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.

International Master's Programmes

Engineering and Architecture

Higher education and academic research in the study fields of engineering and architecture are a part of the multi-disciplinary University of Oulu in Finland. The University is situated in Linnanmaa campus area, except for the architecture and medicine study fields. If a student wishes to include something other than engineering and architecture into his/her studies, here in Oulu it is easily available.

In Oulu, engineering and architecture are studied, taught and researched in close cooperation with businesses, research units and the public sector. The success in high technology in the Oulu Region is based on the valuable interaction between the scientific community and its regional partners.  The University of Oulu offers following master's degrees in the engineering and architecture study fields: Master of Science (Technology) and Master of Science (Architecture). There are six international Master's Degree Programmes taught fully in English: Architectural Design, Biomedical Engineering: Signal and Image Processing, Computer Science and Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Product Management, and Wireless Communications Engineering.

Why to study engineering or architecture? Graduated Masters are provided with a solid engineering-mathematical-scientific knowledge base and it is easy to build on these skills throughout the whole career. Studying at the University of Oulu in the fields of engineering and architecture is certainly an investment in the future!

At the University of Oulu, master's degree education in engineering and architecture fields of studies is offered in the next faculties:

  • The Faculty of Technology (Environmental Engineering, Product Management)
  • Oulu School of Architecture (Architectural Design)
  • Faculty of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering (Biomedical Engineering: Signal and Image Processing, Computer Science and Engineering, Wireless Communications Engineering)


Basic information

Main Campus Location: 
+358 (0)294 482340
Juha.Tanskanen (at)
+358 (0)294 482003
Heikki.Kuoppala (at)
Main Campus Location: 
+358 (0)294 484941
Matti.Sanaksenaho (at)
+358 (0)294 483233
Kari.Kaskela (at)
Main Campus Location: 
+358 (0)294 481893
Petri.Pulli (at)
+358 (0)294 482003
Heikki.Kuoppala (at)


Application Period: 
December 15th 2015 – January 29th 2016 (15.00 UTC +2)

Please find the instructions of how to apply to these international Master's Degree Programmes fully taught in English in the link below.