/she can write academic text and use information sources. He/she knows the trends and methods in photography research and, more broadly, in visual culture research and the related theoretical backgrounds. ... [-]

Master of Arts in Visual Communication Design

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

Visual Communication is changing rapidly. Design thinking now includes new forms such as story-telling, experiences, and data visualization. Our programmes represent an expanded trans-media discipline of communication and expression. When it comes to stories, many creatives have them: Graphic Designers, Authors, Animators, Graphic Novelists, and Children’s Book Illustrators. Be an explorer that uses visuals to create compelling original content in our Visual Narrative major. Likewise, the demand for well-designed infographics is expanding. Our Information Design major has applications far beyond the traditional design professions. Apply to make data-driven messages that sing. [+]

Visual Communication is changing rapidly. Design thinking now includes new forms such as story-telling, experiences, and data visualization. Our programme represents an expanded trans-media discipline of communication and expression. When it comes to stories, many creatives have them: Graphic Designers, Authors, Animators, Graphic Novelists, and Children’s Book Illustrators. Be an explorer that uses visuals to create compelling original content in our concentration in Visual Narrative. Likewise, the demand for well-designed infographics is expanding. Our concentration in Information Design has applications far beyond the traditional design professions. Apply to make data-driven messages that sing.... [-]


Master of Arts in Visual Cultures, Curating and Contemporary Art

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

Visual Cultures, Curating and Contemporary Art (ViCCA) is a two-year transdisciplinary Master’s Programme which explores emerging knowledge and practices at the intersections of visual cultures, curating and contemporary art. [+]

Visual Cultures, Curating and Contemporary Art (ViCCA) is a two-year transdisciplinary Master’s Programme which explores emerging knowledge and practices at the intersections of visual cultures, curating and contemporary art. We facilitate students to develop and contextualize their own practices within and in between these contexts. The programme is open to artists, curators, scholars and practitioners with different backgrounds and experience, who are looking for opportunities to understand, challenge and shift the paradigms of contemporary art and the world around us.

Goal of education (Learning outcomes)

ViCCA explores art in new contexts. Central to the program is the new and emergent professional practices, which are born and developed in the new spaces of cultural production. In the program, art making and new professional agencies are explored within the broadened field of visual cultures.... [-]


MSc

Master of Science in Accounting

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Helsinki Espoo Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

The Master’s Programme in Accounting provides students with in-depth expertise in the production and use of financial information. Accounting is an invaluable tool for finding financially sound, workable solutions to often complex and ambiguous managerial challenges. [+]

The Master’s Programme in Accounting gives you in-depth expertise in the production and use of financial information.

Accounting is at the heart of businesses, and a critical part of financially sound, workable solutions to often complex and ambiguous managerial challenges. The Master’s Programme in Accounting gives you the opportunity to learn invaluable tools for succeeding in the often turbulent contemporary organisations.

Programme overview: Management and Financial accounting

In the Master’s Programme in Accounting, you can specialise in management accounting or financial accounting:

Management accounting helps you learn how to prepare and use the financial and non-financial information to serve the needs of managerial control and decision-making. The core topics in this area of specialisation include... [-]


Master of Science in Advanced Energy Solutions - Industrial Energy Processes and Sustainability

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

Interested in a career in energy for our society? Want to be involved in the development of rapidly-changing, future energy systems? Master Programme in advanced Energy Solutions may be the perfect match for you. [+]

Interested in a career in energy for our society? Want to be involved in the development of rapidly-changing, future energy systems? Master's Programme in Advanced Energy Solutions may be the perfect match for you.

There is an ongoing transition towards sustainable energy which combines smartness, flexibility and environmental performance with a customer acceptance and engagement. New energy system will be a complex combination of central and local resources. This calls for a new thinking of primary sources, production, markets, transmission, use and customers as producer-consumers (prosumers).

The program has four majors. In each of them, You will be provided a solid theoretical background, complemented with interdisciplinary studies to broaden and deepen the understanding of energy challenges in our society.... [-]


Master of Science in Advanced Energy Solutions - Sustainable Energy Conversion Processes

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

Interested in a career in energy for our society? Want to be involved in the development of rapidly-changing, future energy systems? Master's Programme in Advanced Energy Solutions may be the perfect match for you. [+]

Interested in a career in energy for our society? Want to be involved in the development of rapidly-changing energy systems of the future? The Master’s Programme in Advanced Energy Solutions may be the perfect match for you.

There is an ongoing transition towards sustainable energy, which combines smartness, flexibility and environmental performance with customer acceptance and engagement. The new energy system will be a complex combination of central and local resources. This calls for a new thinking of primary sources, production, markets, transmission, use and customers as producer-consumers, or prosumers.

The programme has four majors. In each of them, you will be provided with a solid theoretical background, which is then complemented with interdisciplinary studies to broaden and deepen your understanding of energy challenges in our society.... [-]


Master of Science in Advanced Energy Solutions - Sustainable Energy in Buildings and Built Environment

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

There is an ongoing transition towards sustainable energy which combines smartness, flexibility and environmental performance with a customer acceptance and engagement. New energy system will be a complex combination of central and local resources. This calls for a new thinking of primary sources, production, markets, transmission, use and customers as producer-consumers (prosumers). [+]

Interested in a career in energy for our society? Want to be involved in the development of rapidly changing energy systems of the future? The Master’s Programme in Advanced Energy Solutions may be the perfect match for you.

There is an ongoing transition towards sustainable energy, which combines smartness, flexibility and environmental performance with customer acceptance and engagement. The new energy system will be a complex combination of central and local resources. This calls for a new thinking of primary sources, production, markets, transmission, use and customers as producer-consumers, or prosumers.

The programme has four majors. In each of them, you will be provided with a solid theoretical background, which is then complemented with interdisciplinary studies to broaden and deepen your understanding of energy challenges in our society.... [-]


Master of Science in Advanced Energy Solutions - Sustainable Energy Systems and Markets

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

Master Program in Advanced Energy Solutions may be the perfect match for you. There is an ongoing transition towards sustainable energy which combines smartness, flexibility and environmental performance with a customer acceptance and engagement. New energy system will be a complex combination of central and local resources. This calls for new thinking of primary sources, production, markets, transmission, use and customers as producer-consumers (prosumers). [+]

Interested in a career in energy in our society? Want to be involved in the development of rapidly-changing, future energy systems? The Master Programme in Advanced Energy Solutions may be the perfect match for you.

Energy is the biggest challenge for mankind. It is the basic prerequisite of any industrial activities, the necessity for the functioning of human communities and, due to fertilizers and agricultural machines, the necessary requirement for food production. As the population grows and living standard of people around the world gets higher, also the demand for energy is drastically increased. At the same time, our planet is colliding with its limits. The climate change is accelerated, which compels us to cut carbon dioxide emissions drastically. Raw materials are depleted, which makes us to renew our industrial base and to develop the recycling economy.... [-]


Master of Science in Advanced Materials for Innovation and Sustainability (EIT Raw Materials)

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

The Master's Programme in Advanced Materials for Innovation and Sustainability (AMIS) covers substituting and exploiting materials and technologies for products in order to improve their performance while focusing on material and value chain optimisation. [+]

Acquire an understanding of the full raw materials value chain, and a mindset for innovation & entrepreneurship focusing on sustainability

Master's Programme in Advanced Materials for Innovation and Sustainability (AMIS) covers substituting and exploiting materials and technologies for products in order to improve their performance while focusing on material and value chain optimisation. You will acquire an understanding of the full raw materials value chain with a mindset for innovation & entrepreneurship focusing on sustainability.

