Doctoral Programme

The doctoral programme in the Faculty of Education is a multidisciplinary doctoral programme in educational sciences, providing research training leading to a doctoral degree. A Doctor of Philosophy (Education) is capable of independent scientific and professional research working as an academic researcher and in demanding expert duties in society. Graduates find employment in research, development, teaching and management tasks requiring special skills and expertise in the educational sciences in Finland and abroad.

Doctoral training at the Faculty of Education is part of the University of Oulu Graduate School (UniOGS). Study rights are applied from the Graduate School.


More information

University of Oulu Graduate School (UniOGS), coordinator, human sciences
Elina Pernu

Contact UniOGS coordinators also at uniogs@oulu.fi


Faculty of Education Doctoral Programme, staff member in charge
Professor Maija Lanas

Faculty of Education Doctoral Programme, coordinator
Postdoctoral researcher Sonja Lutovac