Are you interested to see what goes in people’s minds? Do you want to make a career out of it? The University of Turku, Finland offers you this great opportunity of setting the theoretical boundaries of neuroscience as well as other up to date academic programs such as: Nordic Cultural Resilience and Social Change, Future Studies or East Asian Studies.
What are the basic requirements? First of all and foremost, you must have a Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field of study and a good command of English. Second, language skills are usually verified by an international language test such as TOEFL or IELTS however there are others programs which can help you measure your English skills. Third, you need to check the academic programs offered by the university. The Master programs can be easily retrieved here http://masters.utu.fi/. Whatever program you might choose, the university works as an enforcer allowing you to take a decision faster based on the career opportunities granted by each and every program.
After you choose a certain program make sure that you are eligible for that program and you have all that is required. Scan the enclosures pdf-files. Do not forget that the application should be submitted by January 31st.
How about the tuition fees and scholarships? Tuition fees ranging from 8 000 – 16 000 € per year are usually charged from citizens of a country outside the European Union (EU) and European Economic Area (EEA) or Switzerland. But do not worry, if you have to pay tuition fees you are also eligible to receive a scholarship. Scholarships are awarded based on previous academic merit, suitability to the program and motivation. How can you apply for a scholarship? The application form includes a question where you can indicate your desire of applying for the scholarship.
The following link http://masters.utu.fi/scholarships-and-tuition-fees/ will direct you towards the scholarships established by the university. At the bottom of the page, you will see, the university shared valuable info regarding the living expenses in Finland. Do not dismiss this category; it helps you to create an accurate plan vital for your staying there. In case you have any questions about the scholarships, feel free to use the following email address firstname.lastname@example.org and send your inquires. This is the official website of the university http://www.utu.fi. Access it so that you will be up to date with all the changes.