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Aalto University offers a high-quality educational environment focusing on photography.

Our uniquely designed, multidisciplinary and international Master’s and Doctoral programmes allow students to develop their skills and professional identities via various approaches, from fine art and professional photography to academic photography research.

Widely acclaimed group of artists, known as “Helsinki School“, has been an integral part of our programme since 1990s and for more than six years now we have also been hosting an international research conference Helsinki Photomedia.

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  • The Helsinki School: The Nature of Being Volume 6 is now here!

    The Helsinki School: The Nature of Being Volume 6 is now here!

  • Apply Now! Master’s Programme in Photography

    Apply Now! Master’s Programme in Photography

  • A black horse walks along a highway surrounded by desert, the horse almost completely blends into the black road

    Aapo Huhta – Young Artist of the Year 2020

  • Heli Rekula: Drunken gods and a box of colours

    Heli Rekula: Drunken gods and a box of colours

  • Mist and fog rises from a monolith back lit by artificial light

    Petri Juntunen, ‘Blurring the Lines’ finalist 2019!