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Starting Up

Aalto University and MinnaLearn via Independent


Learn to think like an entrepreneur and to solve real-world problems by creating something new.

Beyond the startup hype

Get first-hand knowledge from founders on how to start your own business, kickstart a venture inside an organization, or to simply understand and discuss the topic.

Practical know-how

Learn the fundamentals of startup entrepreneurship, company building, and how to create new products with real-life examples from successful entrepreneurs.

Free and accessible

The course is free and open to everyone – with no prior knowledge required. With a mobile-first design, you can study anywhere and at any time.

Created by the startup community

This is an Aalto University course created by Kiuas,, Aalto Ventures Program and Reaktor. View our global supporters here


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