Annual admission calls for doctoral training:

1 January - 30 April, and 1 July - 31 October

Doctoral degree programme

The doctoral degree programme in the Oulu Business School covers all six disciplines represented in the school’s curriculum - accounting, economics, finance, international business, management, and marketing.

OBS Doctoral Degree Programme trains students to conduct high quality international-level research, as well as prepares them to challenging jobs outside of academia.

OBS Doctoral Degree Programme is organized through the University of Oulu Graduate School (UniOGS) and is part of the Human Sciences Doctoral Programme.

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Contact information

If you have any questions concerning OBS Doctoral Programme, please contact:

OBS-DP Coordinator Anniina Rantakari
Tel. +358 294 482 594
E-mail: anniina.rantakari(at)