Doctoral Programme in Electrical Engineering

Customer service is provided primarily via telephone or email but you can also visit our office during office hours.

Email: doctoral-sci-elec at

Office hours: Thursdays 9:00-11:30 (Not during summer holidays between 30 June and 4 August)

Street address: Maarintie 8 (TUAS-building), rooms 1157 and 1161

Postal address: P.O.Box 15500, 00076 AALTO

Director of the Doctoral Programme: Professor Ari Sihvola, ari.sihvola at




Emma Holmlund

Planning officer

On holiday 7.7.–10.8.2022

  • pre-examination applications
  • Aalto ELEC doctoral candidate funded positions
  • Introduction to doctoral studies course ELEC-L0902
  • general matters and development of the doctoral programme
emma.holmlund at 50 576 6517

Suvi Katajamäki

Study coordinator
On holiday 30.6.–10.8.2022
  • applications for doctoral studies (ELE and SPA applicants)
  • return of the right to study
  • changes in study right (e.g.supervising professor, thesis advisor, research field, mode of study)
  • final approval of the Sisu credit plan before pre-examination
  • questions related to the permission for public defence
  • appointing the opponent
  • press release of doctoral thesis
  • approval of the thesis and graduation
suvi.katajamaki at

+358 50 4330890

Kitta Peura

Study coordinator

On holiday 28.6.–29.7.2022

  • applications for doctoral studies (EEA and ComNet applicants)
  • approval of the study plan (DPSP)
  • questions related to studies outside Aalto and credit transfer
  • questions related to theoretical studies
  • return of the right to study
  • scholarship applications
kitta.peura at 50 442 4475

Jaakko Autio

Planning officer

On holiday 4.7.–5.8.2022

  • examination and approval of the licentiate thesis and graduation
jaakko.autio at 50 365 2652

Doctoral Programme Committee of the School of Electrical Engineering

The committee is on holiday in July. No decisions are made during this time.