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.

International Master's Programmes

Master's Programme in Economic Geology

Northern Scandinavia experiences an unparalleled mining boom, making the area the exploration and mining powerhouse of Europe. Several world-class mining and exploration projects require skilled geoscientists, which the current programme will train. In addition to a Master thesis and an ore geology excursion, students take modules in various aspects of ore geology, as well as in geophysics, environmental geology, mining geology, geometallurgy, and GIS applications. The acquired skills will equip students to seek employment in industry or continue with their PhD training to strive for a career in research and/or teaching at international research organizations and universities.

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Tobias Björn Weisenberger

Basic information

Name of the Degree: 
Master of Science (MSc) in Geology
Intake: 
10
Duration of studies: 
2 years
ECTS Credits: 
120
Language of Instruction: 
English
Graduate Profiles: 
Mine Geologist
Exploration Geologist
Research Geologist
Location of Instruction: 
+358 (0)294 481461
eero.hanski (at) oulu.fi
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etunimi.sukunimi (at) oulu.fi
Tuition fees for citizens of non EU/EEA member states: 
No tuition fee

Applying

Next Application Period: 
December 15th 2014 – January 30th 2015 (16.00 / 4 pm UTC +2)