OPPI provides an international, multidisciplinary research atmosphere with leading researchers of learning, teaching and learning environment as the supervisors of doctoral candidates’ dissertations.
The Doctoral Programme on Learning, Teaching and Learning Environments Research organises high quality courses and seminars for doctoral candidates, also in co-operation with the international and national partners. The research on learning and education is recognised as one of the areas of strength in research at the University of Turku.
The Doctoral Programme is linked to the research conducted at the Department of Teacher Education and the Centre for Learning Research (CLR). In addition to the research themes related to learning and learning environments, central research themes of the doctoral programme are teaching and teacher education. OPPI is part of the Finnish Multidisciplinary Doctoral Training Network on Educational Sciences (FinEd).
Programme StructureCourses include:
- Writing and publishing research results
- Structural Equation Modelling
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Research plan
- Curriculum vitae (in Finnish or in English)
- Motivation letter
- Degree certificates and transcripts of study records
- Verification of the language proficiency
- Supervisor’s assessment of the applicant’s research plan and the applicant’s ability to complete a doctoral degree
- If the applicant has a right to study for a doctoral degree at another university or in another doctoral programme at the University of Turku
InternationalFreeTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 48 months.
NationalFreeTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 48 months.
Living costs for Turku
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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