Other things pertaining to doctoral studies



The University of Jyväskylä, the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences and the Department of Music, Art and Culture Studies seek to support doctoral students with several types of funding. More information on these can be found on the Faculty's webpage.

In addition to the University of Jyväskylä, funding is granted by a variety of foundations and funds. From the point of view of the Department of Music, Art and Culture Studies, the biggest and best-known ones are

It is also worth looking for funders on the basis of the research subject, data, localisation or other relevant factors. More information on foundations can be found on, for example, the Council of Finnish Foundations webpage.

MACS Researchers' Association (Mutkun tutkijat)

The doctoral students and researchers have founded a society called Mutkun tutkijat (Researchers' Association of the Department of Music, Art and Culture Studies). The purpose of the society is to offer support and provide information in the everyday life of a researcher, while providing opportunities for networking and recreational activities. More information can be found on the society’s webpage.