Doctoral training at TSE

We offer

  • a 4-year doctoral programme
  • an array of disciplines and research fields where to make your doctoral studies
  • the possibility to study full-time or part time in a slower pace

Do you have

  • an original research idea that you can put on paper in form of a convincing research plan
  • a Master's degree with an excellent study record in a relevant field from Finland or abroad
  • the intellectual curiosity and motivation to pursue a research journey of several years

Applications are welcomed!

Doctoral Programmes

It is possible to complete a doctoral degree at Turku School of Economics in two doctoral programmes at University of Turku. Majority of doctoral candidates study in the Doctoral Programme of Turku School of Economics
Doctoral students majoring in Information Systems Science may also study in the Doctoral Programme in Mathematics and Computer Sciences (MATTI). The degree structure and study requirements are the same irrespective of the doctoral programme the student belongs to. 

Doctoral Candidates' experiences on studying at TSE 

Doctoral Candidate Jonathan Van Mumford (in the photo) tells his story, how he came from New Zealand to study at Turku School of Economics. Jonathan is conducting research in International Business on the process of international entrepreneurship. Read about Jonathan's experiences on studying at TSE and living in Turku.

Read also about experiences of other Doctoral Candidates at TSE: Laura Niemi in Entrepreneurship, Annika Blomberg in TSE Pori Unit, Management and Organization and Matti Minkkinen in Futures Studies



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