Doctoral education

Doctoral programmes

Aalto University prepares doctoral students to become highly qualified researchers and experts in most demanding positions. Doctoral education is carried out in a unique multidisciplinary international scientific community. More than 250 doctors graduate every year.
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The key element in doctoral training is the relationship between supervisor and the doctoral student. High quality field based education and customized transferable skills training together with network-building ensure that the doctoral students’ scientific qualifications develop along with their individually oriented proficiency for worklife skills. The University also provides career guidance and mentoring.

Doctoral programmes

 Doctoral education is offered in six doctoral programmes

Aalto Doctoral Programme in Arts, Design and Architecture

This site is the student study guide for the Aalto Doctoral Programme in Arts, Design and Architecture.

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Aalto Doctoral Programme in Business, Economics and Finance

This site is the student study guide for the Aalto Doctoral Programme in Business, Economics and Finance.

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Aalto Doctoral Programme in Chemical Engineering

This site is the student study guide for the Aalto Doctoral Programme in Chemical Engineering.

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Aalto Doctoral Programme in Electrical Engineering

This site is the student study guide for the Aalto Doctoral Programme in Electrical Engineering.

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Aalto Doctoral Programme in Engineering

This site is the student study guide for the Aalto Doctoral Programme in Engineering.

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Aalto Doctoral Programme in Science

This site is the student study guide for the Aalto Doctoral Programme in Science.

Aalto University 3D logo around the campus Anni Kaaria

How to apply for doctoral studies?

Doctoral students at Aalto University can pursue the degrees of Doctor of Science (Technology), Doctor of Arts (Art and Design), Doctor of Science (Economics and Business Administration), and Doctor of Science (Architecture). The target time for the doctoral degree is four years. The admissions are organised individually by each doctoral programme.

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Doctoral graduates of Aalto University in working life

Aalto University Career Services conducts career tracking surveys to follow up careers of doctoral graduates.

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Doctoral education services

Doctoral education services support doctoral students, supervising professors, thesis advisors and doctoral programme directors in matters related to doctoral studies. Doctoral education services belong to Learning Services.

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