Aalto University

Campus experience

State-of-the-art campus

Aalto University's campus in Otaniemi is a beautiful mix of original buildings from the 1950s and new state-of-the-art spaces for learning and working. Summer School students benefit from modern classrooms, comfortable teamwork spaces and a lively campus environment.

Near the city centre

The Otaniemi campus is located only a short 10-minute metro ride away from the Helsinki city centre. The Aalto University metro station is situated in the heart of the campus, ensuring easy access to all the services and the bustle of the city.

Surrounded by nature

Greenery and calming nature are guaranteed on campus! Parks and the nearby seaside offer an opportunity for catching some fresh air and relaxing after classes.

Online campus

Our online learning environments are designed to support an interactive and multidisciplinary learning experience. The support of the Summer School staff is just an email or a chat message away. We offer an online social programme to help you meet other students, as well as a collection of Aalto University's MOOCs for those wanting to branch out.