Doctoral training committees

Doctoral training committee:

  • Leads the doctoral programme training
  • Accepts degree requirements proposed by the degree programmes
  • Is responsible for doctoral student selections –Numbers, criteria for admission, evaluation of applications
  • Approves changes of supervisors and appoints additional supervisors
  • Appoints follow-up group members and accepts Doctoral Training Plans (approved by Follow-up group)
  • Grants permissions for pre-examination and appoints the pre-examiners of doctoral theses
  • Grants permissions to defend the doctoral theses and appoints the pre-examiners, opponent and Custos
  • Approves and grades the doctoral theses


Meeting schedules and compositions of each doctoral training committee are presented in their pages.


Last updated: 24.4.2017