Studies at University of Oulu 2015-2016

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

Economics and Business Administration

The AACSB -accredited Oulu Business School offers economics and business studies in five different majors. Studies in Oulu Business School lead to following degrees: Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Economics and Business Administration, Master of Science (M.Sc.) in Economics and Business Administration and Doctor of Science (D.Sc.) in Economics and Business Administration. Along with several international Master´s Degree programmes and an Executive MBA programme, OBS strengthens its position as an international, university level business educator.

The mission of OBS is to create and transfer knowledge and better understanding on both local and global business phenomena. Studies also provide students with a solid foundation for further scientific research.

Kati Leinonen

Basic information

Main Campus Location: 
+358 (0)294 482980
pauliina.ulkuniemi (at)
+358 (0)294 482922
vuokko.iinatti (at)


Application Period: 
March 17th 2015 - April 9th 2015 (15:00 UTC +3)

The degree programme is applied for through the The language of instuction in the degree programme is Finnish. Applicants have to both apply in Finnish and be able to study in Finnish. Applicants are asked to prove their Finnish language skills in the admissions process. Information on our international Master's programmes (language of instruction is English) is available here.