How to Apply? (Incoming Students)

Oulu Business School welcomes new exchange students twice in the academic year. Autumn semester begins with orientation week in the beginning of September and ends in late December. Spring semester begins in January respectively with an orientation and ends in late May.

Application deadlines for exchange studies are:

  • Full Academic Year (Sep-May) and First Semester (Sep-Dec): April 30th
  • Second Semester (Jan-May): October 15th


In order to apply, student's home university must first nominate the student. More information on how to nominate students can be obtained from OBS exchange coordinators at

Application Process

After their nomination, incoming exchange students will receive an email for instructions on how to apply for the exchange through our online SoleMOVE system, where all incoming exchange students must submit their applications. To find more information about the application process, please visit the web pages of University's International Services.


Information on our courses offered for exchange students can be found here.

Last updated: 7.8.2017