Looking back at the previous term 2012-2013, the OBS mentoring programme was the most extensive initiative to connect students with company representatives. Mentoring was also a refreshing change to normal day routines for the staff! In addition to the 27 mentors – some already familiar from previous years’ mentoring programmes – and 35 participating students, staff and faculty from the Dean and Vice Dean to programme coordinators and various university services were involved.
As a FMA master student I can say that it has been an invaluable experience to study in Finland and particularly in Oulu Business School. I still remember the time when I got the email where it said that I was accepted to study at the Financial and Management Accounting master programme, I remember being overjoyed and already thinking how my experience in this new foreign country would be like.
In the blog text two young doctors, Hanna and Anita, share their experiences and feelings of preparing to the promotion.
As the International full-time MBA programme director I’d like to shortly introduce what MBA programme here at the University of Oulu and Oulu Business School represents. Our International Full-time MBA programme can be regarded as a classic full-time MBA in its structure, with wide business content following the guidelines of international accreditations and more than 500 contact hours packed in one study-year. There are, however, clear distinctive features that bring certain character into the programme.