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Programmes outside the bachelor and master structure


7.Higher education

7.4Programmes outside the bachelor and master structure

Last update: 27 November 2023

The three-cycle structure is widely introduced in Finland. However, in the fields of medicine, veterinary and dentistry integrated professional education is provided without the Bachelor-Master structure. In these fields, education leads directly to a Licenciate degree, it takes 5,5 – 6 years and the length of education is 330 – 360 ECTS.