IDBM Minor Studies


Location: Helsinki


Credits: 25 ECTS


Language: English


Application dates:

  • FItech Track: until 27.08.2019

  • Industry Track: until 31.05.2019

The IDBM Minor studies combine the very best bits of IDBM into a condense learning experience. Students join the IDBM community to learn IDBM core skills and collaborate with different disciplines and backgrounds in transdisciplinary teamwork settings.


FItech Track

Any Background, 25 ECTS

In collaboration with FITech, the Finnish Institute of Technology, IDBM is proud to offer a new transdisciplinary minor study track that combines online learning and hands-on real-life challenges. You can apply with any university bachelor’s background.


Industry Track

Aalto Students, 25 ECTS

The Industry Minor offers students a possibility to complete the 5 month long, hands-on industry project with one of our renowned industry partners. Students tackle real-life challenges in transdisciplinary teamwork. See the Aalto instructions for applying.


Applying to Minor from other schools?

Interested to apply, but not a student at Aalto? Not to worry.

a) If you are from a Finnish University, first you need the JOO-study rights. See more info for here.

b) If you are an international student, please also contact a study coordinator at your home university to discuss the practicalities of completing a minor degree at another university.

c) Confused? Contact us.

If eligible, feel free to contact Anna-Mari Saari, IDBM Program Manager, and email her the following documents:

  • Transcript of your home university studies

  • Motivation Letter

  • Curriculum Vitae/Resume