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University of Oulu

Finland

Ranking
453rd US-News World Ranking

Oulu University History

Oulu University is one of Finland's largest universities located in Oulu City. It was established on July 8, 1958. 1919 The association of Oulu College was founded to manage the establishment of a university in the city.

Oulu University Programs, Courses, and Schools

Oulu University is divided into 10 faculties. The Faculty of Biochemistry and Molecular Medicine (FBMM) Faculty of Education (FEdu) Faculty of Humanities (FHum) Faculty of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering (ITEE) Faculty of Science (FSci) Faculty of Technology (FTech)Oulu Business School (OBS) Oulu Mining School (OMS) Oulu School of Architecture (OSA).

Oulu University Campuses

Linnanmaa's main campus is about 5 kilometers north of downtown Oulu. It includes five faculties: Infotech Oulu, Thule Institute, Giellagas Institute, Martti Ahtisaari Institute, Wireless Communications Center (CWC), Advanced Steel Research Center (CASR), Microscopy and Nanotechnology Center, Botanical Gardens and Museum, Zoological Museum, Geological Museum. The Faculty of Medicine has its own campus area and is fully integrated from the city center, Kontinkangas, Oulu, 2 kilometers southeast of the regional hospital. There are also the Clinical Research Center (CRC), Welltech Oulu and the Medical Library. Kajaani, about 185 kilometers southeast of Oulu, is the third campus area. Architecture department located in the center of Oulu.

Oulu University  Notable Alumni

Martti Ahtisaari, M.Sc., former President of Finland, Nobel Peace Prize laureate (2008). Helena Aksela, a first female professor of physics in Finland. Jarkko Oikarinen, D.Sc., the developer of Internet Relay Chat (IRC). Leena Palotie, D.Sc., professor, geneticist. Jussi Pesonen, M.Sc. (Tech.), CEO of UPM-Kymmene Oyj

University of Oulu Programs

Program
Duration
Format
Tuition Fees
Deadlines
Standard Test

University of Oulu Application Requirements

2.8
GPA
27
IB
70
Percentage

University of Oulu Deadlines

Masters: January 23

Deadlines may vary for each program. Please visit the program page for specific deadlines.

University of Oulu Rankings

Global

453
US News
408
QS
501 -600
Shanghai
301 -350
Times Higher Education
378
GTU Rank

Regional

Finland
6
US News
2 -4
Shanghai

Regional

Europe
186
US News
128
Times Higher Education

University of Oulu Scholarships

1. University of Oulu International Masters Scholarships

The University of Oulu grants tuition fee waivers to international degree students who seek to pursue their master’s degree at Oulu University.

Eligibility Criteria/ Scholarship Guidelines

Applicants are eligible to apply for a University of Oulu IM Scholarship if they meet the following requisites:

The applicant should have obtained their first academic degree, normally a Bachelor’s degree.

The applicant must fulfill the admissions criteria and should liable to pay the tuition fee.

The applicant must not be a citizen or permanent resident of any country of the EU/EEA or Switzerland.

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