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    Applying for Doctorate Studies Applying for Doctorate Studies

    Doctor of Science degree from the field of Industrial Engineering and Management or Software Engineering

    Scientific doctoral studies can be taken eg. in the fields of

    • Industrial Engineering and Management
    • Software Engineering.

    The fields of research can be found at the Application procedure -pages.

    The objective for doctorate studies is to complete the Doctor of Science (Technology) degree. A small proportion of the school's postgraduate students apply for Ph.D. or Licentiate of Technology studies. To qualify for admission to doctorate studies, the applicants should have completed a higher university degree (Master of Science or another Master's degree relevant to the field of research).

    Doctorate studies in Lappeenranta University of Technology (LUT) contains a doctoral thesis and 40 ECTS credits postgraduate level studies, which can be eg. postgraduate courses or exams taken from the literature in the field of research.
    More information about applying and studying from Doctoral studies -pages