Doctoral Programme in Mathematics and Statistics

Degree title:
Doctor of Philosophy
Degree program type:
Doctor's Degree
60+ cr
English, Finnish
Responsible organisation:
Faculty of Mathematics and Science
Coordinating organisation:
Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Curriculum periods:
2020-2021, 2021-2022, 2022-2023


The aim of doctoral training is to educate professionals in research, competent and versatile experts in various fields for the needs of society. The professional expertise of a graduate develops during doctoral training as a result of conducting research, attending training events and acting as a member of the university and scientific community.

Learning outcomes

Knowledge of the field of research
  • Familiarity with of one’s own field of research
  • Knowledge of the general theory of science
  • Producing new knowledge
  • Independent and critical thinking
  • Ethical responsibility
  • Innovativeness
  • Dissemination of knowledge
  • Interaction between research and environment
  • Responsibility for societal impact
  • Involvement
  • Communal engagement and impact
  • Cooperation and participation
  • Responsibility for developing the skills and the quality of operations of the university community


Select all (35+ cr)