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Apply now to doctoral studies

The application period for the doctoral programmes of the Academy of Fine Arts and the Theatre Academy runs from 31 August to 12 October 2018. 

The doctoral studies comprise 240 ECTS credits and lead to a doctoral degree in fine arts, dance, or theatre and drama. Doctoral studies provide students with skills needed in conducting artistic research and train them for the profession of artist-researcher.

The next application period for the doctoral schools of the Sibelius Academy starts in January 2019.

Read the application instructions of the doctoral programmes:

Apply to the doctoral programme of the Academy of Fine Arts 2019

Apply to the doctoral programme of the Theatre Academy 2019