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.

Other Master's Programmes (2016-2017)

Master's Programme in Accounting

The degree programme in Accounting offers two fields of specialization: financial accounting and management accounting. Financial accounting covers the information and reporting systems of the firm that are used by various interest groups outside the firm. Management accounting develops information and reporting systems needed in the decision-making inside the firm. Students can choose from either one of the options. However, programme is designed so that it gives a solid foundation for understanding the different areas of accounting.

Master's Programme in Accounting is available for Finnish speaking applicants (admission information and entrance exam only in Finnish). In case you would like to study accounting solely in English, please take a look at our Financial and Management Accounting Programme.

Kati Leinonen

Basic information

Name of the Degree: 
Master of Science (MSc) in Economics and Business Administration
Duration of studies: 
2 years
ECTS Credits: 
Language of Instruction: 
Graduate Profiles: 
Location of Instruction: 
+358 (0)294 487784
sinikka.moilanen (at)
+358 (0)294 487784
sinikka.moilanen (at)
Tuition fees for citizens of non EU/EEA member states: 
No tuition fee


Next Application Period: 
15.12.2015–29.1.2016 (klo 15.00 UTC +2)

The language of instruction in the master’s programme is both Finnish and English. Applicants have to apply in Finnish and be able to study in Finnish (in addition to English).