Studies

We provide degree programmes in all three levels, BSc, Msc, and PhD both in Physics and in Mathematics. The given education is also based on the highly valued research conducted in Joensuu.

DEGREES

Bachelor of Science, BSc, main subject is  physics or mathematics and the degree comprises of 180 ECTS which can be completed in three years. The studies are entirely in Finnish and more detailed information can be found in Finnish pages.

Master of Science, MSc, main subject is  physics or mathematics, and the degree comprises of a fullfilled Bachelor degree and additional 120 ECTS. Degree can be completed in two years.

In Physics we provide International Master's Degree Programme in Photonics entirely in English. In addition, one can take some courses in English in Mathematics.

Licentiate of Philosophy, main subject is  physics or mathematics, and  the degree comprises of Masters degree, Licentiate thesis and additional 30 ECTS. Degree can be completed in two years.

Doctor of Philosophy, main subject is  physics or mathematics, and  the degree comprises of Masters degree, Doctoral thesis and additional 30 ECTS. Degree can be completed in four years.

The PhD studies can be conducted in both Physics and Mathematics, and the research can be done in all of our research areas. See more information about the doctoral studies here

If you like to visit our department as an exchange student, please visit our Internationality - page