PhD Kick-off - In­side doc­toral stud­ies

4-7PM on Monday, November 5th, 2018  

PhD Kick-off, orientation and networking reception for doctoral candidates at the University of Helsinki Main Building, Great Hall

Main building of the University of Helsinki. Photo by Linda Tammisto.

PhD Kick-off is an excellent opportunity to find out about living, studying, and working in Helsinki and in the University of Helsinki. Visit the information booths on careers, finances, housing, healthcare, free time and all sorts. In addition, you will meet your fellow doctoral candidates, mingle and make friends, and get familiar with different clubs and societies that bring doctoral candidates together.  

The event is organized in collaboration with the City of Helsinki, University of Helsinki, and the Association of University of Helsinki PhD Students (HYVÄT)

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16:15 Welcome Words by the University of Helsinki, Vice Rector Paula Eerola

16:30 Greetings on behalf of the University of Helsinki PhD Students, Anton Saaresalo, HYVÄT ry

16:45 PhD Studies at the University of Helsinki, Maija Urponen, University of Helsinki

17:00 Refreshments, Wine & Cheese with Info Booths, Key information for living, working and studying in Helsinki and in the University.

19:00 Closing the event