In this double degree programme, the mobility of the students is an integrated part of the programme and students will study at two of the consortium partner universities. Upon completion of the two-year programme, students will receive a double degree. The language of instruction is English.... [-]


Master of Science in Architecture

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

Architecture is a field of technology and of art. Architecture teaching combines knowledge-based professional material and artistic understanding and expression skills. [+]

Architecture is a field of technology and of art. Architecture teaching combines knowledge-based professional material and artistic understanding and expression skills. An architect must be able to see problems from many different directions, which is the reason for the broad-based nature of the degree in architecture. The current nature of the education develops the student's scientific and artistic thinking relating to the construction of a socially responsible and sustainable future.

Goal of education

The learning outcomes are based on the regulations of the EU directive that applies to pursuing the professional activities of an architect (Directive 2005/36/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on the recognition of professional qualifications). According to the directive, an architectural degree meets the expectations of the construction industry and also enables a career outside Finland.... [-]


Master of Science in Automation and Electrical Engineering

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

Master's Programme in Automation and Electrical Engineering is a broad multi-disciplinary programme providing graduates with an ability to work in and between a wide variety of fields - ranging from traditional Electrical Engineering and Energy sectors to Biomedical Engineering, Control Engineering and Robotics. Drawing from extensive research in mathematical and natural sciences, the curriculum is flexible and allows students to study a unique combination of courses to suit their own interests. [+]

The Master's Programme in Automation and Electrical Engineering is a broad multi-disciplinary programme providing graduates with the ability to work in and between a wide variety of fields - ranging from traditional Electrical Engineering and Energy sectors to Biomedical Engineering, Control Engineering and Robotics. Drawing from extensive research in mathematical and natural sciences, the curriculum is flexible and allows each student to study a unique combination of courses to suit his/her own interests.

Renewable energies and sustainability. Distributed and networked systems. Sensing and perceiving the environment. The transition from automation to autonomy. Personal healthcare.... [-]


Master of Science in Building Technology

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

The Master’s Programme in Building Technology offers students comprehensive academic and professional knowledge of the different disciplines within civil and structural engineering. [+]

The Master's Programme in Building Technology offers comprehensive academic and professional education in a variety of disciplines within civil and structural engineering.

Civil engineering plays a key role in creating safe and healthy built environments, which are essential elements of everyday life and well-being. Combining the global needs for energy efficiency and sustainability with the characteristics of a good living environment requires theoretical understanding, professional skills and a broad perspective.

The Master’s Programme in Building Technology deals with the design, construction, use and maintenance of civil engineering structures, such as buildings and bridges. With its four main topics – structural engineering, building performance, construction management and mineral-based materials – the programme offers knowledge and skills necessary for future careers in industry, research, education or government bodies. Based on your individual choices, you may specialise in topics like building energy use, building services technology, repair and maintenance, indoor air quality and fire safety engineering.... [-]


Master of Science in Chemical, Biochemical and Materials Engineering - Biomass Refining

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

The School of Chemical Technology combines natural sciences and engineering in a unique way. This allows the results of our research to be refined a long way and put into practice as ready products and processes. Each innovation secures both our renewable and non-renewable natural resources for the future. [+]

The School of Chemical Engineering combines natural sciences and engineering in a unique way. This allows the results of our research to be refined a long way and put into practice as ready products and processes. Each innovation secures both our renewable and non-renewable natural resources for the future.

The School provides education for a wide range of responsible future professionals. M.Sc. and PhD graduates in technology work in diverse positions in Finland's largest industrial sectors, in the metal and electronics industry, wood processing industries as well as chemical, pharmaceutical, biotechnology and food industries. The research and teaching are supported by an extensive international academic and industrial cooperation network.... [-]


Master of Science in Chemical, Biochemical and Materials Engineering - Biotechnology

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

The School of Chemical Technology combines natural sciences and engineering in a unique way. This allows the results of our research to be refined a long way and put into practice as ready products and processes. Each innovation secures both our renewable and non-renewable natural resources for the future. [+]

The School of Chemical Engineering combines natural sciences and engineering in a unique way. This allows the results of our research to be refined a long way and put into practice as ready products and processes. Each innovation secures both our renewable and non-renewable natural resources for the future.

The School provides education for a wide range of responsible future professionals. M.Sc. and Ph.D. graduates in technology work in diverse positions in Finland's largest industrial sectors, in the metal and electronics industry, wood processing industries as well as chemical, pharmaceutical, biotechnology and food industries. The research and teaching are supported by an extensive international academic and industrial cooperation network.... [-]


Master of Science in Chemical, Biochemical and Materials Engineering - Chemical and Process Engineering

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

The School of Chemical Technology combines natural sciences and engineering in a unique way. This allows the results of our research to be refined a long way and put into practice as ready products and processes. Each innovation secures both our renewable and non-renewable natural resources for the future. [+]

The School of Chemical Engineering combines natural sciences and engineering in a unique way. This allows the results of our research to be refined a long way and put into practice as ready products and processes. Each innovation secures both our renewable and non-renewable natural resources for the future.

The School provides education for a wide range of responsible future professionals. M.Sc. and PhD graduates in technology work in diverse positions in Finland's largest industrial sectors, in the metal and electronics industry, wood processing industries as well as chemical, pharmaceutical, biotechnology and food industries. The research and teaching are supported by an extensive international academic and industrial cooperation network.... [-]


Master of Science in Chemical, Biochemical and Materials Engineering - Chemistry

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

The School provides education for a wide range of responsible future professionals. M.Sc. and PhD graduates in technology work in diverse positions in Finland's largest industrial sectors, in the metal and electronics industry, wood processing industries as well as chemical, pharmaceutical, biotechnology and food industries. The research and teaching are supported by an extensive international academic and industrial cooperation network. [+]

The School of Chemical Engineering combines natural sciences and engineering in a unique way. This allows the results of our research to be refined a long way and put into practice as ready products and processes. Each innovation secures both our renewable and non-renewable natural resources for the future.

The School provides education for a wide range of responsible future professionals. M.Sc. and PhD graduates in technology work in diverse positions in Finland's largest industrial sectors, in the metal and electronics industry, wood processing industries as well as chemical, pharmaceutical, biotechnology and food industries. The research and teaching are supported by an extensive international academic and industrial cooperation network.... [-]


Master of Science in Chemical, Biochemical and Materials Engineering - Fibre and Polymer Engineering

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

The learning outcomes of the master's degree are based on the aims set for education leading to a Master of Science (Technology) as defined in the degree regulations of the School of Chemical Technology. The learning outcomes of the degree are further specified in the major- and course-specific descriptions of learning outcomes. [+]

The School of Chemical Engineering combines natural sciences and engineering in a unique way. This allows the results of our research to be refined a long way and put into practice as ready products and processes. Each innovation secures both our renewable and non-renewable natural resources for the future.

The School provides education for a wide range of responsible future professionals. M.Sc. and PhD graduates in technology work in diverse positions in Finland's largest industrial sectors, in the metal and electronics industry, wood processing industries as well as chemical, pharmaceutical, biotechnology and food industries. The research and teaching are supported by an extensive international academic and industrial cooperation network.... [-]


Master of Science in Chemical, Biochemical and Materials Engineering - Functional Materials

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

The learning outcomes of the master's degree are based on the aims set for education leading to a Master of Science (Technology) as defined in the degree regulations of the School of Chemical Technology. The learning outcomes of the degree are further specified in the major- and course-specific descriptions of learning outcomes. [+]

The School of Chemical Engineering combines natural sciences and engineering in a unique way. This allows the results of our research to be refined a long way and put into practice as ready products and processes. Each innovation secures both our renewable and non-renewable natural resources for the future.

