30.03.2017

Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences / Syllabus for Postgraduate Studies 1.4.2017-31.7.2020

Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences' syllabus for postgraduate studies (1.4.2017-31.7.2020) has been approved at the Faculty Council meeting of 29 March 2017. The syllabus applies to all doctoral programmes of the Faculty. The new doctoral students admitted after 1 April 2017 will start their postgraduate studies according to this syllabus for postgraduate studies. 

Rector’s decision on the university-level rules for curricular transition during the curriculum period 2017-2020 (https://www.jyu.fi/hallinto/rehtori/intra/siirtymasaannot_en) applies also to doctoral studies.

The doctoral students admitted before 1 April 2017, whose the syllabus for postgraduate studies has been approved of by the Faculty of Humanities or the Faculty of Social Sciences, may complete their doctoral degree accordingly (based on a major subject) during the transitional period OR, if they wish, start with the new the syllabus for postgraduate studies (in which case the doctoral student must draw up a new postgraduate study plan). Also, this means completing the studies according to the new degree programmes.

The transition period is valid until 31 July 2020.

Faculty will send information about practices of transferring to pursue studies according to the new syllabus and the new degree programmes as soon as possible.