Aalto EE teaches students from the top-rated South Korean university

Aalto University Executive Education (Aalto EE) is providing study tours in Finland, on innovation and corporate entrepreneurship, for MBA students at KAIST College of Business, a top South Korean university.


The KAIST College of Business has been highly rated in several international rankings, such as the QS World University Ranking (41st in 2017). KAIST is third and Aalto University seventh on the list of the world's best universities under 50 years old.

The corporate entrepreneurship and innovation study tours, to be arranged in July and August, will introduce the participants to Finland’s entrepreneurial and innovation ecosystem. It also provides participants with insights on applying the entrepreneurship and innovation process to the corporate context, and with structured tools necessary to explore and capitalize on new opportunities in ways typical to entrepreneurs in high growth ventures.

- During the study tour, we will be able to benefit from the good results and experience of cooperation between a large company, a business augmentor and an executive education provider. We will also build and support the Aalto University entrepreneurship ecosystem with our strong expertise in executive education and leadership development services, says Dr. Riina Gröhn, Executive Director of Aalto EE’s Asia Pacific operations.

- Financial Times ranks Aalto EE as one of the world's top 50 executive education providers. Our impact in Asia will be increased by the partnership we have now formed. We have been training and coaching executives in South Korea since 1995. We already have 4,000 alumni in the country, says Dr. Riina Gröhn.

Additional information

Riina Gröhn
Executive Director, Asia Pacific, Aalto EE
Tel. +65 8866 7430

Aalto University Executive Education Ltd

Aalto University Executive Education Ltd offers thought-provoking leadership development services (Aalto EE), professional development services for specialists and managers (Aalto PRO) and creative solutions covering the whole life cycle of entrepreneurship (Aalto ENT). Aalto University brings to our offering a multidisciplinary approach, together with innovative learning methods; this provides a unique combination of practical expertise with the latest research.

Aalto University Executive Education’s strengths lie in its global operating model and diverse offering. In addition to Finland and Singapore, Aalto University Executive Education offers education programs in China, Indonesia, Iran, Poland, Russia, South Korea, Sweden, Taiwan, Tanzania, Vietnam and the Baltic countries. As a part of Aalto University, it holds three respected business university accreditations – AACSB, AMBA, and EQUIS – which places it among the top 0.5% of institutions in the world.