The School provides education for a wide range of responsible future professionals. M.Sc. and Ph.PhDaduates in technology work in diverse positions in Finland's largest industrial sectors, in the metal and electronics industry, wood processing industries as well as chemical, pharmaceutical, biotechnology and food industries. The research and teaching are supported by an extensive international academic and industrial cooperation network.... [-]


Master of Science in Chemical, Biochemical and Materials Engineering - Sustainable Metals Processing

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

The focus areas of the education are the sustainable use and processing of natural resources and new materials, including their technical applications. In the studies towards the major, students acquire advanced knowledge in a specific area of biotechnology, chemical technology or material science and technology. [+]

The School of Chemical Engineering combines natural sciences and engineering in a unique way. This allows the results of our research to be refined a long way and put into practice as ready products and processes. Each innovation secures both our renewable and non-renewable natural resources for the future.

The School provides education for a wide range of responsible future professionals. M.Sc. and PhPhDraduates in technology work in diverse positions in Finland's largest industrial sectors, in the metal and electronics industry, wood processing industries as well as chemical, pharmaceutical, biotechnology and food industries. The research and teaching are supported by an extensive international academic and industrial cooperation network.... [-]


Master of Science in Cold Climate Engineering (Nordic Master)

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

The Nordic Master in Cold Climate Engineering is the first comprehensive master’s programme in cold climate engineering in Europe and gives the students a unique possibility to do field work and projects in Greenland or Svalbard. [+]

Visit the Arctic and gain a unique specialisation in cold climate engineering. Boost your CV by studying abroad. Graduate with a double degree from two internationally acclaimed universities.

The Arctic is a place unlike anywhere else. Its fragile ecosystem, challenging weather and scarce infrastructure make it a demanding environment for the engineers who work there. By actually going to the Arctic – Svalbard or Greenland – and putting your skills to use, you will get valuable first-hand insight into working as an engineer in one of the most challenging areas of the world.

Cold climate engineering has an increasingly important role to play in ensuring the sustainable development of the Arctic. New shipping routes, as well as mining possibilities, are emerging in the region. The development of new industry in the Arctic region is intensifying rapidly and the industry now needs engineers with specialised Arctic competence.... [-]


Master of Science in Computer, Communication and Information Sciences - Acoustics and Audio Technology

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

The major in Acoustics and Audio Technology gives fundamental knowledge about acoustical phenomena, human hearing and audio technologies, and also facilitates the students to apply the knowledge in practice. Acoustics and Audio Technology is one of the eight majors offered in the Master's Programme in Computer, Communication and Information Sciences (CCIS). [+]

The major in Acoustics and Audio Technology gives fundamental knowledge about acoustical phenomena, human hearing and audio technologies, and also facilitates students to apply this knowledge in practice. Acoustics and Audio Technology is one of the eight majors offered in the Master's Programme in Computer, Communication and Information Sciences (CCIS).

The goal of the major is that students can use their learning outcome flexibly in different tasks in industry and in academia. For example, students should know why and how modern lossy audio codecs (mp3, AAC) work or they should be able to measure, understand the perceptual aspects, and design the acoustics of a classroom or a noise barrier. Some exemplary fields where the students are expected to be competent are sound recording and reproduction, audio coding, music technology, acoustic measurements, active noise cancellation, audio signal processing, room and building acoustics, and environmental noise.... [-]


Master of Science in Computer, Communication and Information Sciences - Communications Engineering

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

Communications Engineering major focuses on communications and networking technology, networking business, and human-centric communications. Depending on your interest, you can focus the studies more towards Internet Technologies, Wireless Communications or Communications Ecosystem. [+]

Information and communications technology (ICT) is in the forefront of the digital revolution, which is radically transforming the world as we know it. There is a constant need for well-rounded communications engineers with great knowledge of the technology fundamentals, in-depth programming skills and a solid understanding of the business dynamics. At Aalto, you can become a true game-changer in the field.

Study programme

The Communications Engineering major focuses on communications and networking technology, networking business, and human-centric communications. Depending on your interest, you can focus your studies more towards Internet Technologies, Wireless Communications, or Communications Ecosystem.... [-]


Master of Science in Computer, Communication and Information Sciences - Computer Science

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

Master's degree in Computer Science gives you an opportunity to change the world. Software is an essential part of the industry, commerce, healthcare, media, and even art. New innovations are often based on new technologies, such as cloud computing, web, and big data. [+]

Study an all-around degree in Computer Science and get the opportunity to influence the future!

Master's degree in Computer Science gives you an opportunity to change the world. The software is an essential part of the industry, commerce, healthcare, media, and even art. New innovations are often based on new technologies, such as cloud computing, web, and big data.

In the Department of Computer Science, all master level courses are taught in English. We believe in flexibility: students can build their own study plans consisting of core and specialization courses. The core courses give you a strong foundation in algorithms, computer graphics, machine learning, operating systems, security, user interfaces, web software development, etc. The specialization courses are divided into five tracks.... [-]


Master of Science in Computer, Communication and Information Sciences - Game Design and Production

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

Game Design and Production is a multidisciplinary major that tightly integrates students from different backgrounds. Hands-on with minds on – create and analyze games, experiment with new technologies and design approaches, and meet brilliant people with whom to build the future. [+]

Do you dream of being a game-changer in one of today's hottest industries?

Game Design and Production is a multidisciplinary major that tightly integrates students from different backgrounds. Hands-on with minds on – create and analyze games, experiment with new technologies and design approaches, and meet brilliant people with whom to build the future!

At the School of Science, Game Design and Production is one of the eight majors offered in the Master's Programme in Computer, Communication and Information Sciences (CCIS). Studies in the programme are based on both the latest scientific research and industrial state-of-the-art.

Learning outcomes

The Game Design and Production program is organized in collaboration with Aalto University School of Arts, Design and Architecture (ARTS) and the two majors share a large portion of the courses. The obligatory courses differ, however, and the CCIS students have more technical courses on topics such as computer graphics and artificial intelligence. See detailed course data >>... [-]


Master of Science in Computer, Communication and Information Sciences - Human-Computer Interaction

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

Human-Computer Interaction is a new cross-disciplinary major that builds on the success of our previous educational efforts: Interactive Technologies track, Information Networks programme and Usability School by Aalto University, and Interactive Systems by the University of Helsinki. The major has strong links with other majors in the Master's Programme in Computer, Communication and Information Sciences (CCIS). [+]

Become an expert in human-computer interaction!

Rapid advances in hardware, algorithms, software, and networks have opened tremendous new possibilities for human use of information technology. Studies in Human-Computer Interaction (HCI) prepare future experts and leaders who use the advanced methodology to design and develop information technology for the benefit of people.

Human-Computer Interaction is a new cross-disciplinary major that builds on the success of our previous educational efforts: Interactive Technologies track, Information Networks programme andUsability School by Aalto University, and Interactive Systems by the University of Helsinki. The major has strong links with other majors in the Master's Programme in Computer, Communication and Information Sciences (CCIS).... [-]


Master of Science in Computer, Communication and Information Sciences - Machine Learning, Data Science and Artificial Intelligence

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

Machine learning is one of the strong points of Aalto University. This solid education in modern computational data analysis gives you excellent opportunities for a career in research institutions or in the private sector in the rapidly developing fields of machine learning, data science, and artificial intelligence. [+]

Machine learning is one of the strong points of Aalto University. This solid education in modern computational data analysis gives you excellent opportunities for a career in research institutions or in the private sector in the rapidly developing fields of machine learning, data science, and artificial intelligence.

