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Explore the possibilities of undergraduate and graduate studies at the University of Helsinki. Find your favourite and apply during the application period.Information about doctoral programmes
Human Nutrition and Food-Related Behaviour │ Master’s programme
Study human nutrition, food-related behaviour and food consumption from the perspectives of public health nutrition, nutrition physiology and the social sciences. Understand the importance of nutrition to human physiology and health, human aspects linked to food choices and issues with food and nutrition.
Integrative Plant Sciences │ Master’s programme
Study the diversity of wild and cultivated plants from the Arctic to the Tropics, as well as plant functions from the molecular to the ecosystem level. You can choose courses on topics like plant biotechnology and breeding, molecular biology and genetics or plant ecology and evolutionary biology.
Intercultural Encounters │ Master’s programme
Get insight into the diversified world from the perspective of conflicts, human interaction, living traditions, religion and transnationalism. Learn to address questions of diversity and deal with issues of intercultural interaction, the media and power, cultural management and internationalisation.
International Business Law │ Master’s programme
Increase and deepen your knowledge and understanding of business law, including contract law, company law, intellectual property law, competition law, commercial dispute resolution and Chinese law. You also further develop your analytical, legal argumentation and communications skills.
Life Science Informatics │ Master’s programme
Take advantage of your background in mathematics, computer science and statistics and become an expert in utilising biodata. You can specialise in biomathematics, biostatistics, eco-evolutionary informatics or bioinformatics and systems medicine.
Linguistic Diversity and Digital Humanities │ Master’s programme
Deepen your understanding of the human language and linguistic diversity, dig into the mysteries of human cognition or learn to approach aspects of human life with digital research methods. You can specialise in Cognitive Science, Digital Humanities, General Linguistics, Language Technology or Phonetics.
Materials Research │ Master’s programme
Become an expert in materials research and play a part in solving challenges related to energy, food, water and the sustainable use of resources. Study the chemical and physical bases of existing and new materials, their synthesis and processing, composition and structure, properties and performance.
Mathematics and Statistics │ Master’s programme
Get a solid basis for mathematics and statistics applications. You can specialise in analysis, applied analysis, probabilistic modelling, stochastics, insurance and financial mathematics, algebra and topology, statistics, social statistics and mathematical physics, logic or modelling.
Microbiology and Microbial Biotechnology │ Master’s programme
Get an understanding of the significance of microbes as processors of life and the environment. Learn the research techniques for studying viruses, bacteria and other microbes and gain the skills to develop new innovations in food or drug industry or in other biotechnological applications.
Neuroscience │ Master’s programme
Study the brain and the entire nervous system at different levels of organisation, from genes and molecules to nerve cells and networks. Specialise in neuroscience or cell and systems physiology and choose courses in molecular and cellular neuroscience, regeneration biology, electrophysiology, brain disorders, etc.