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A doctoral candidate is a student pursuing further studies after a Masterīs degree. The postgraduate degrees offered by The Faculty of Technology at the University of Oulu are Licentiate of Science (Technology) and Doctor of Science (Technology). In certain cases the Doctor of Philosophy degree can also be awarded. The doctoral degree may be taken directly after the masterīs degree, the licentiate degree is not compulsory.

Postgraduate studies

The departments at the Faculty of Technology are participating in several graduate schools. These postgraduate programmes are offered jointly by several Finnish universities. The departments of the Faculty also offer postgraduate programmes of their own.

Postgraduate studies at the departments of the Faculty of Technology

Department of Architecture

Department of Mechanical Engineering

Department of Process and Environmental Engineering

Department of Electrical and Information Engineering

Department of Industrial Engineering and Management

Guidance and instructions for dissertations

University of Oulu Graduate School, UniOGS, provides the framework for doctoral education for all students of the University of Oulu.

Guidelines for postgraduate studies

Finnish National Graduate Schools and other doctoral programmes coordinated by the Faculty of Technology

EnviroNet, multidisciplinary environmental graduate Net School

VALUE - Doctoral School in Integrated Catchment and Water Resources Management

Infotech Oulu Graduate School

Graduate School Moderni puukaupunki

CWC International Doctoral Study Programme