The methods of machine learning and data mining are applicable and needed in a wide variety of fields ranging from process industry to data science. Recent spearhead application areas include

bioinformatics, computational astrophysics, biology, and medicine, interactive technologies, information retrieval, information visualization, neuroinformatics, and social-network analysis. ... [-]

Master of Science in Computer, Communication and Information Sciences - Security and Cloud Computing

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

Studies in Security and Mobile Computing give students a broad understanding of the latest and future technologies for secure mobile and cloud computing systems. [+]

Acquire a world-class education in information security at Aalto University!

Studies in Security and Cloud Computing give students a broad understanding of the latest and future technologies for secure mobile and cloud computing systems. Students will gain both practical engineering knowledge and theoretical insights into

secure systems engineering, distributed application development, network and service architectures, and mobile and cloud platforms.

We believe in combining theoretical knowledge and security expertise with product development skills.

Study programme

The major covers fundamental concepts, methods and the latest technologies on secure systems engineering, distributed application development, ubiquitous computing, network and service architectures, ubiquitous computing, and cloud and mobile computing platforms.... [-]


Master of Science in Computer, Communication and Information Sciences - Software and Service Engineering

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

The Software and Service Engineering studies equip students with the skills that will be of highest value to modern organizations. Students learn how to design, develop, and manage digital products and services. They evolve into independent thinkers capable of tackling complex, real-world problems taking into account the human, societal and organizational factors. [+]

Join Software and Service Engineering and acquire the skills to design, develop, and manage digital products and services!

Digital products and services are crucial to economies, societies and human well-being. They allow businesses to go beyond the traditional boundaries, tap into new capabilities and reach exponential growth.

The Software and Service Engineering studies equip students with the skills that will be of highest value to modern organizations. Students learn how to design, develop, and manage digital products and services. They evolve into independent thinkers capable of tackling complex, real-world problems taking into account the human, societal and organizational factors.... [-]


Master of Science in Creative Sustainability - M.Sc. Degree in Architecture

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

The International Master's Programme in Creative Sustainability (CS) is a joint master’s programme at the School of Arts, Design and Architecture, School of Business and School of Engineering. [+]

Goal of education

Creative Sustainability programme (CS) provides a multidisciplinary learning platform in the fields of architecture, built environment, business and design. It allows students to study and develop solutions to global sustainability concerns such as climate change, resource scarcity, global poverty as well as social and economic inequality.

Global and local challenges call for multidisciplinary approaches and the inter-linkage of environmental, economic, socio-cultural aspects of education. CS programme brings together students who are devoted to develop systemic solutions, work in multidisciplinary teams and challenge themselves with practical learning tasks. The studies offer students opportunities to collaborate with research projects, companies, organisations and students from other disciplines.... [-]


Master of Science in Creative Sustainability - M. Sc. Degree in Economics and Business Administration

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

In the Master's Programme in Creative Sustainability students learn to create new sustainable solutions combining business with architecture, design, landscape planning, real estate and urban planning. [+]

The Master's Programme in Creative Sustainability combines business, architecture, built environment and design to help you learn how to create new sustainable solutions.

Programme overview

The Creative Sustainability programme (CS) provides a multidisciplinary learning platform in the fields of business, architecture, built environment and design. It allows students to study and develop solutions to global sustainability concerns such as climate change, resource scarcity, global poverty as well as social and economic inequality.

The global and local challenges increasingly require a multidisciplinary approach as well as education that can address the linkages between the environmental, the economic and the socio-cultural. The CS programme brings together students who are devoted to developing systemic solutions, working in multidisciplinary teams and challenging themselves with practical learning tasks. The studies offer students opportunities to collaborate with research projects, companies, organisations and students from other disciplines.... [-]


Master of Science in Creative Sustainability - M.Sc. Degree in Technology

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Helsinki Espoo Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

The Master’s Programme in Creative Sustainability (CS) is a degree programme organized in cooperation of the Aalto University School of Arts, Design and Architecture, the School of Business and the School of Engineering. [+]

The Master's Programme in Creative Sustainability combines business, architecture, built environment, design and real estate to help you learn how to create new sustainable solutions.

The Master’s Programme in Creative Sustainability provides an international and multidisciplinary learning platform in the fields of architecture, built environment, business and design. It allows students to study and develop solutions to global sustainability concerns such as climate change, resource scarcity, global poverty as well as social and economic inequality.

Global and local challenges call for multidisciplinary approaches and the inter-linkage of environmental, economic, socio-cultural aspects of education. Creative Sustainability brings together students who are devoted to developing systemic solutions, working in multidisciplinary teams and challenging themselves with practical learning tasks. The studies provide opportunities to collaborate with research projects, companies, organisations and students from other disciplines.... [-]


Master of Science in Economics

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Helsinki Espoo Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

The Master's Programme in Economics develops the ability to apply economic theory to a wide range of economic phenomena. [+]

The Master's Programme in Economics develops your ability to apply economic theory to a wide range of economic phenomena.

The programme qualifies you both to understand the connection between micro- and macroeconomic questions and to see the causality between such questions.

In addition, the programme equips you with appropriate econometric and mathematical analytical tools to address economic issues and problems. You will learn to analyse, organise and effectively communicate your analyses.

Programme overview: Applied Microeconomics and International Economics

In the Master's Programme in Economics, you will gain internationally comparable qualifications and knowledge which are valuable in demanding job markets. You will particularly be able to focus on two key areas:... [-]


Master of Science in Electronics and Nanotechnology

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

This programme offers all this and more. The Master’s programme in Nano and Radio Sciences offers you fundamental knowledge in the following areas: micro- and nanosciences, micro- and nanoelectronic circuit design. [+]

Are you curious how modern wireless devices work and why the wireless connection is getting faster and faster? Would you like to know how to integrate radio-frequency circuits and antennas into smallest wireless sensors, e.g., for the "Internet of Things", for satellite-based earth or space observation, or for implantable medical devices? Perhaps you are also interested in nanofabrication methods, solar panels, or radio propagation and electromagnetics in basic research?

Master's Programme in Electronics and Nanotechnology answers to all these questions and more. The programme offers you fundamental knowledge in the following areas: micro- and nanosciences, micro- and nanoelectronic circuit design, advanced materials and photonics, radio science, and space science & technology. In this programme, you approach engineering studies from both industrial and scientific perspectives. You can be theoretically oriented or direct your studies more towards practical applications.... [-]


Master of Science in Engineering Physics

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

Studies in Engineering Physics create a basis for the technological applications of physics and open the doors for different careers in industry, science and research. [+]

Studies in Engineering Physics create a basis for the technological applications of physics and open the doors for different careers in industry, science and research. A profound understanding of physics and mathematics can be employed in finding novel solutions to both present-day and future’s challenges.

Master's Programme in Engineering Physics is strongly research oriented. Almost half of the MSc graduates continue towards a doctorate. The research focus areas range from experimental and theoretical materials physics to nanophysics and nanoscience, and to novel energy solutions. The study programme differs from a more classical university physics in its proximity to concrete, practical research questions. Its connection to real-life problems is very strong.... [-]


Master of Science in Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Helsinki Espoo Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

The Master's Programme in Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management gives you solid academic understanding and lots of hands-on experience of entrepreneurship in the biggest entrepreneurship ecosystem in Europe. [+]

The Master’s Programme in Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management (EIM) gives you leading-edge insight and a unique challenge-based learning experience in the most vibrant student-led entrepreneurship community in Europe.

Interested in starting up and developing new businesses? Motivated to invent and design new products and services? Curious about how entrepreneurship theories can be applied to solving real-life challenges? Passionate about pursuing bold ideas that can make the world a better place?

