Studies at University of Oulu 2016-2017

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’s renewed program portfolio comes into effect in the academic year 2014-2015. From that onward there will be one general, interdisciplinary bachelor program (180 ECTS, 3 years of study). The new BSc curriculum will consist of a balanced amount of business and economics studies.

After graduating from the generalized BSc program students continue to the MSc program with a chosen specialization:

  • International Business Management
  • Accounting
  • Marketing
  • Finance
  • Economics
Kati Leinonen

Basic information

Duration of Studies: 
5 years (3+2)
ECTS Credits: 
300 (180+120)
Language of Instruction: 
Finnish and English
Graduate Profiles: 
Marketing Manager
Project Manager
Sales Representative
Sales Manager
Product Manager
Location of Instruction: 
+358 (0)294 482980
pauliina.ulkuniemi (at)
+358 (0)294 482922
vuokko.iinatti (at)


Next Application Period: 
March 16th 2016 - April 6th 2016 (15:00 UTC+3)

The degree programme is applied for through the joint application system at Read more detailed information about admission requirements and applying from Hakijan opas 2016 (in Finnish).

Of the 180 bachelor’s level intake, for master’s level studies the intake is following:

  • International Business Management 40
  • Accounting 40
  • Marketing 50
  • Finance 25
  • Economics 25