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Scope and structure of doctoral degrees
The doctoral education offered by the University of Helsinki provides a wide range of knowledge and skills for employment, whether as a researcher or an expert carrying out demanding tasks beyond academia.
Scope and structure of doctoral dissertations
The doctoral dissertation and related research are the most significant and extensive part of a doctoral degree. The University of Helsinki does not measure dissertations in credits, but their scope has been calculated to correspond to approximately 200 credits.