About Us

Aalto University Executive Education Ltd provides executive education, professional development services and training with three brands that have strong links to the Aalto Community. It is our mission to build a better world through better leadership.

Each year, around 6,000 people from 1,000 organizations benefit from our impactful, goal-oriented and comprehensive learning experience. We nurture and develop the knowledge and skills of individuals and foster self-confidence. We build individual learning paths and meaningful careers, as well as architectures for developing competence in entire organizations. You will also create the best business networks with us.

Aalto University Executive Education Ltd is wholly owned by Aalto University. Through its cooperation with Aalto University, Aalto University Executive Education Ltd brings a multi-disciplinary approach and new, innovative learning methods to the development of experts and leaders.

Aalto University Executive Education has two strongholds: our Helsinki office coordinates our operations in Europe, while Asia-Pacific operations are led from Singapore. In addition to Finland and Singapore, we offer our education programs in multiple locations worldwide.

Vision and Strategy

We aim to be the most wanted Nordic partner in supporting transformation in both private and public organizations, particularly in relation to growth and digitalization. We build a position as an established thought leader in selected Aalto University focus areas in chosen markets. Aalto University is a globally unique multi-disciplinary institution, where art and science meet technology and business. Furthermore, we will consolidate our position as the unrivaled number one leadership development institution in the Nordic countries in terms of reputation, scale, and scope.

Our mission is to build a better world through better leadership. We want to be known for our impactful, goal-oriented, and comprehensive learning experiences throughout an individual’s career, by being their preferred platform for lifelong learning. We guide individuals on their personal development journeys through curated content, identification of novel topic areas, and by providing a context for the development of professional identity. In the context of lifelong learning, we focus on two main strategic areas: digitalizing learning and learning digitalization. In addition, a pivotal part of our vision is to make a solid and sustainable societal impact through the organizations and individuals we work with.

Financial Indicators

The operations of Aalto University Executive Education Ltd provide a sizeable income to the university community in various forms such as dividends, tuition fees, and rents. In 2018, the financial footprint of Aalto University Executive Education in the Aalto community amounted to approximately EUR 3.7 million (EUR 3.1 million in 2017).

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Accreditations and Networks

Aalto University Executive Education Ltd is an internationally recognized executive education and leadership development organization. As a part of Aalto University we hold the 'Triple Crown' of accreditations, the three most respected business university accreditations, granted to only 0.5% of world's business schools: AACSB, AMBA, and EQUIS.

One of Aalto EE’s strengths is a diverse international network through which we keep ourselves up to date on the latest international knowledge and trends: UNICON (The International University Consortium for Executive Education), EFMD (The European Foundation for Management Development), and PIM (Partnership in International Management). Aalto University School of Business is also a member of CEMS, a network united by the leading European universities and major companies.

Financial Times Rankings

Aalto EE ranked 38th globally in the Financial Times Executive Education overall ranking in 2019 and therefore is within the top one percent of executive education providers in the world. The Financial Times ranking includes only the top 50 executive education providers. Globally, executive education and MBA programs are offered by around 4,000 institutes.

In 2018, Aalto Executive MBA was again the only Finnish program to hold onto its place among the top 100 in the Financial Times’ annual global ranking. Aalto EE’s EMBA program ranks 46th in Europe and 93rd overall. Over 3,000 EMBA programs are currently being offered around the world, with only the top 100 making it onto the Financial Times' ranking.

The rankings assure our customers of the world-class quality of the program content, methods, and faculty.

Programs taught in:
  • English

This school also offers:

Courses

Aalto University Executive Education

For corporate leaders and managers, the Design Thinking for Business Innovation program from Aalto University Executive Education and ESADE Business School will take you ... [+]

Design Thinking for Business Innovation Come with A Problem – Leave with A Solution Boost Your Business Potential with Design Thinking

Design Thinking is an approach to innovation that is driven by deep user understanding, early prototyping, and iterative testing of the potential solutions. It is a practical methodology and process that guides the development of new, innovative products and services, processes, business models, and strategies.

For corporate leaders and managers, the Design Thinking for Business Innovation program from Aalto University Executive Education and ESADE Business School will take you on a seven-day deep dive into its practical and actionable methodology and show you how to make it work.... [-]

Finland Helsinki Spain Barcelona
May 2020
English
Full-time
7 days
Campus
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Aalto University Executive Education

Game Executive is a renowned program, exclusively designed for game companies seeking exponential growth. It familiarizes participants with the fundamentals and strategie ... [+]

Game Executive Come and Learn from the Leading Game Hub in the World!

Game Executive is a renowned program, exclusively designed for game companies seeking exponential growth. It familiarizes participants with the fundamentals and strategies that lie behind managing and building a successful business so that they can sky-rocket their business development. Game Executive has been running successfully for six years, bringing together participants from all over the world and offering global networking opportunities. The program is delivered in collaboration between Finland’s top university and industry, including experts, investors, partners, and most importantly, the Finnish games community.... [-]

Finland Helsinki
October 2019
English
Full-time
6 days
Campus
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Diploma

Aalto University Executive Education

A diploma in Artificial Intelligence gives you an in-depth understanding of the topic and helps you to understand and apply contemporary AI technologies. The program util ... [+]

Diploma in Artificial Intelligence Harness the Potential of Artificial Intelligence

Artificial Intelligence brings rapid changes to all sectors of society opening opportunities and needs for new solutions. To succeed in the competition organizations and individuals need new technical skills as well as a clear understanding of the big picture of AI. What is AI, what are the current AI technologies and how can they be developed and deployed?

A diploma in Artificial Intelligence gives you an in-depth understanding of the topic and helps you to understand and apply contemporary AI technologies.

The program utilizes the experts in the field and it is a joint effort of Aalto PRO, University of Helsinki HY+ and Finnish Center for Artificial Intelligence FCAI.... [-]

Finland Helsinki
December 2019
English
Full-time
6 months
Campus
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Graduate Diploma

Aalto University Executive Education

The program gives you the chance to deep dive into new technologies through real-life applications, and gain a better understanding of the practice, opportunities, and im ... [+]

Graduate Diploma in Technology Seize the Value of New Technologies

Graduate Diploma in Technology equips senior decision-makers with the skills and competencies needed to use novel technologies, such as artificial intelligence, robotics, and cybersecurity, for driving organizational growth.

The program gives you the chance to deep dive into new technologies through real-life applications, and gain a better understanding of the practice, opportunities, and implications of using these technologies that are transforming your business environment.

By attending the program, you will also be better equipped for leading teams working with technologies, and be able to better lead innovation in your company now and in the future.... [-]

Finland Helsinki
November 2019
English
Full-time
1 year
Online & Campus Combined
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