Aalto University, Finland is a new multidisciplinary science and art community in the fields of technology and science, business and economics, and art and design. The University is founded on Finnish strengths, and its goal is to develop as a unique entity to become one of the world’s top universities. At the University, there are 20,000 basic degree and graduate students as well as a staff of 5,000 of which 370 are professors.
Aalto University School of Arts, Design and Architecture is one of the most prestigious international universities of art and design in the world. Key areas of research are design, digital media, audiovisual representation, art, visual culture, well-being architecture and emerging technologies, and urban planning and design. The school’s history dates back to 1871.