Doctoral Studies at the Faculty of Education

In the University of Lapland you can complete the following Doctoral degrees in the Faculty of Education: Doctor of Philosophy (Education) and Doctor of Philosophy . The major subject of degrees may be one of the following: Adult Education, Education or Media Education. Major subject studies may also orient towards Gender Studies or Educational Psychology.

An applicant who has taken a degree equivalent to the Finnish master’s degree can be admitted to doctor’s degree studies at the University of Lapland. A good command of the English and/or Finnish language is required.

You can apply for a doctoral study right in the Faculty of Education during an application period that is arranged twice a year.

Application deadlines:
  • 30 April at 16:00
  • 30 November at 16:00