Applying to Bachelor's Programmes

On this page you will find all the links to necessary information on how to apply to Bachelor's Programmes available at the University of Oulu.


When applying, the most important thing to know are of course deadlines. There are a number of highly important deadlines you must remember and that cannot be altered.


All applicants must demonstrate their eligibility when they apply to our Bachelor's Programmes. Please make sure you are eligible to apply to our Bachelor's Programmes before sending your application.

Application Documents

Which application documents should you submit and when? We require certain attachments on our online application. Please see what we require, and when you should have the documents ready. We can only evaluate your application based on documents you have submitted.

After you have been accepted, you must verify your educational documents (Upper Secondary Degree Certificate and Transcript of Records). There are a number of ways to do this and degrees from certain countries require special verification.

Language Requirements for Bachelor's Programmes

All applicants must demonstrate their English language skills when applying to our Bachelor's Programmes. Read the instructions carefully and prepare the necessary documents well in advance.

Tuition Fees and Scholarships

International Programmes at the University of Oulu charge tuition fees from all students who are not citizens of an EU/EEA country or Switzerland. There are also a limited number of scholarships available for the most successful applicants.

SAT test results

Four Bachelor's Programmes use SAT test results in their student selection process. Please make sure you complete your test on time and attach it onto our online application form.

Contacting us

If you have carefully read the instructions on these pages and have a question for us, you can reach us in a few ways. Please note that we do not evaluate eligibility or your documents before the application period!

Education agent partners

We are partnering with a selected few educational agents. Visit the website for more information.

Looking for a Master's instead?

If you already have a Bachelor's degree and are applying to our Master's Programmes, please visit our Master's Admissions pages.