Starting in autumn 2017 the University of Helsinki will have common admission periods for doctoral candidates. During the academic year 2017–2018 the admission periods are as follows:

1–14 September 2017
1–14 November 2017
1–14 February 2018
3–16 April 2018

In September and April all doctoral programmes admit new doctoral candidates; in addition AGFOREE and LUOVA doctoral programmes admit new candidates also in November and February. Specific information on the application periods for each doctoral programme will be available in April 2017.