Search for degree programme
When you search for a degree programme by name or by part of the name the options in the list of degree programmes below the search field is narrowed down. After this you have to choose the degree programme from the list.
Master's and Licentiate's Programmes
Specialist training programmes
Supervision practices and supervision plan
Supervision is an important part of doctoral education and the completion of the doctoral degree. Each doctoral student must have at least one supervisor to assist them with the scientific content of research and to support them in their growth as independent researchers.
Problems in PhD supervision
A well-functioning supervision relationship is important for your doctoral dissertation and graduation. If problems arise, it's important to tackle the issue as soon as possible.
The thesis committee (follow-up group) assigned for all doctoral candidates is responsible for monitoring the progress of the doctoral dissertation work as well as the quality of the degree and supervision. Tasks of the thesis committee
The University of Helsinki uses the electronic Thessa tool for the planning, supervision and monitoring of doctoral studies. With Thessa, you can plan your dissertation project, track your progress and draw up a supervision plan with your supervisors.