The Master’s Thesis (30 ECTS)

Master’s thesis in Aalto University is equivalent to 30 ECTS. Aalto University sets the following formal requirements for the Master’s thesis:

(i)                the topic of the thesis has to be accepted by Aalto University,

(ii)              the supervisoring or co-supervisoring professor of the thesis must be a professor in Aalto University,

(iii)           master’s thesis must have one or two advisors, holding minimum M.Sc. degree,

(iv)            the thesis must be assessed at Aalto University.

The Master’s thesis work is typically done in collaboration with one or more industrial companies, and the advisor(s) can also be from industry. The topic, supervisoring professor, advisor(s), and the language for the thesis are approved officially by the Degree Programme Committee.