Hanken has received a donation of 100 000 euros from Aktia Bank Plc to the ongoing fundraising campaign HANKEN RETURNS. Aktia wants to support the continuous development of internationally competitive and high-quality education and research.
There is increased focus on sustainability in the private and public sectors internationally. In Hanken’s latest PRME report, the School and its activities are scrutinised towards the backdrop of the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDG).
This year’s Anders Wall scholarship was awarded to Hanken student Emil Rantatulkkila. The award was presented at the concert house Musikaliska Akademien in Stockholm on Anders Wall’s birthday 10 March 2017.
Associate Professor in Marketing, Pia Polsa, has been elected Lecturer of the Year by SHS, the Student Union of Hanken School of Economics. The award was announced during the Student Union’s annual ball in February.
Hanken participates in a two-year project that focuses on smart energy systems and solutions (Smart Grids). The Council of Ostrobothnia has granted the project funding and the overall budget is EUR 900 000. The University of Vaasa leads the project.
Exchange students at Hanken are extremely pleased with their experience and their studies. The results from the latest exchange student survey show that 97% would recommend Hanken as a destination for an exchange student semester.