Studies at University of Oulu 2013-2014

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.

5-6 Year Degree Programmes

Degree Programme in Medical and Wellness Technology

Medical Technology is a cross-disciplinary educational field, combining natural sciences, engineering and medicine. The purpose is to promote health and wellbeing with the help of novel technology. Application areas include e.g. diagnostic and treatment methods, devices and information technology solutions for health care, and solutions for home care, fitness and health promotion.

The degree programme consists of a three-year Bachelor degree and a two-year Master’s degree. The Master graduates may work in different expert tasks, such as designer, developer, researcher, service provider, or entrepreneur, in education, research, health care and industry.

Basic information

Intake 2013: 
Duration of Studies: 
5 years (3+2)
ECTS Credits: 
300 (180 + 120)
Language of Instruction: 
Graduate Profiles: 
Project Manager
Product Specialist
Research Coordinator
Location of Instruction: 
+358 (0)294 486001
timo.jamsa (at)
+358 (0)294 486005
anna.jauho (at)


Next Application Period: 
March 4 - April 3 (16:15 GMT+3), 2013

The degree programme is applied for through the joint application system at The language of instruction in the degree programme is Finnish. Read more detailed information about admission requirements and applying from The Applicant’s Guide 2013.