Faculty of Science

The Faculty of Science is the second biggest educational unit in Sciences in Finland and one of the most multidisciplinary units at the University of Oulu. It consists of all the traditional natural sciences and the mathematical sciences.

Pine buds bring a solution to incurable diseases

Research

The Faculty of Science maintains and develops research on an internationally high level.

Research units

Solving the mysteries of the climate

How do we ensure that we still have a healthy Earth to pass on to the next generations?

Studying

Studying natural sciences is versatile in nature both because of its working methods and its contents. Natural science graduates have a wide range of career options: In some jobs substance knowledge is important whereas in others general abilities acquired in university studies are the ones that count. Studying at the Faculty of Science in Oulu prepares you for scientific postgraduate education as well as lifelong learning and scientific communication.