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 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.

After the two-year Master’s degree the 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

Name of the Degree: 
Master of Health Sciences (MHSc)
3 + 3
Duration of studies: 
2 years
ECTS Credits: 
Language of Instruction: 
Graduate Profiles: 
Project Manager
Product Specialist
Research Coordinator
Location of Instruction: 
+358 (0)294 486001
timo.jamsa (at)
+358 (0)294 486007
riikka.ahola (at)
Tuition fees for citizens of non EU/EEA member states: 
No tuition fee


Next Application Period: 
December 15th 2014 - January 30th 2015 (3 pm/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.