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.

International Master's Programmes

Master's Programme in Biomedical Engineering: Signal and Image Processing

University of Oulu has a long tradition in the education and research in Biomedical Engineering (BME). BME is a fast-evolving research theme under the Information Technology focus area of the University. The International Master’s Programme in BME offers a strong basis for research career. The interdisciplinary programme structure and contents are based on the most recent international recommendations for BME education. The contributing departments have received excellent grades from an international research assessment panel. Students of our faculty (Faculty of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering) focus on biomedical signal processing, biomedical imaging and image processing, and biomedical instrumentation. After graduation the students can apply their expertise in a wide variety of occupations available in the field of BME internationally.

Basic information

Name of the Degree: 
Master of science (MSc)
Duration of studies: 
2 years
ECTS Credits: 
Language of Instruction: 
Graduate Profiles: 
+358 29 448 8028
bme (at)
Tuition fees for citizens of non EU/EEA member states: 
No tuition fee


Application Period: 
December 2nd 2013 – January 31st 2014 (16.00 GMT +2)