UEF doctoral student positions

The doctoral programmes of the University of Eastern Finland invite applications for doctoral student positions on an annual basis. Approximately 150 doctoral students work with this funding as early stage researchers at our university every year.  The UEF doctoral student positions are salary-paying positions, enabling the doctoral students to engage in full-time study with an objective to complete the doctoral degree in four years' time.

Doctoral students completing their doctoral degree at the University of Eastern Finland are able to apply for the UEF doctoral student positions. The maximum duration of the doctoral student positions is four years. The persons selected to the UEF doctoral student positions will be hired as early stage researchers by the University of Eastern Finland.

The UEF doctoral student positions may be applied for by persons already are enrolled as doctoral students at the University of Eastern Finland and by persons planning to complete their doctoral degree at the University of Eastern Finland.

Call for UEF doctoral student positions

In 2017 the call for doctoral student positions (salary paid positions) was open from 2 April to 8 May 2017.