Entrepreneurship and innovation are important engines of growth for our societies. They play a key role in generating economic, social and ecological value. Studying in our EIM programme will give you the mindset and skills needed to generate new (business) ideas and turn them into actions that can make a difference in your life and the lives of others.... [-]


Master of Science in Environmental Engineering (Nordic Master)

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

Environmental Technologies and Green Engineering are amongst the fastest growing markets in the world, and there is increasing demand for innovative solutions and many new graduates. [+]

Environmental technologies and green engineering are amongst the fastest-growing markets in the world and there is growing demand for innovative solutions and new graduates. The Nordic Master Programme in Environmental Engineering (eNviro5Tech) joint MSc programme combines a variety of resources to create the most comprehensive degree in environmental engineering in the world.

eNviro5Tech is offered by Nordic Five Tech, a strategic alliance of the five strongest technical universities in the Nordic region, with partners in Denmark (DTU), Sweden (KTH and Chalmers University of Technology), Norway (NTNU) and Finland (Aalto University). The programme involves a set of five predefined study tracks that lead to double degrees in environmental engineering.... [-]


Master of Science in Environomical Pathways for Sustainable Energy Systems (SELECT)

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

The master's programme in Environomical Pathways for Sustainable Energy Systems (SELECT) offers advanced education in the field of sustainable energy systems for the future. [+]

Environomical Pathways for Sustainable Energy Systems - SELECT

The master's programme in Environomical Pathways for Sustainable Energy Systems (SELECT) offers advanced education in the field of sustainable energy systems for the future. SELECT aims at delivering education for high competency and quality engineering skills in the field, including industrial interaction throughout the programme. Students graduating from the SELECT programme will have gained experience in the following topics:

Training in multidisciplinary problem analysis and solving. Advanced team building in a multinational setting, along with stimulating international experience. A novel and multidimensional way of learning involving real and virtual classrooms Close collaboration with industry during thesis work. A unique network of fellow students, SELECT alumni and industry specialists in the field of sustainable energy. ... [-]

Master of Science in European Mining, Minerals and Environmental Program (EMMEP)

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

European Mining, Minerals and Environmental Program (EMMEP) is a Master's degree program organized in international cooperation between three Europe's leading universities in Mining and Resource Engineering. [+]

A global minerals industry needs new experts and competence to fuel its renewal. As a graduate of the European Mining, Minerals and Environmental Programme, you are in a prime position to effect change in the field.

A modern world without minerals extracted from the earth would not be possible and a safe, environmentally sustainable and cost-efficient supply of raw materials is essential for a prosperous global society. The mining and mineral sector is a high-tech industry that prioritises research and development.

As the minerals industry grows, the need also grows for new personnel with expertise in mining and the processing and recycling of minerals. The requirements of future specialists and leaders in the mining and mineral industry call for robust knowledge and skills in many fields of engineering – for example, engineers must be able to account for the environmental impacts of mine projects in the planning and production stages. The European Mining, Minerals and Environmental Programme (EMMEP) aims to train experts who possess these skills as well as the abilities required for working in an international and multidisciplinary environment.... [-]


Master of Science in Finance

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Helsinki Espoo Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

The Master's Programme in Finance prepares students for jobs in the world’s most selective companies in the financial industry. [+]

The Master's Programme in Finance prepares you for jobs in the world’s most selective companies in the financial industry.

Finance is a dynamic field filled with challenging work opportunities in e.g. international banking and management consultancy. The Finance Master’s Programme gives you the opportunity to develop a solid scientific approach to financial problems in a dynamic and demanding but supportive, learning-centred environment.

Programme overview: corporate finance and financial markets

In our programme, you can tailor your degree by specialising in one of two areas of concentration:

Corporate finance prepares you for entry-level positions in e.g. investment or commercial banking, management consulting, or the finance and corporate planning functions of industrial firms.... [-]


Master of Science in Geoengineering

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

Geoengineering relies on a wide range of disciplines including geo- and material sciences, mechanics and construction. Structures of interest include foundations, roads, excavations and underground structures like tunnels. [+]

The Master’s Programme in Geoengineering equips engineers of the future with the skills for working on projects that involve soils, rocks and other earth materials.

Geoengineering relies on a wide range of disciplines, including geoscience and material science, mechanics and construction. Structures of interest include foundations, roads, excavations and underground structures like tunnels. The field also covers resource extraction, as most construction materials, everyday household items, energy sources and groundwater originate in the earth. Megatrends like urbanisation, climate change and the increasing use of natural resources and energy greatly affect our lives. For geoengineers, they create both challenges and opportunities.... [-]


Master of Science in Geoinformatics

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

In the Master’s Programme in Geoinformatics at Aalto University, students learn the state-of-the-art in modern methods for acquiring, processing and utilising geographic information. [+]

Geoinformatics engineers are always present when crucial decisions in our society are being made. This degree is an excellent choice if you want to deal with global challenges such as climate change, security and urban development, or if you dream of creating advanced mobile applications.

Geoinformatics is an integral part of our everyday lives. Use your mobile device and it constantly wants to know your whereabouts. Check the weather forecast or switch on your car navigation device, and the location is again the keyword. Shoot aerial video with your drone or jump into virtual or augmented reality – once again, you encounter geoinformatics.

Geoinformatics engineers are the ones who measure and analyse big data. They know how to visualise complex geospatial problems and turn them into beautiful maps, infographics and applications. They understand the spatial dimensions of Earth as well as its full complexity as a living, moving and changing the planet.... [-]


Master of Science in Global Management

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Helsinki Espoo Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

The Master’s Programme in Global Management (GM) offers the students two highly prestigious qualifications: MSc in Economics and Business administration granted by Aalto University School of Business and CEMS Master’s in International Management (MIM) granted by CEMS, the Global Alliance in Management Education. [+]

Are you interested in building a successful international career? The Global Management programme with CEMS Master’s in International Management equips students with skills and know-how needed to act as game changers in tomorrow’s global business environment.

CEMS – global quality

CEMS is a global alliance of 30 leading business schools, close to 80 multinational companies and NGOs which together offer the top-ranked, international and practice-oriented CEMS Master’s in International Management (MIM) programme. Globally more than 1000 students enrol in CEMS MIM every year and there are over 12 000 CEMS alumni of 85 nationalities working in 75 countries.

Consistently ranked among the top in the world by the Financial Times, the CEMS MIM unites multinational companies and international-calibre professors from leading universities and business schools.... [-]


Master of Science in ICT Innovation (EIT Digital Master School) - Autonomous Systems

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

AUS is a combination of computer science and electronic engineering. During the programme, students will gain new skills in both areas. In computer science, relevant skills include Internet of Things (IoT), machine learning, artificial intelligence and robot vision. In electronic engineering, relevant fields are automation, control, embedded systems and communications. [+]

The EIT Digital Master School offers a two-year education in which you can choose two universities in two different European countries, building a curriculum of technical courses combined with innovation and entrepreneurship studies.

For anyone interested in a career related to self-driving cars, robotics or artificial intelligence, EIT Digital Masters School offers a two-year master programme in Autonomous Systems (AUS).

AUS is a combination of computer science and electronic engineering. During the programme, students will gain new skills in both areas. In computer science, relevant skills include Internet of Things (IoT), machine learning, artificial intelligence and robot vision. In electronic engineering, relevant fields are automation, control, embedded systems and communications.... [-]


Master of Science in ICT Innovation (EIT Digital Master School) - Cloud Computing and Services

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

The EIT Digital Master School offers a two-year education in which you can choose two universities in two different European countries, building a curriculum of technical courses combined with innovation and entrepreneurship studies. [+]

The EIT Digital Master School offers a two-year education in which you can choose two universities in two different European countries, building a curriculum of technical courses combined with innovation and entrepreneurship studies.

