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13.11.2019 at 12:00 - 10.2.2020 at 15:00


Here is the course’s teaching schedule. Check the description for possible other schedules.

Tue 11.2.2020
10:00 - 12:00


After completing the orientation, doctoral candidates will

  • be familiar with the requirements of completing a PhD at the University of Helsinki
  • be capable of self-direction and self-management in learning
  • have developed interaction, communication and digital skills
  • have an understanding of the scientific community and support system surrounding their research
  • be familiar with future career options available to them

To be completed within six months of receiving post-graduate study rights.

Offered regularly throughout the year

Orientation will cover the following topics:

  • AGFOREE profile and research areas
  • AGFOREE degree structure and courses
  • Thesis advisory committee meetings
  • International mobility
  • Research community
  • Career prospects
  • Digital services
  • Support services
  • Feedback

Attendance at a contact teaching day or taken independently through the Moodle online learning system.

The online course must be taken by all with a pass rate minimum of 80%.

  • Doctoral programme webpages
  • Doctoral programme welcome letter
  • YEB Code of Conduct

Feedback from the teacher

AGFOREE office