University of Oulu, 2016

Deadlines

– find out the important deadlines for the admissions process!

1st Application period: November 1, 2017 – January 24, 2018 (15.00 GMT +2)

2nd Application period: March 14-28, 2018 (15.00 GMT+2)

The two application periods are for studies starting in the academic year 2018 – 19. All applications and the required documents have to arrive by the deadline, late applications are not considered. Please note that the deadlines for different phases in the selection procedure below will be updated by the beginning of the next application period.

January - March 2018

University of Oulu processes the applications and Selection Committees start their work

After processing the application,  will send you an e-mail notification informing you of your application status and, if needed, requesting you to supplement your application.

In some cases, the Master’s programmes also conduct student interviews to determine the applicant’s academic qualifications and knowledge of the field. Applicants who are selected for interviews are personally contacted by the selection committee.

End of April 2018

Admission results are published

University sends the Letter of Admission or Letter of Conditional Admission*) and the information package to accepted applicants via e-mail. Selection results are available by April 27, 2018

June 7th 2018 *) by 15.00 (GMT+3) 

Applicants graduating from Finnish Universities of Applied Sciences - Last day to confirm the conditional offer

Applicants, who receive a conditional offer of study placement, have to submit certified copies of the Degree certificate and the final transcript of records by this date. Detailed instructions are available in the Letter of Conditional Admission.

July 10th 2018 by 15.00 (GMT+3)

Last day to confirm the study place

All students accepted to an International Master's degree programme need to confirm their study place with the following schedule:
by 10 July 2018 by 15.00 / 3.00 pm (GMT +3)

Confirm the offered place electronically through the link in your email notification. If you have a Finnish ID number and online banking credentials, mobile certificate or an electronic ID card you can also accept the study place by logging in at the My Studyinfo -service. Please note that you can only accept one study place per term. 

If you don’t confirm your study place by the due date, you will lose the study place.

July 27th  2018 *) by 15.00 (GMT+3)

Applicants graduating from abroad or Finnish research university - Last day to confirm the conditional offer

Applicants, who receive a conditional offer of study placement, have to submit certified copies of the Degree certificate and the final transcript of records by this date. Detailed instructions are available in the Letter of Conditional Admission.


September 2018

Academic year begins

Academic year begins with the Orientation for new students starting  early September onwards. Dates to be confirmed later.

Time to present the original certificates

All students are required to present their original Bachelor’s degree certificate and transcript of records before starting their studies.


Please note that information with this symbol: *) concerns only applicants with conditional offer.

Last updated: 9.10.2017