How to Apply?

There are two application rounds per year to the Hanken PhD Programme.

Two Application Rounds per Year

There are two application rounds per year to the Hanken PhD Programme.

The following application dates are:

  • Spring 2018 application round: 29 January - 2 March 2018 at 4 pm (studies start in August 2018)
  • Autumn 2018 application round: 3 September - 28 September 2018 at 4 pm (studies start in January 2019)

From autumn 2018 the application is made electronically. The application form is made available here when the application round is open.
 

General Information on the Application Rounds

Deadline for supplementing the application with final degree certificate and final transcript of records:

Spring application round 2018: 31 July 2018
Autumn application round 2018: 31 December 2018

The application form and the attached files must be submitted electronically. You can attach the files when you are filling the application form.

NB! Officially certified copies of your degree diplomas, transcripts of records and Diploma Supplement must be sent directly to Hanken by regular post/courir. The documents shall reach Hanken by 4 pm on the last day of the application round. You can also submit electronic copies of the documents, but please note that the documents must be posted in order to be processed. 

You can also submit a copy of your GMAT (Graduate Management Admission Test) or GRE General Test (Graduate Record Examination) result and a copy of your language test result per mail to doctoral.studies@hanken.fi or per regular post/courier. The certificate for exemption from the language test reqirement shall also be posted with the degree documents. 

Please send your appendices:
 
By regular mail:
Hanken School of Economics
Doctoral Studies Coordinator
P.O. Box 479
00101 Helsinki
Finland
 
By courier mail:
Hanken School of Economics
Doctoral Studies Coordinator
Arkadiankatu 22
00100 Helsinki
Finland
 

Our online information is updated for each application round. All updates for each application round are available no later than the start of that application round. Possible corrections or specifications made during the application round will be posted on this page.