Study requirements for physics and astronomy

Doctoral degree programme: Physics and astronomy
Responsible person: Ville-Veikko Telkki

Total: 40 credits

General and transferable skills studies 4-8 credits:

  • Introduction to doctoral training 1 cr
  • Scientific research and ethics 2 cr
  • Follow-up group meeting and reporting 1 cr
  • Optional general and transferable skills courses 0-4 cr

Field specific studies 32-36 credits:

  • Doctoral training plan 3 cr
  • Research plan seminar 1 cr
  • Scientific conferences 2-12 cr
  • Field specific special courses 5-30 cr
  • Other field specific courses (You can include max. 5 credits of teaching tasks in your studies when you have passed the course 920005J Basics of University Pedagogy for Doctoral Students 2 credits, or equivalent studies)

The structure of the doctoral degree programme provides recommendations for the study schedules, as well as few suggestions for activities and courses that may be of interest in this field:

Structure 2019-2020


Last updated: 5.8.2019