How to apply

Starting in autumn 2017 the University of Helsinki will have common admission periods for doctoral candidates. During the academic year 2018-2019 the admission periods are as follows:

14–27 September 2018
1–14 November 2018 (only some doctoral programmes)
1–14 February 2019 (only some doctoral programmes)
2–15 April 2019

In September and April all doctoral programmes admit new doctoral candidates; in addition AGFOREE, FoodHealth 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 February 2019.

The application process in a nutshell