The major of Cloud Computing and Services focuses on a broad range of applications, such as electronic commerce, mobile services, online social networks, peer-to-peer systems, and Web services. What is common to all of these applications is that information sources and control are decentralised over the network and multiple data centres and their underlying systems become distributed, reconfigurable and adaptive. All this makes the process of developing distributed software systems significantly more complex than for centralised systems.... [-]


Master of Science in ICT Innovation (EIT Digital Master School) - Data Science

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

Data abounds: social media, manufacturing systems, medical devices, logistic services, and countless others generate petabytes of data on a daily basis. With a wealth of data available, we are at a point in history, where we can conduct analyses to detect, discover, and, ultimately, better understand the world around us. [+]

The EIT Digital Master School offers a two-year education in which you can choose two universities in two different European countries, building a curriculum of technical courses combined with innovation and entrepreneurship studies.

Data abounds: social media, manufacturing systems, medical devices, logistic services, and countless others generate petabytes of data on a daily basis. With a wealth of data available, we are at a point in history, where we can conduct analyses to detect, discover, and, ultimately, better understand the world around us.

The newly established Data Science (DSc) double degree programme offers a unique academic curriculum, whereby students can study data science, innovation, and entrepreneurship at leading European universities. In this programme, students will learn about:... [-]


Master of Science in ICT Innovation (EIT Digital Master School) - Embedded Systems

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

The EIT Digital Master School offers a two-year education in which you can choose two universities in two different European countries, building a curriculum of technical courses combined with innovation and entrepreneurship studies. [+]

The EIT Digital Master School offers a two-year education in which you can choose two universities in two different European countries, building a curriculum of technical courses combined with innovation and entrepreneurship studies.

Embedded systems are everywhere. More than 98% of the world’s processors are located in embedded systems. Applications include a wide variety of industrial and personal systems such as satellites, robots, cars, aeroplanes, elevators, mobile telephones, washing machines, and health-care equipment just to mention a few.

The Embedded Systems major focuses on enabling technologies and design methodologies for computing systems which are embedded as integral part of larger systems and designed for specific control functions of devices with various electronic and mechanical components. Graduates of the Embedded Systems programme will be world-class specialists and innovators in the field of embedded systems, capable of developing embedded solutions for new challenges in the cyber-physical systems and internet-of-things domains.... [-]


Master of Science in ICT Innovation (EIT Digital Master School) - Human-Computer Interaction and Design

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

The Human-Computer Interaction and Design major focuses on study, design, development and evaluation of novel user interfaces and interactive systems taking into account human aspects, at the cognitive and sensory-motor levels, technological aspects, as well as business aspects. [+]

The EIT Digital Master School offers a two-year education in which you can choose two universities in two different European countries, building a curriculum of technical courses combined with innovation and entrepreneurship studies.

The Human-Computer Interaction and Design (HCID) major focuses on study, design, development and evaluation of novel user interfaces and interactive systems taking into account human aspects, at the cognitive and sensory-motor levels, technological aspects, as well as business aspects.

The studies include courses on design and evaluation of interactive systems with a strong emphasis on user-centred design techniques:

understanding the human capacities and consequences of using information technology as a tool for solving work-related tasks, and developing and evaluating the systems by putting the user at the centre of the design process. ... [-]

Master of Science in ICT Innovation (EIT Digital Master School) - Visual Computing and Communication

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

Visual Computing and Communication is a perfect Masters education for those who are fascinated by the algorithms and services that handle visual information in today’s digital society. Students with excellent skills in data and signal processing, linear algebra, probability, and programming will thrive on this programme, which provides opportunities to solve real-world problems and to create new innovative solutions. There is a growing community of technologists and innovators in this challenging, yet rewarding field. Our graduates combine technological and business aspects to create products and services for our ocular-centric world. [+]

The EIT Digital Master School offers a two-year education in which you can choose two universities in two different European countries, building a curriculum of technical courses combined with innovation and entrepreneurship studies.

The major in Visual Computing and Communication (VCC) focuses on the acquisition, processing, analysis, transmission, and rendering of visual information, including aspects of learning and decision making. It is an interdisciplinary programme at the intersection of computer science and information technology where students can be active in the areas of

image processing and communication, image analysis, computer vision, computer graphics, augmented reality, visualisation and visual analytics, as well as web-based and network applications. ... [-]

Master of Science in Industrial Engineering and Management

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

The Master's Programme in Industrial Engineering and Management (IEM) combines engineering with economic and human fundamentals to create value and efficiency. [+]

Focus on proactive problem solving and learn to utilize your engineering mindset in developing businesses!

Master’s Programme in Industrial Engineering and Management (IEM) educates engineers who can develop and lead businesses with an entrepreneurial mindset. The programme combines engineering with economic and human fundamentals to create value and efficiency. IEM studies explore the foundations of business and engineering processes and inspire a systemic, solution-oriented engineering mindset to develop business.

The distinctive feature of IEM at Aalto University is its focus on strategic and entrepreneurial leadership in business development, complementing the approaches of classical industrial engineering on developing processes and complex systems. This combination emphasizes the focus on the capability to solve the right problems right, i.e. identify needs, define problems accordingly, and solve them effectively.... [-]


Master of Science in Information and Service Management

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Helsinki Espoo Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

The Master's Programme in Information and Service Management offers three areas of specialisation: Business Analytics, Information Systems Science, and Logistics and Service Management. [+]

The Master’s Programme in Information and Service Management (ISM) gives you in-depth expertise in developing and managing information-based services – one of the primary growth areas of advanced economies.

The interdisciplinary programme has a strong emphasis on data analysis and project management. The skills you learn will help you analyse the ever-growing supply of information, as well as manage new technologies and electronic business operations.

Programme overview: three specialisation areas

In the Master's Programme in Information and Service Management (ISM), you can focus on one of three areas of specialisation: Business Analytics, Information Systems, and Logistics and Service Management.... [-]


Master of Science in Information Networks

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

Master’s Programme in Information Networks is a trans-disciplinary study programme in an engineering building on information and communication technology (ICT) and digital media. It combines the fields of social sciences, advanced digital technologies and business. [+]

Become an expert in human-centred approach to digital technologies!

Master’s Programme in Information Networks is a trans-disciplinary study programme in an engineering building on information and communication technology (ICT) and digital media. It combines the fields of social sciences, advanced digital technologies and business.

The programme provides the students with a comprehensive understanding of the interaction between human beings and digital technologies on the individual, group, organizational and societal levels. You will learn about the joint development of digital technologies and business in a novel human-centred, collaborative and creative manner.

Study programme ... [-]

Master of Science in Innovative Sustainable Energy Engineering (Nordic Master)

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

The Nordic Master in Innovative and Sustainable Energy Engineering (ISEE) is a world-class energy education leading to a Master of Science degree. [+]

The Nordic Master in Innovative and Sustainable Energy Engineering (ISEE) is a world-class energy education leading to a Master of Science degree.

The Nordic Master in Innovative Sustainable Energy Engineering (ISEE) combines sustainable energy engineering with innovation and entrepreneurship.

The term sustainable energy engineering comprises a wide array of practices, policies and technologies (conventional, renewable and alternative) aimed at providing energy at the lowest possible economic, environmental and social cost. Emphasis is placed on dealing with energy engineering tasks with due consideration of related technical, environmental and socio-economic issues.

