UniOulu Open Day

Welcome to meet and chat with the University of Oulu students and staff to hear about our English-taught degree programmes, doctoral training and the study experience we offer for you in Finland under the Northern lights.
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Interested in studying in Finland?

A warm welcome to the University of Oulu Open Day online event!

The University of Oulu is home to around 13,800 students. Join us to learn more about the 24 English-taught Bachelor’s and Master’s programmes as well as 22 doctoral degree programmes we offer for you in a well-ranked science university with excellent facilities for studying.

We are located in the relaxed, yet urban city of Oulu, known as a high-tech hub and a future European Capital of Culture.

While residing in Oulu, you may reach the Finnish Lapland easily, since Oulu is located within two-hour drive from the Arctic circle.

What we offer for you at the event

  1. Meet our students and personnel during the event to ask questions about applying to the University of Oulu - next intake for bachelor's and master's studies starting in autumn 2024 will take place 3-17 January 2024.
  2. If you are interested in PhD level studies, you can meet the University of Oulu Graduate School staff and learn how to apply to doctoral studies. Application periods for doctoral programmes are open twice a year, January 1 - April 30 and July 1 - October 31.
  3. Dive into student experiences to hear why they chose Oulu, Finland.
  4. Learn more about our university - our highly respected professionals from different study fields have short discussions for you to listen. Schedule to be announced soon.

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University of Oulu Open Day open, welcome!
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Live stream: How to apply?

Applying to foreign University can be exciting and it usually has many steps. Our Lead Specialists form Academic Affairs will give advice about applying and remind of the important attachments and dates.
Noora Redsven is a Lead specialist in Academic affairs in University of Oulu.
Eija Forsberg is a Lead specialist in Academic affairs in University of Oulu.

Live stream: What to Consider When Applying?

University Lecturer Osmo Kauppila from the faculty of Technology and Doctoral Researcher Kaisu Jansson from Oulu Business School share, what they are looking for when they go through applications and what are the important things all applicants should remember when applying.

Live stream: Studying and teaching methods in the University of Oulu

What to expect when you start your studies at the University of Oulu? Our students share their thoughts and experiences about studying and teaching methods they have come across in their studies.

Live stream: Career services in the University of Oulu

University of Oulu Career Centre offers guidance for students to discover their potential and to develop their career path. What does this service mean and how and when students can benefit from these services?
Wireless Communications master student Safa Arif will share her story and how her internship has led her to the position she has today.

Live stream: University of Oulu Graduate School

Doctoral researchers at the University of Oulu are part of our international, multidisciplinary scientific community. Doctoral training is coordinated by the University of Oulu Graduate School (UniOGS). Coordinator Heli Ruotsalainen and Solution Designer Marjukka Käsmä from the UniOulu Graduate School explain how to apply to Graduate School and what are the most important things to remember.

University of Oulu Open Day closes, thank you for attending!

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Last updated: 20.10.2023