TAYJ041 Orientation Day for International Doctoral Researchers
Periods
Period I Period II Period III Period IV
Language of instruction
English
Type or level of studies
Postgraduate studies
Course unit descriptions in the curriculum
Yliopiston yhteiset tohtoriopinnot
Doctoral School

General description

Target group: New and newish non-Finnish doctoral researchers of the University of Tampere

Content: Organization of doctoral studies at the University of Tampere, Joint doctoral studies, Funding opportunities, Library services, Supervision and planning of studies

Time: Fri 31.8.2018

Place: Room A32 Main building

Programme:

13.15-13.30 Welcome to the University of Tampere
13.30-14.00 Organization of doctoral studies at the University of Tampere, Joint doctoral studies (coordinator Olli Nuutinen, UTA Doctoral School)
14.00-14.30 Funding opportunities (Senior planning officer Virve Kallioniemi-Chambers, UTA Doctoral School)
14.30-14.50 International HR Team at Your Service! (HR specialist Nuppu Suvanto, UTA)
14.50-15.10 Coffee break
15.10-15.30 Library services (Information specialist Tomi Toikko, UTA library)
15.30-16.00 Supervision and tips on Planning and Managing your Doctoral Process (Research Director Pirjo Nikander, UTA Doctoral School)
16.00 -16.20 About University of Tampere Association of Researchers and Teachers (Jussi Jalonen, Yulia Shumilova)

Responsible teacher: Dr. Pirjo Nikander

Pre-registration with e-form https://elomake3.uta.fi/lomakkeet/827/lomake.html?rinnakkaislomake=registration. Enrolment period until 29.8.2018.

NB! No credits are awarded.

Enrolment for University Studies

Teachers

Pirjo Nikander, Teacher responsible
Pirjo.Nikander[├Ąt]uta.fi

Teaching

31-Aug-2018 – 31-Aug-2018
Lectures 3 hours

Evaluation

Pass/fail.

Evaluation criteria