Master's Programme in Spatial Planning and Transportation Engineering is organized by the School of Engineering.

Urban realities are becoming increasingly dynamic, complex and fragmented while demands for their liveability, sustainability,  competitiveness, and attractiveness increase. This requires new skills in  systemic understanding, problem-solving, and integrative planning and  policy-making beyond sectorial boundaries.

This programme focuses on important future challenges of sustainable built environment, tackling topical global megatrends, such as urbanization and need for greener cities. The uniqueness of the program is its focus on a wide range of approaches from people’s daily life and mobility to large scale strategic and systemic thinking necessary for shaping the built  environment.

You will gain excellent competencies to work for smarter and more liveable cities and to respond to emerging issues of constantly changing built environments and technologies. In addition to a strong theoretical basis, you will acquire insights into current research themes, and capabilities in applying a variety of planning and analysis tools in contemporary tasks of land use and transportation. Through interactive learning methods, you will gain hands-on experiences on a range of urban themes and methodologies. Engaged in studio courses, you will learn systemic thinking, creative problem-solving, ethical reflectivity, as well as tools for participatory processes and communication skills in various forums and through various media. Moreover, you will be able to critically interpret and process knowledge from multiple sources and implement this knowledge in a variety of complex urban processes.

More information about Spatial Planning and Transportation Engineering (research group)


News

  1. Tuki Sisun saavutettavuusasioihin Aallossa | Tillgänglighetsstöd för användning av Sisu vid Aalto | Accessibility support for Sisu at Aalto University 16.06.2021
  2. Aalto-yliopisto siirtyy pilvipostiin | Aalto University is moving to cloud e-mail | Aalto Universitetet övergår till molnpost 5 hours ago
  3. Insinööritieteiden korkeakoulu hakee kv-neuvojaa kansainvälisen opiskelijaneuvonnan tehtäviin | School of Engineering seeks International Student Advisor 15.06.2021
  4. Hae nyt syksyn 2021 FITech-opintoihin | Apply now to FITech studies in fall 2021 | Ansök nu till FITech-studier hösten 2021 14.06.2021
  5. Short breaks in Aalto networks on 17 and 21 June 2021 | Lyhyitä katkoja Aallon verkoissa 17.6. ja 21.6. 11.06.2021
  6. Embark on your entrepreneurial journey at Entrepreneurial Path summer course! 10.06.2021
  7. Koronarokotukset – seuraa kotipaikkakuntasi rokotustilannetta | Coronavaccinering – följ vaccineringssituationen på din hemort 10.06.2021
  8. Uusien opiskelijoiden orientaation järjestäminen | Arrangemang vid introduktionen för nya studerande | Orientation of new students in 2021 15.06.2021
  9. Aawsum! Verkkotapahtuma – Online-evenemang – Online event 17.6.2021 07.06.2021
  10. Aalto ENG: Kesäkirje opiskelijoille on tutustuttavissa / The summerletter for students is available / Ett sommerbrev för students finns tillgängligt 03.06.2021

RSS