University of Oulu, 2016

Welcome, new student

Accepted to study at the University of Oulu? Congratulations, and welcome to our multidisciplinary academic community!

Autumn 2017 orientation starts on September 1st. See instructions for a new student where you can find information on both practical issues and studying.

In the spring 2017 10 527 persons applied for studying at the University of Oulu. Of them 1880 were selected for studying. The number of applicants grew by nearly thousand applicants compared to last year. 1400 applied for foreign language degree programmes, of which 340 were accepted. Among applicants economic sciences, medicine and pedagogic teacher training were the most popular disciplines. These three also accepted new students the most. Relative to the amount of new study places, special pedagogy and logopedics were the most popular among the applicants.

Last updated: 10.8.2017