Research Methodology



  • The Department of Research Methodology is responsible for methodology studies for all faculties of the University of Lapland.

  • Different units of the Faculty of Social Sciences offer several international courses in, for example, research methods and statistics.

Students and Studies

  • The methodology courses presented here are open for all international exchange students and all Finnish and international degree students of the University of Lapland.

  • Note that students are required to register for courses by using the WebOodi system.

  • More information on structure of studies and courses is available in WebOodi.


Coordination and Contacts

Professor of Research Methodology
Ms Suvi Ronkainen, PhD
Faculty of Social Sciences
Tel. +358 (0)400 673 462
Fax +358 16 341 2600
E-mail: Suvi.Ronkainen(at)