Residence permit application for a researcher
- Permit or other obligation
- Public service
Apply for a residence permit with this application if you are coming to Finland in order to conduct scientific research or study for a Licentiate’s degree or prepare a doctoral dissertation. You are a researcher if you meet the following conditions:
- You hold a doctoral degree or a second-cycle degree which gives you access to doctoral programmes.
- You have been selected by a research organisation.
- You have been admitted to the territory of an EU Member State for carrying out a research activity for which at least a second-cycle degree is normally required.
To whom and on what terms
A fee is charged for the service.
Period of validity
The permit is valid for a fixed time.