Studies at University of Oulu 2012-2013

The University of Oulu offers study opportunities with a solid academic foundation ranging from 5-6 year degree programmes and master’s programmes to doctoral training. There are also several possibilities such as open university studies, executive training and continuing education for developing and maintaining skills and competencies.

In addition to a variety of student exchange programmes, international master’s degree programmes in English are offered in six fields of study, making the university an international study environment.

International Master's Programmes

Master's Programme in Financial and Management Accounting

The programme trains students to become financial and management accounting professionals, who meet the requirements set by companies operating in a global business environment. During the programme, the students develop proficiency in the analysis of accounting information for the needs of both a company’s internal decision-making and of the investors. Course modules reflect the recent trend in accounting towards the adoption of international financial reporting system and the growing need for management control and accounting of internationalised companies.

Graduates of the programme have the skills and knowledge needed in working for leading multinational corporations, audit firms or financial services industry. The programme also provides students with a solid foundation for further scientific research.

Basic information

Name of the Degree: 
Master of Science (MSc) in Economics and Business Administration
Duration of studies: 
2 years
ECTS Credits: 
Language of Instruction: 
Graduate Profiles: 
PhD Student (Researcher)
Financial Analyst
Financial Controller
Location of Instruction: 
+358 (0) 294 48 2908
janne.t.jarvinen (at)
+358 (0) 294 48 2951
anna.elsila (at)
Tuition fees for citizens of non EU/EEA member states: 
5250 EUR/ Academic Year


Application period: 
3.12.2012 to 31.1.2013