Aalto Ecosystem

Aalto University invests in high-level academic knowledge and expertise-based enterprise. Students are the main partners and the target group in business education.

Aalto ecosystem has been rated as one of the most promising ones in the world

Aalto University invests in high-level academic knowledge and expertise-based enterprise. Students are the main partners and the target group in business education.

Promoting an entrepreneurial spirit and culture is an intrinsic part of Aalto University's approach to research and education. Aalto University sees its support for starting up and maintaining novel, knowledge-intensive businesses as a part of its contribution to society. The University works to proactively further entrepreneurship and the creation of new businesses.

Aalto University’s diverse ecosystem consists of both student-led and university-run entrepreneurial activities. For example Europe's leading startup event Slush, and Startup Sauna, the leading accelerator in Northern Europe and Russia, are born at Aalto's student community Aaltoes.

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What is Aalto ENT and how does it position itself in the wide Aalto University ecosystem?

Aalto University Developing Entrepreneurship (Aalto ENT) offers education and training for established entrepreneurs and intrapreneurship learning for large organizations. Aalto ENT is the only for-profit entity in the Aalto University entrepreneurship ecosystem. It aims to transfer the highest quality level of professionalism and newest scientific discoveries that Aalto University has to offer to entrepreneurial education.

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