When you have studied information processing science at university, you will have an excellent background and expertise for any position that involves the development or application of information technology. Internationalisation and development of the ICT industry are still strong, and there is high demand for experts in the field.

Graduates from the University of Oulu Information Processing Science degree programme have an excellent opportunity to obtain a top level position in the ICT industry and build a great career.

Information Processing Science focuses on IT systems, software and competence areas and applications that support the two. You will also develop general skills needed in working life, such as written and oral communication skills, teamwork skills and problem-solving skills. Employment situation among graduates from the Information Processing Science degree programme is good. Orientation to work is part of their study process. The graduates usually work in ICT, service or industrial businesses, the public sector or educational organisations.

Last updated: 20.6.2017