SGT – Sustainable Global Technologies Programme combines engineering, architecture, design and business to contribute to sustainable development. Each year, students take part in real-life projects in Africa, Asia and Latin America to study the diverse connections between sustainability, technology, cultural and societal challenges.

SGT Programme

Go Global! SGT Programme is an interdisciplinary educational programme at the School of Engineering in Aalto. The aim is to emphasize the role of sustainability and technology in development.

SGT Courses

Join in! SGT Programme offers three optional courses each academic year totaling 17 study credits (ECTS) including SGT Studio course with real-life challenges in different parts of the world.

People & Network

It’s never done alone – contact us and become part of SGT community! We are always looking for project ideas and enthusiastic mentors with various backgrounds.

Make the change! It’s once in a life-time experience with an impact! Working with local communities or industries in Africa, Asia and Latin America student teams are contributing to various development challenges. Working together in the field, creating lifelong networks and promoting sustainable development goals locally and globally.

SGT Blog

SGT 2020 Media Release Statements

By Nehal JainOn kesäkuu 4, 2020

With the final presentations done, it’s time for the teams, to give a part on their backs! The final materials of the projects are now available on the SGT webpage. As a...

Meet the Mentors! – SGT Studio...

By Nehal JainOn huhtikuu 8, 2020

The 2020 SGT Studio Course started in January with 19 students and 5 mentors excited to start working on their respective projects.The project teams traveled to 4 different...

PBL Summer course in Mumbai-apply now!

By SGT ProgrammeOn toukokuu 3, 2019

Call for Applications – DL 17 May 2019 SGT x IDBM Advanced PBL Student Challenge MUMBAI – Sustainable Urban Communities in India (5 ECTS) Take your learning experience to a...