Aalto University

Aalto University (Aalto-yliopisto (Finnish); Aalto-universitetet (Swedish)) is one of 37 universities included in U-Multirank for Finland. Aalto University is a very large government dependent private university located in Aalto with 17451 students enrolled (2017 data or latest available). It was founded in 2010. With regard to the scope of its subjects and degree programmes offered, the Aalto University is a broad institution. It offers programmes in foreign languages. It is characterised by a high percentage of international students. The graduation rate of Aalto University is 88,02 (bachelors) and 81,76 (masters). As made clear by its sunburst chart – a snapshot illustration of the university’s performance profile across the five U-Multirank dimensions – the Aalto University is strongest in Research. Its overall profile shows top performance across various indicators, with 15 ‘A’ (very good) scores overall. For a comprehensive overview of this university’s performance, see its complete performance scores in the tables below.

Aalto University
Otakaari 24, FI-02150 Espoo P.O. Box 11000
00076 Aalto
Finland
+358 9 47001

http://www.aalto.fi/en/

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Compare Aalto University to other universities

U-Multirank's unique 'Sunburst chart' gives an illustration of a university's performance profile across the five U-Multirank dimensions. These are indicated in different colours. For instance, the teaching and learning dimension is symbolised by the colour green. Each 'sunray' represents one of the thirty plus U-Multirank indicators. The longer the ray, the better the performance of an institution on the selected indicator: a full-length ray stands for 'top group' performance, whereas a short ray means 'weak' performance. A missing sunray indicates that the specific data indicator is not available. An institution's performance in an indicator can be identified by moving the cursor over the rays. A key guard for the sunburst chart is provided here .

Explanation for sunburst
Teaching & Learning
Score
Grade
Other universities

Bachelor graduation rate

88.02

%
A

0

100

Masters graduation rate

81.76

%
B

0

100

Graduating on time (bachelors)

31.01

%
D

0

100

Graduating on time (masters)

12.84

%
D

0

100

Relative BA graduate unemployment

Relative MA graduate unemployment

Above 0 to 5%

Relative graduate unemployment long first degree

Graduating on time (long first degree)

0

100

Graduation rate long first degree

0

100

Research
Score
Grade
Other universities

Citation rate

1.25

A

0.08

2.53

Research publications (absolute numbers)

7,808

B

1

67,252

Research publications (size-normalised)

0.447

A

0

13.53

External research income

72.02

A

0

282.88

Art related output

0.22

B

0

1.99

Top cited publications

12

%
A

0

34.2

Interdisciplinary publications

10.4

B

0

24.6

Post-doc positions

23.11

%
A

0

100

Strategic research partnerships

14

Professional publications

17

D

0

4,589.01

Open Access Publications

10

D

Knowledge Transfer
Score
Grade
Other universities

Co-publications with industrial partners

8

%
A

0

29.9

Income from private sources

10.52

B

0

236.5

Patents awarded (absolute numbers)

25

B

0

2,416

Patents awarded (size-normalised)

1.432

D

0

483.1

Industry co-patents

12

%
C

0

100

Spin-offs

52.24

A

0

222.2

Publications cited in patents

1.5

%
A

0

5.2

Income from continuous professional development

0

100

Graduate companies

0

81.5

International Orientation
Score
Grade
Other universities

Foreign language bachelor programmes

40

%
A

0

100

Foreign language master programmes

88.89

%
A

0

100

Foreign language long first degree programmes

Student mobility

0.16

A

0

1

International academic staff

37.77

%
A

0

100

International joint publications

66.2

%
A

8.3

91.4

International doctorate degrees

35.11

%
B

0

100

Regional Engagement
Score
Grade
Other universities

Bachelor graduates working in the region

0

100

Master graduates working in the region

A
more than 75%

Student internships in the region

0

100

Regional joint publications

15

%
D

0

84.5

Income from regional sources

13.33

%
C

0

100

Regional Publications with Industrial Partners

21.2

B

General
Score
Grade
Other universities

Female academic staff

30

%
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