Studies in the Faculty of Social Sciences

You can complete the following first degrees in the faculty:

• Bachelor and Master of Administrative Sciences
• Bachelor and Master of Social Sciences

The academic studies are measured in credits (cr.) equal to ECTS. The full-time studies of one academic year correspond to 60 credits. Students first complete the lower, 3-year Bachelor’s degree (180 cr.) and then the higher, 2-year Master’s degree (120 cr.).
When admitted to undergraduate studies, a student gets the right to study for both degrees. The general objectives, structures, and scopes of degrees have been laid down in the Decree on University Degrees (794/2004) that applies to all universities in Finland.Information on postgraduate degrees can be found in the section Postgraduate studies.