Credits: 6

Schedule: 04.01.2020 - 27.05.2020

Teacher in charge (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Seppo Ikäheimo, Jari Huikku, Henry Jarva, Teemu Malmi, Emma-Riikka Myllymäki, Lasse Niemi, Hanna Silvola, Juhani Vaivio.

Teaching Period (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

2018-2019: I - II (Fall 2018) Töölö campus, III (Spring 2019) Töölö campus, IV-V (Spring 2019) Otaniemi campus

2019-2020: : I - II, III - V (Fall 2019, Spring 2020), Otaniemi campus

Learning Outcomes (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Master’s thesis seminar aims to help the student in writing his/her master’s thesis by providing constructive comments and feedback from the instructor and other students participating the seminar.

Content (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Master's thesis seminar takes two (usually consecutive) semesters. In the first semester (stage I), the student is expected to present his//her research plan for the master's thesis. After this stage, the degree of completion of the thesis is approximately 25 %. In the second semester (stage II), the student is expected to present the first draft of the thesis, including empirical findings and results. After that, the degree of completion of the thesis is approximately 75 %, and the student is expected to submit the final version of the thesis by the end of the following semester at the latest.

Please see Into pages for more information about the master's thesis seminar and different seminar groups in Accounting.

Course Homepage (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020):

Prerequisites (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Bachelor's degree. It is recommended that the student has completed the course Research Methods in Accounting (22E20700) before starting the Master's thesis seminar.

Grading Scale (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 


Registration for Courses (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Please see Into pages for more information about the registration to the Master's thesis seminar in Accounting. Registration deadline is May 30 for seminar groups starting in the fall term, and November 30 for the groups starting in the spring term.

Further Information (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Attendance in all sessions is mandatory.


Registration and further information