University of Oulu

The University of Oulu (Finnish: Oulunyliopisto) is one of the biggest universities in Finland situated in Oulu. It was established on the 8th July 1958. The school has approximately 13,000 students and 2900 faculty. There are 21 International Master's Programmes are offered at the university. The university is frequently listed as one of the top schools in Finland and is among the top-400 universities globally.

The University of Oulu is an international university of science and technology that generates new ideas for the future of health, and knowledge through the multidisciplinary field of research as well as education. The future of innovation lies in acquiring the application, use, and utilization of new information. This is why the University of Oulu researches people and culture in an ever-changing living and working environment as well as the possibilities that technology offers to enhance the health of the human race and the natural environment. It is the University of Oulu is a multidisciplinary expert in Northernness.


University of Oulu offers 21 Master's programs (2 years) and two Bachelor's as well as Master's programs (3 + two year) which are offered by experts in English for engineering, ICT architectural, business, education, economics, mining health sciences, as well as the natural sciences. Find out more about the courses.

Posts for PhD students are provided in the University of Oulu Graduate School in four programs:

  • Health and Biosciences Doctoral Programme,
  • Human Sciences Doctoral Programme,
  • Information Technology and Electrical Engineering Doctoral Programme
  • Technology and Natural Sciences Doctoral Programme.

There aren't any tuition charges for students who are EU/EEA. The tuition fees for students who are not EU/EEA differ according to the degree program. There are scholarships for international students. University of Oulu provides scholarships for students with exceptional academic potential from abroad. The scholarships are geared towards students pursuing the master's or bachelor's degrees in Oulu. University of Oulu. The scholarship will be awarded as a tuition fee waiver of 50 percent, 75% and 100% of tuition cost.

It is the University of Oulu in Northern Finland is an international multidisciplinary research institution with many intellectual and creative talent. In particular it is the University of Oulu encompasses a scientific university, a technological university, as well as a business school within the same organisation. It is the Oulu Region is recognized as an international R&D center with R&D output per capita among the top in the world. The particular measures taken by Oulu's University of Oulu in recruitment have included the development of a tenure track program as well as a junior investigator's recruiting program, and the funding of Ph.D. student positions within doctoral programs.

There are Two Campus Areas:

This is the main university campus in Linnanmaa located about 5 km (3 miles) to the north Oulu the city center. It comprises four faculties, six faculties of study, four focus institutes Botanical Gardens and Museum as well as the library of the university Pegasus as well as Tellus Innovation Arena.

Faculty of Medicine and Biochemistry and Molecular Medicine are situated on Kontinkangas Campus. Kontinkangas Campus 2 kilometers (1.2 miles) southeast of the city centre, Kontinkangas, Oulu. Oulu University Hospital, Medical Research Centre (MRC) and Biocenter Oulu are also situated there.

Student Life

Students at Oulu's University of Oulu are encouraged to lead active lives both on and off campus. Students can join organizations and clubs, as well as numerous recreational activities.

The student's union is just one of the ways students can become active members of the University of Oulu and have control over the way that the university supports students. Also, you'll receive an ID card that allows you to enjoy things like cheap meals at the cafeterias of students on the campus.

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