About Oulu Business School

Oulu Business School´s mission statement is in line with the University of Oulu´s mission and the policy of the Ministry of Education and Culture. Learn more about our vision, mission and values, and strategy below.

About us

At the Oulu Business School in the University of Oulu, we have three research units:

  1. Economics, accounting and finance
  2. Marketing, management and international business, and
  3. Martti Ahtisaari Institute

We offer education in the following degree programmes:

  • Bachelor of Science in Economics and Business Administration
  • Bachelor of Science in Economics and Business Administration, specialization track in International Business Management
  • Master of Science in Economics and Business Administration; specialization tracks in Accounting, Economics, Finance, International Business Management, Marketing, Business Analytics
  • Executive MBA programme
  • Doctor of Science in Economics and Business Administration (an UniOGS programme with specialization tracks)

Mission statement

Our Mission

  • We excel in research as a part of the scientific community to generate business competencies.
  • We educate innovative and responsible future leaders and business experts with a global mindset.
  • We collaborate with our stakeholders to contribute to the well-being and sustainability of Northern Finland and society at large.

Our Vision

As an internationally established business school, we make a positive impact on society through high quality research and education.

Our Values

  • Nordic values: We share the Nordic values of equal opportunities, low hierarchy, integrity, and respect for diversity.
  • Sense of community: We foster open communication, mutual appreciation, and trust in our community.
  • Expertise: We encourage expertise, creativity, and scientific curiosity.