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.

Other Master's Programmes (2015-2016)

Master's Programme in Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical engineering is involved in almost all technology. It is technical computing and design of equipment, control automation, materials engineering and production technology. Mechanical engineering is utilized in the process machines and environmental technology, the mechanics and production of electronics, and in the products and production technology of the construction industry. The structures of large ships and paper machines, the parts of space satellites, and the smallest products of nanotechnology are all part of this technology.

Graduates of this programme are employed in such areas of industry, which play central role in creating us jobs and increasing our export.

Eino Antikainen

Basic information

Name of the Degree: 
Master of Science (Technology)
Duration of studies: 
2 years
ECTS Credits: 
Language of Instruction: 
Graduate Profiles: 
Production Manager
R&D Manager
Production Engineer
Product Development Engineer
Location of Instruction: 
+358 (0)294 488064
arto.tolonen (at)
+358 (0)294 482087
reijo.saari (at)
Tuition fees for citizens of non EU/EEA member states: 
No tuition fee


Next Application Period: 
December 15th 2014 - January 30th 2015 at 3 p.m./15.00 (UTC +2)

The language of instruction in the master’s 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 studies in English is available here.