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What would you like to learn next?

Welcome to the path of lifewide learning! A leap into the unforeseen takes courage, but at Aalto University, you are not alone. We will guide you and help you recognise your learning needs to ensure that you always have the skills that set you a step ahead.

This website is dedicated to Aalto University’s lifewide learning solutions, which range all the way from individual courses to comprehensive programmes and degrees. Lifewide learning is an opportunity – make the most of it!

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Build your learning path

We at Aalto University will help you whenever you feel the need to learn and reinvent yourself.

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Open online courses, MOOCs

Aalto University offers a large selection of open online courses. Study free of charge online when it suits you best. Check out these free MOOCs (Massive Open Online Course):

Design Bits - design course for non-designers (external link)

Learn the basics about design, how designers solve problems, and design tools in this course.

Open online design course for non-designers

How does the economy work? (external link)

The first extensive Finnish online course on the impacts of the economy on our lives. (in Finnish)

How does the economy work? online course

Finland Works (external link)

This course has been created as a starting point for understanding Finnish working life and building a career in Finland.

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Future of work (external link)

For understanding how work is changing and what the various implications of the change process for individuals, organizations and societies are.

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The New Sustainability in Business (external link)

A course that explains how companies can create sustainable value for the economy, the environment and society.

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Welcome to learning more – update your degree to meet today’s challenges

Welcome to the world of lifewide learning at Aalto University, whatever your alma mater!

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Aalto EMBA -opiskelija / Kuva: Otso Alasko

Highlights from our lifewide learning offering

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Aalto Executive MBA in Helsinki

Leadership and strategy

Location:
Helsinki
Level:
Executive
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Aalto CFO Program

Finance, accounting and economics

Location:
Helsinki
Level:
Executive
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Aalto MBA

Leadership and strategy

Location:
Helsinki
Level:
Executive
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AaltoJOKO®

Leadership and strategy

Location:
Online
Helsinki
Level:
Executive
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Patentit-Teollisuus-Tekniikka

Creativity and future

Location:
Helsinki
Level:
Advanced
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Graduate Diploma in Digital Strategy and Leadership

Leadership and strategy

Location:
Helsinki
Level:
Executive
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FITech 101: Johdatus ohjelmointiin

Information and communications technology

Location:
Online
Level:
Beginner
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Essentials of Emotional Intelligence

Communications

Location:
Online
Level:
Beginner
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FITech 101: Data ja tieto

Information and communications technology

Location:
Online
Level:
Beginner
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FITech 101: Future Learning Leader

Leadership and strategy

Location:
Online
Level:
Beginner
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FITech 101: Internet ja selainohjelmointi

Information and communications technology

Location:
Online
Level:
Beginner

Career design thinking

The blog provides insights on how the work is changing now and in the future, and how to best prepare oneself to these changes.

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Career Design Lab, Aalto University