University of Oulu - more sustainable, more intelligent, more humane
Creating innovation for the future
students in 8 faculties
In all its activities, the University of Oulu strives for excellent quality and high efficiency. Our researchers produce nearly 3000 scientific publications each year and several new research-driven startups arise yearly.
Open positions and career alternatives
Interested in the career opportunities offered by our international and multidisciplinary working environment?
Faculties and university management
The university consists of eight faculties and many specialized research units. The highest decision-making body in the University is the Board, which has 12 members. The Board decides, for example, on the central goals, strategy, and direction of the University's operations and economy.
Strategy and values guide the university's activities
The University of Oulu conducts impactful and responsible research. Our aim is to provide an excellent student experience and healthy university community. Our values are: Creating new, Taking responsibility, and Succeeding together. Sustainable development is a goal in all of our operations.
Visiting in campuses?
See maps, arrival instructions and visiting destinations.
Looking for contact information for services or staff at the university?
Oulu University Library is a scientific library whose task is to provide library and information services for the researchers, teachers and students of the University of Oulu and Oulu University of Applied Sciences. The library is open to all public.
For the media
The University Communications helps the media to find information and experts.