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Enrol
8.4.2019 at 09:00 - 2.9.2019 at 16:00

Timetable

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

DateTimeLocation
Tue 3.9.2019
10:00 - 12:00

Description

Compulsory for all MBDP doctoral candidates.

No prerequisites.

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 three months of receiving post-graduate study rights.

The course will be offered every year, once in the spring and once in the autumn (dependent on the application dates for post-graduate study rights).

Orientation will cover the following topics:

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

Orientation will be held on a one-one basis or in small groups.
Full attendance is required and a Thesis committee meeting three months later will be scheduled.

Doctoral programme webpages, Doctoral programme welcome letter, YEB Code of Conduct.

Feedback from the teacher
Pass/Fail

Teaching in English.

Doctoral education Planning officer