Call for Applications – SGT Studio 2019

SGT Studio – Call for Applications 2019
WAT-E2070 Sustainable Global Technologies (SGT) Studio (10 cr)

Do you want to work in development projects in Africa, Asia or Latin America? Aalto SGT Studio organizes four challenged based student projects in spring term 2019 in Kenya, Uganda, Nepal and in Mexico. Find out more and apply by 12 October!

Apply now! >> MyCourses SGT Studio 2019

How to apply?

Go to course page and find out more about the projects

Read carefully the project briefs

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  • Motivation letter
  • CV
  • Study transcript

Selection is based on the motivation letter, and suitability of your field of study to the project. Those with prerequisite courses or relevant similar background have priority. Teams of five will be formed with various disciplines. Each team will be supported by a mentor throughout the course.

All Master’s and PhD students from Aalto are eligible to apply. Through JOO-agreement also students from other Finnish universities can apply. Note that some background studies or experience in development is highly recommended.

Two-week field trips are organized in period III or IV. Students will have to be able to travel during the course. In principle travel is at student’s own cost. Some of the projects have external funding and travel grants available. However, students are encouraged to apply travel grants and sponsors as part of their course assignments.

More information: Matleena Muhonen (firstname.lastname @

Please do not email your application!