Strong emphasis is also put on the innovative and entrepreneurial aspects of the energy society, especially with regard to how existing and new efficiency-improving innovations can be brought to market in different countries. The innovative aspects of the programme are related to both the advanced renewable energy concept in the Nordic countries as well as new businesses in the energy sector.... [-]


Master of Science in International Design Business Management - M. Sc. Degree in Economics and Business Administration

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

The Master's Programme in International Design Business Management enables students to act as future world-class professionals in global business development through design and technology. [+]

The Master's Programme in International Design Business Management helps you become a future creative professional in integrating design and technology with global business development.

The multi-disciplinary International Design Business Management (IDBM) programme produces drivers of change and innovation to lead initiatives and undertake new business ventures within global environments.

The programme embraces design more broadly as a method, mindset and competitive advantage by focusing on product, service and business design, technology and innovation management.

Programme overview: multidisciplinary community and challenge-based learning

The International Design Business Management (IDBM) programme is a joint teaching and research platform of all Aalto University schools.... [-]


Master of Science in International Design Business Management - M.Sc. Degree in Technology

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

The purpose of the IDBM program is to develop world-class expertise in global design business management through multidisciplinary research and learning that cuts across the areas of business, design and technology. [+]

The Master's Programme in International Design Business Management helps you become a future creative professional in integrating design and technology with global business development through transdisciplinary teamwork and real-life challenges provided by our renowned industry partners.

The multi-disciplinary International Design Business Management (IDBM) programme produces drivers of change and innovation to lead initiatives and undertake new business ventures within global environments.

The programme embraces design broadly as a method, mindset and competitive advantage by focusing on product, service and business design, technology and innovation management.... [-]


Master of Science in Management and International Business

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

The Master’s Programme in Management and International Business (M&IB) caters for enthusiastic students who enjoy solving practical and intellectual challenges. [+]

The Master’s Programme in Management and International Business (MIB) is a flexible programme that gives you the opportunity to create a unique professional profile based on your interests.

Follow your passion, become a game changer

Would you like to be one of the future game changers who

Generates innovative strategies for global markets? Creates inspiring workplaces? Empowers people in multi-cultural business environments? Communicates effectively with changing organisational contexts? Leads the way towards a more sustainable future?

If yes, the Master’s Programme in Management and International Business (MIB) is for you!

The MIB Programme gives you current management and leadership skills combined with a holistic understanding of business that enables you to tackle the challenges posed by the rapidly changing digitalised environment. We offer you an international and interactive study environment where you can develop yourself into a highly capable professional with widely applicable knowledge. In our challenge based courses, we work closely with diverse organisations and business people offering you the latest insights as well as live cases to solve.... [-]


Master of Science in Maritime Engineering (Nordic Master)

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

The Nordic Master in Maritime Engineering is based on the expertise of the participating universities within naval architecture, offshore engineering and maritime engineering. [+]

The Nordic Master in Maritime Engineering (NMME) is based on the expertise of the participating universities within naval architecture, offshore engineering and maritime engineering. The programme targets international students wishing to profit from the Nordic Five Tech universities' long-standing tradition and competence in the field and Nordic students wishing to specialise in a specific area of expertise offered within the alliance. Member institutions of Nordic Five Tech are:

Aalto University Chalmers University of Technology Technical University of Denmark (DTU) Royal Institute of Technology (KTH) Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) Study programme

NMME is based on first principles of the design, construction and operation of ships and offshore structures, including their hydrostatics and stability, hydrodynamics, wave and wind loads and structural analyses. Teaching comprises lectures, assignments, workshops and project work. The theory is supported by experimental work and computer simulations are used intensively.... [-]


Master of Science in Marketing

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Helsinki Espoo Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

The Master's Programme in Marketing centres around Strategic Marketing, Sustainable Marketing, Retail Marketing and Consumer Culture. [+]

The Master's Programme in Marketing centres on Strategic Marketing, Digital Marketing, Retail Marketing and Consumer Culture.

Marketing is a way of thinking and a practice that is quintessential to all dimensions of business. In this programme, you will attain an in-depth understanding of this philosophy and a solid foundation of the skills and know-how required of a top marketing specialist.

Programme overview: four core courses and electives

In the programme, you will study four core courses: Strategic marketing, Digital marketing, Retail marketing and Consumer culture – please see below for more information about these courses.

During your studies, you will complement these core courses with electives such as... [-]


Master of Science in Mathematics and Operations Research

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

The objective of the Master's Programme in Mathematics and Operations Research is to train experts who have a broad knowledge of mathematical methods and tools as well as strong problem-solving skills so that they can successfully tackle challenging scientific, industrial, economic and environmental problems. [+]

Develop your skills in mathematics and systems thinking and meet the future demand for top specialists in the field!

The objective of the Master's Programme in Mathematics and Operations Research is to train experts who have the broad knowledge of mathematical methods and tools as well as strong problem-solving skills so that they can successfully tackle challenging scientific, industrial, economic and environmental problems.

During the programme, students learn to think mathematically. They also learn to build mathematical models of reality and to analyze these models by developing and deploying state-of-the-art methods and algorithms. Through their choice of major, the students can emphasize mathematical theory, computational methods, or modelling and problem-solving skills that are needed in practice.... [-]


Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

Today's society relies on mechanical engineering for effective and safe solutions everywhere. The field spans the broadest range of activities and technology sectors, including energy, transportation, materials, machinery, and industrial production, but also consumer goods, sports, medical devices, and environmental protection. [+]

The Master's Programme in Mechanical Engineering empowers students to follow their interests in the field and become experts with versatile skillsets.

Today's society relies on mechanical engineering for effective and safe solutions everywhere. The field covers a wide range of activities and technology sectors, from energy and transportation to medical devices and environmental protection. There is no shortage of tasks, challenges, and opportunities where mechanical engineers create innovative solutions. Mechanical engineering applies to everything from the smallest components to the largest assemblies, resulting in a persistent demand for mechanical engineering expertise.

Study programme ... [-]

Master of Science in Polymer Technology (Nordic Master)

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

The Nordic Master in Polymer Technology is a double degree program developed jointly by The Nordic Five Tech network (N5T). The program is strongly based on mathematics and science, and on the research and teaching excellence of participating universities which are Royal Insitute of Technology in Stockholm (KTH), Technical University of Denmark (DTU), Aalto University, Chalmers University of Technology and Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU). [+]

The Nordic Master in Polymer Technology is a double degree programme developed jointly by The Nordic Five Tech network (N5T). The programme is strongly based on mathematics and science, and on the research and teaching excellence of participating universities which are Royal Insitute of Technology in Stockholm (KTH), Technical University of Denmark (DTU), Aalto University, Chalmers University of Technology and Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU).

The students will, in excess of basic skills in polymer technology, get a broader understanding of the research in this field through the studies in two different universities. The programme includes one year in one of the partner universities and the other year in other partner universities.... [-]


Master of Science in Real Estate Economics

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

Interested in economics? Want to work as a holistic expert in a specialised field? Ready to manage the most valuable assets a country has? If yes, then this might be the programme for you. [+]

Are you interested in economics? Do you want to work as a versatile expert in a specialised field and manage the most valuable kind of asset there is? If so, this might be the programme for you.

The Master's Programme in Real Estate Economics offers a thorough understanding of the dynamics of real estate markets. You will attain a holistic understanding of the phenomena related to real estate markets and learn the techniques used to analyse and manage real estate.

The programme combines the scientific disciplines of economics, management, land management and planning to provide you with the key skills needed in a wide range of career paths in the real estate sector.

