The Psychology, Learning and Communication programme at the University of Helsinki facilitates research conducted in the fields of educational sciences, learning, cognitive sciences, psychology, logopedics, and phonetics.
Doctoral Programme in Cognition, Learning, Instruction, and Communication (CLIC) is a multidisciplinary and international doctoral programme. It covers research projects conducted in educational sciences, psychology, in the cognitive sciences, and in speech therapy. This range includes learning and instruction, university pedagogy, work research, developmental psychology, personality psychology and cognitive brain research.
- cognitive brain research
- developmental psychology
- personality psychology
- activity theory
- university pedagogy
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Applications must meet the minimum requirements set for supervisory arrangements (see selection criteria). Application must include a supervision contract, signed by the applicant, responsible academic and supervisors.
- Remember to also check any remuneration protocol. Unless your supervisor is a full-time employee at University of Helsinki, he/she may expect remuneration for their supervision work. Supervision fee can be paid for one supervisor outside University of Helsinki. If supervision fees have been agreed upon, it must be indicated in the contract.
- If you have not yet graduated, you need to have all the studies (incl. thesis) required for the degree you apply with completed, graded and registered by the end of the relevant application period. This must be confirmed in a free-of form certificate by an official representative (e.g., Student Services Office) of the university awarding the degree. No exceptions are made to this rule.
InternationalFreeTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 0 EUR for the full programme during 12 months.
EU/EEAFreeTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 0 EUR for the full programme during 12 months.
Living costs for Helsinki
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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