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23.1.2020 at 09:00 - 28.2.2020 at 00:00


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

Wed 11.3.2020
09:15 - 10:45
Thu 12.3.2020
09:15 - 10:45
Tue 17.3.2020
09:15 - 10:45
Wed 18.3.2020
09:15 - 10:45


Doctoral candidates

Compulsory/optional course: Optional

  • Coordinating degree programme: Doctoral School in Health Sciences
  • The course belongs to the following module: General Transferable Skills
  • Availability of the course to students of other degree programmes: Yes, but subject to capacity

On completion of the course, the participants will know:

  • tools for identifying funding sources
  • what is a good research funding application
  • funding agencies and relevant instruments at different stages of the research career
  • current trends in research funding
  • research support services

Once a year during the fourth period

The course aims to elaborate how to look for research funding and how to write a good research funding application, what are the relevant research funding instruments and funding agencies, and the existing research support services.

Lectures, course assignments.

pass/fail, active participation and completion of the course assignments.