The University of Oulu offers study opportunities with a solid academic foundation ranging from 5-6 year degree programmes and master’s programmes to doctoral training. There are also several possibilities such as open university studies, executive training and continuing education for developing and maintaining skills and competencies.
In addition to a variety of student exchange programmes, international master’s degree programmes in English are offered in six fields of study, making the university an international study environment.
The degree programme in educational sciences provides a diversified competence for expert duties in educational planning, administration and research as well as tutoring and counselling. The students can also qualify as teachers in adult education. The main disciplines in this programme are education, psychology, educational psychology and sociology. The aim of the programme is that the student should achieve a general scientific and professional competence to work in educational tasks.
The student shall:
The degree programme is applied for through the joint application system at yliopistohaku.fi. The language of instruction in the degree programme is Finnish. Detailed information about admission requirements and applying is only available in Finnish.