The University of Oulu is an international science university which creates innovation for the future, well-being, and knowledge through multidisciplinary research and education. Future innovation is about seeking, utilizing and applying new knowledge. The University of Oulu researches people and culture in a changing living environment, as well as opportunities that new technology provides for improving the well-being of people and the environment. University is a multidisciplinary expert in Northerness.
Founded in 1958, research and education community is 16 000 students and 3000 employees strong, and one of the biggest and the most multidisciplinary universities in Finland. The ten faculties, the many departments and the specialized research units of the University create the foundation for multi scientific research, innovation and training of experts for demanding professional tasks.
University provide admissions in following programs:
- Bachelor’s and Master’s Programs
- Degree Programmes
- International Master’s Programmes
- Incoming Student Exchange
- Doctoral Training
- Continuing Education
- Other Study Opportunities
University of Oulu consists following faculties:
- Faculty of Biochemistry and Molecular Medicine
- Faculty of Education
- Faculty of Humanities
- Faculty of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering
- Faculty of Medicine
- Faculty of Science
- Faculty of Technology
- Oulu Business School
- Oulu Mining School
- Oulu School of Architecture
The University is usually ranked in the top three per cent of all the 17,000 universities of the world. It strong point is publishing activity, such as citations and publications in Nature and Science. Among the fields of science, university rank well in clinical medicine, medicine, dentistry, life sciences, biology, information technology and data processing, electrical engineering, ecology and geography.
Apply to the University of Oulu
The University of Oulu trains experts and multifaceted professionals for specialized fields in eight fields of study and 44 different programmes. University graduates enter the job market as experts of the environment, economics, technology, medicine, education, and culture.
Applying to degree programs conducted in Finnish takes place at www.opintopolku.fi. Student selection is based either on grades or an entrance exam, or both. Universities’ joint application system will take place during spring 2017 for education beginning in autumn 2017.