How to apply

Starting in autumn 2017 the University of Helsinki will have common admission periods for doctoral candidates. Once you’ve chosen a doctoral programme, check your programme's website to see which application periods are in use in your chosen programme. 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 (only some doctoral programmes)

The application process in a nutshell