1,000 Fully Funded PhD Scholarships in Finland in 2024 (Apply Now)

Finland has spread the Great News. The Finland Ministry of Education and Culture allocated EUR 255 million to Finland universities to provide one thousand Fully Funded PhD Scholarships in Finland in 2024–2027. This new Pilot program is available in 12 Finnish universities. Take advantage of a high-quality education. This pilot program is just more than education. It also includes a three-year employment contract.

This is the first call offering a 3-year employment doctoral researcher contract in various fields such as AI, education, circular economy, cancer medicine, and more. The program aims to increase the number of PhD graduates in Finland significantly. It is expected to address a shortage identified by the government in various sectors. The list of the Participating universities and the links to their websites are given below.

List of Participating Universities, the No of Scholarships, and the Application Links

This new Pilot initiative is available in 12 universities in Finland. Each university is allocated several scholarships and funding. The name of the university along with links to their PhD website are given below.

All of the universities given above include a three-year PhD pilot program. One thousand fully funded PhD scholarships in Finland universities.

What is this New Doctoral Education Pilot

This is a new initiative by the Finnish Ministry of Education and Culture. They are offering 1,000 fully funded PhD positions with a three-year employment contract. The pilot program will run from 2024–2027.

Application Process for the New Pilot PhD Scholarships in Finland

  1. Check your designated program.
  2. Choose the university and check the number of open positions.
  3. Select your desired course, and read the requirements and the deadline.
  4. Prepare Documents according to the requirements.
  5. Apply via the university’s portal or as instructed on their website.
Muhammad Saim Rasheed
As Opportunities Corners founder, my name is Muhammad Saim Rasheed. I completed my higher education from University of Engineering and Technology, Peshawar. I have been to Egypt for the AIESEC internship in 2016. In addition, I am an alumnus of the U.S. Department of State's (SUSI 2017) Exchange Program. I participated in the Young Leaders Fellowship in the Maldives in 2021, and I went to the International Youth Leadership Summit in Turkiye in 2022. Since 2017, I have participated in numerous fully funded educational and leadership programs. I therefore created this blog based on my own personal experiences, and I mentor students who are eager and enthusiastic about pursuing fully funded opportunities. You can visit the official sources for additional information by clicking on the links provided at the end of each post. Read more about me and our partners here. I am also Featured by Pakistan-U.S. Alumni Network