Many courses combine theoretical knowledge with real-life projects and business cases, giving you hands-on experience and an understanding of the complexity of the subjects. As most jobs in real estate are about people and interaction, a strong emphasis in the studies is placed on teamwork.... [-]


Master of Science in Security and Cloud Computing (SECCLO) (Erasmus Mundus)

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

SECCLO focuses on two specific aspects of modern computing systems: cloud computing, which is a broad sense means highly distributed and scalable computation and data storage in data centres as well as physically accessible devices, and information security, which means protection of computation, communication and data from unauthorized access. While cloud computing is a highly technical area that directly enables the implementation of modern ICT services, information security is a cross-cutting requirement that encompasses both technical and non-technical issues. [+]

Two countries, two universities and a double degree in information security!

Our application period has started! Check our website for further information.

Master's Programme in Security and Cloud Computing (SECCLO) is a two-year double degree programme that provides students with a broad understanding of the latest and future technologies for secure cloud and mobile computing systems. Students will gain both practical engineering knowledge and theoretical insights into

secure systems engineering, distributed application development, network and service architectures, and cloud and mobile platforms.

SECCLO focuses on two specific aspects of modern computing systems: cloud computing, which is a broad sense means highly distributed and scalable computation and data storage in data centres as well as physically accessible devices, and information security, which means protection of computation, communication and data from unauthorized access. While cloud computing is a highly technical area that directly enables the implementation of modern ICT services, information security is a cross-cutting requirement that encompasses both technical and non-technical issues.... [-]


Master of Science in Space Science and Technology (SpaceMaster) (Erasmus Mundus)

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

The main objective of the Course is to combine the great diversity of space expertise at six European universities and two Third-Country universities to a common platform of competence within the guidelines of the Bologna process. [+]

About

The main objective of the Course is to combine the great diversity of space expertise at six European universities and two Third-Country universities to a common platform of competence within the guidelines of the Bologna process. The educational cooperation is supported by scientific and industrial organisations, thus providing direct contacts with professional research and industry.

Another objective is to give the students cross-disciplinary extension from laboratory and computer simulation environments to hands-on work with stratospheric balloons, rockets, satellite and radar control, robotics, sensor data fusion, automatic control and multi-body dynamics.

The Course brings together students from around the world to share their existing competence in space science and technology and to develop it with Europe's space industry and research community. The added value of the SpaceMaster Course compared with other Courses in the same field can be summarised as... [-]


Master of Science in Spatial Planning and Transportation Engineering

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

This programme focuses on future challenges of sustainable built environment, tackling topical global megatrends, such as urbanisation and the need for greener cities. The defining characteristic of the programme is its focus on a wide range of approaches from people’s daily life and mobility to large-scale strategic and systemic thinking necessary for shaping the built environment. [+]

Cities are becoming increasingly dynamic, complex and fragmented, while demands increase for their liveability, sustainability, competitiveness and attractiveness.

New demands for cities require new skills in systemic understanding, problem-solving and integrative planning and policy-making beyond sectorial boundaries.

The Master’s Programme in Spatial Planning and Transportation Engineering focuses on the future challenges of sustainable built environments and tackles topical global megatrends, such as urbanisation and the need for greener cities. The defining characteristic of the programme is its emphasis on a wide range of perspectives, from people’s daily lives and mobility to the kind of large-scale strategic and systemic thinking that is necessary for shaping the built environment.... [-]


Master of Science in Water and Environmental Engineering

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

Water and environmental engineering are essentially about making the world work. With limited natural resources and an increasing demand for water, food, energy and shelter, we look at practical ways to develop our society in a sustainable manner. We combine a strong technical basis with a sound understanding of a broader societal context. The ultimate aim of our programme is to ensure a sustainable and functioning society. [+]

Water and environmental engineering are essentially about making the world work.

Faced with limited natural resources and an increasing demand for water, food and energy, we look for practical ways of developing our society in a sustainable manner. The Master's Programme in Water and Environmental Engineering combines a strong technical basis with a sound understanding of the broader societal context to educate game changers who are able to achieve this ambitious goal.

Interested in a variety of topics? Our master's programme is multidisciplinary, bringing together the best of water and environmental engineering while providing a broad view of the field. Our teaching combines theory with practice, including hands-on modelling work, case studies and project work. We collaborate with other master’s programmes at Aalto University and encourage you to go for student exchange to diversify your views and skills.... [-]


Urban Studies and Planning - M.Sc. Degree in Architecture

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

Urbanization is a global phenomenon that determines the future of our societies. Most of the key challenges of contemporary societies are encountered and addressed in cities. Cities provide enormous economic, technical and cultural opportunities, but they are also places of social conflicts and segregation as well as environmental and health problems. The magnitude of such challenges implies that no single field of research or profession can tackle them alone. Urban development requires an integrated approach. [+]

Urban Studies and Planning in Architecture

Urbanization is a global phenomenon that determines the future of our societies. Most of the key challenges of contemporary societies are encountered and addressed in cities. Cities provide enormous economic, technical and cultural opportunities, but they are also places of social conflicts and segregation as well as environmental and health problems. The magnitude of such challenges implies that no single field of research or profession can tackle them alone. Urban development requires an integrated approach. To this end, two prominent Finnish universities have joined forces in this unique and interdisciplinary master’s programme. Application through Aalto University admission process is oriented towards applicants with Bachelor’s degree in planning, architecture, landscape architecture and urban and real estate economy.... [-]


Urban Studies and Planning - M.Sc. Degree in Landscape Architecture

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

Urbanization is a global phenomenon that determines the future of our societies. Most of the key challenges of contemporary societies are encountered and addressed in cities. Cities provide enormous economic, technical and cultural opportunities, but they are also places of social conflicts and segregation as well as environmental and health problems. The magnitude of such challenges implies that no single field of research or profession can tackle them alone. Urban development requires an integrated approach. [+]

Urban Studies and Planning in Landscape Architecture

Urbanization is a global phenomenon that determines the future of our societies. Most of the key challenges of contemporary societies are encountered and addressed in cities. Cities provide enormous economic, technical and cultural opportunities, but they are also places of social conflicts and segregation as well as environmental and health problems. The magnitude of such challenges implies that no single field of research or profession can tackle them alone. Urban development requires an integrated approach. To this end, two prominent Finnish universities have joined forces in this unique and interdisciplinary master’s programme. Application through Aalto University admission process is oriented towards applicants with Bachelor’s degree in planning, architecture, landscape architecture and urban and real estate economy.... [-]


Urban Studies and Planning - M.Sc. Degree in Technology

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

Two prominent Finnish universities, Aalto University and the University of Helsinki, have joined forces in this unique and interdisciplinary master’s programme. Aalto University admits students to the programme through three channels: for degrees of Master of Science (Architecture), Master of Science (Landscape Architecture) and Master of Science (Technology) for the real estate specialisation. The real estate specialisation is oriented towards applicants with a Bachelor’s degree in planning, urban economics, real estate or economics. [+]

Urbanization is a global phenomenon that determines the future of our societies. Most of the key challenges of contemporary societies are encountered and addressed in cities. Cities provide enormous economic, technical and cultural opportunities, but they are also places of social conflicts and segregation as well as environmental and health problems. The magnitude of such challenges implies that no single field of research or profession can tackle them alone. Urban development requires an integrated approach.

Two prominent Finnish universities, Aalto University and the University of Helsinki, have joined forces in this unique and interdisciplinary master’s programme. Aalto University admits students to the programme through three channels: for degrees of Master of Science (Architecture), Master of Science (Landscape Architecture) and Master of Science (Technology) for the real estate specialisation. The real estate specialisation is oriented towards applicants with a Bachelor’s degree in planning, urban economics, real estate or economics.... [-]


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