The comprehensive and multidisciplinary Futures Studies programme includes plenty of rehearsal, case-studies and real-life experiences on using foresight methodology. These range from quantitative and qualitative methods to innovative and creative futures design techniques. Students will receive a versatile toolkit for implementing foresight thinking for the benefit of a given organisation.

Career or after graduation opportunities

The students graduating will qualify to a wide array of expert positions in the strategic units of private companies and public institutions. The programme builds upon and enhances the knowledge attained by the students in their previous degrees and other experiences. Therefore, the career options of the graduates are also strongly linked to them.

Possible job titles are:

  • strategic planning executive
  • consultant
  • futures analyst
  • business development manager
  • development and planning officer in the public administration

Current/previous graduates have held positions at, e.g., Adidas and L'Oreal.

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DEGREE AWARDED

Master of Arts (humanities)

APPLICATION PERIOD

3 December 2018 – 31 January 2019

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START DATE

Autumn 2019

DURATION

120 credits, 2 years of full-time study

FACULTY

Turku School of Economics, Finland Futures Research Centre

LOCATION

University of Turku

LANGUAGE

English

TUITION FEE

10 000 €

CONTACT INFORMATION

futu@utu.fi

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