Väitösprosessi Väitösprosessi

Dissertation process

LUT Doctoral School regularly offers an info session on the dissertation process. The session includes information from the study affairs point of view and usually also a presentation on a changing topic.

Recommendation: 3rd or 4th year
Schedule: next time in February-March
Contact information: doctoral.studies@lut.fi

Tieteenfilosofia Tieteenfilosofia

Philosophy of Science

Two alternative courses are offered at LUT:

A210AJ201 Philosophy of Science 6 ECTS cr
Recommendation: 1st year
Schedule: yearly, May-August

Also available via Open University as a literature exam; please enrol by e-mail to avoinyliopisto@lut.fi at least two weeks before the exam date.

A210AJ501 Philosophy of Science for Technology Post-graduates 6 ECTS cr
Recommendation: 1st year
Schedule: yearly, May-August

Tutkimusetiikka Tutkimusetiikka

Research Ethics

Two alternative courses are offered at LUT:

991031 Research Ethics Course 1 ECTS cr (yearly, autumn/online course)

991030 Research Ethics Course 2 ECTS cr (yearly, spring/online + 1 day face-to-face tuition=workshop, 17.3.2020)

Recommendation: 1st or 2nd year
Contact person at LUT University: terhi.virkki-hatakka@lut.fi

Good scientific practice (info sessions on changing themes)
Recommendation: 1st or 2nd year depending on the topic
Schedule: arranged when applicable
Contact information: terhi.virkki-hatakka@lut.fi

Research data management services, see LibGuides

Copyright issues, see LibGuides


Tiedonhaku ja julkaiseminen Tiedonhaku ja julkaiseminen

Information retrieval and publishing

Lappeenranta Academic Library services for new doctoral students and junior researchers, see LibGuides
Contact information: kirjasto@lut.fi

RefWorks - to collect, manage and organize research papers and documents, see LibGuides

991040 Open Science 1 ECTS cr
Recommendation: 1st or 2nd year
Schedule: online, usually once per academic year, next time 2.3.-15.3.2020
Contact information: marja.talikka@lut.fi

Viestintäosaaminen Viestintäosaaminen

Communication skills

KIEN0020 English Clinic for Researchers and Doctoral Students 5 ECTS cr (mainly for technology students), tuition in spring 2020

KISU0014 Asiantuntijatiedon popularisointi 2 op, syksy 2019

KISU0016 Tieteellinen viestintä 3 op, syksy 2019

See course descriptions on LAB/Language Centre web pages (Finnish, English).

Urapalvelut Urapalvelut

Career Services

Some services offered at LUT are suitable also for doctoral students, read more in Finnish or in English.

Contact information: careerservices@lut.fi

Yrittäjyys Yrittäjyys


CS34AJ100 Entrepreneurship for Academics 6 ECTS cr
Recommendation: 3rd or 4th year
Schedule: yearly, spring term/period 4

The course in spring 2020 will be offered during 13.-15.5.2019, at 9.00-16.00  (intensive course) at Skinnarila sauna.

Enrolment is open now in WebOodi until May 4.

Tutkijavaihto Tutkijavaihto

Research exchange

The HR-unit organises info sessions on research exchange possiblities for LUT employees.

Recommendation: 1st year (end) or 2nd year (beginning)
Schedule: once per academic year (January)
Contact information: anu.honkanen@lut.fi

Tutkimusrahoitus Tutkimusrahoitus

Research financing

LM20AJ500 Grant Writing 3-6 ECTS cr
Recommendation: 3rd or 4th year
Schedule: yearly, spring (individual grants), autumn (collaborative grants)

Henkilöstökoulutus Henkilöstökoulutus

LUT staff training

The university provides many opportunities for training and education, details are available on the LUTintranet.
Contact information: salme.arola@lut.fi

University pedagogy training is available mainly in Finnish, see LUTintranet.
Contact information: johanna.naukkarinen@lut.fi

Project manager training is virtual training through Moodle
Contact information: tutkimuspalvelut@lut.fi

Orientation events for new employees
New employees are invited by email (a calendar invitation) to events.
Schedule: monthly during academic terms

- spring 2020: 22.1., 18.2., 18.3. (in English)/24.3. (in Finnish), 15.4., 14.5. and 16.6.

See further information on  LUTintranet/Events
Contact information: salme.arola@lut.fi