- QS World University Ranking (2017–18) 139
- THE World University Ranking (2017–18) 251-300
- Aalto Student Union (AYY) focuses on the interests of its members, approximately 15,000 students.
- The student union is a self-governing public law body.
- Established in 2010, Aalto University is strongly focussed on the future while at the same time building on the combined 300-year-history of three highly-regarded universities.
- Aalto University was created by a merger of the Helsinki School of Economics, the Helsinki University of Technology, and the University of Art and Design Helsinki.