Students who have completed all the studies required for the Bachelor's, Master's, Licenciate’s or Doctor’s degree should apply for the degree certificate by filling out an online form at the OSAT system, at the latest four weeks before the anticipated graduation day (see a table for deadlines and graduation dates - page in Finnish).
Graduating Master's students can take part in the official graduation ceremony (Publiikki), where diplomas are distributed to the graduates. Graduating Bachelor's students may attend only to the last ceremony during the term (on December or on June). Graduates must register for the graduation ceremony by filling out a form and submitting it online at the OSAT system (see above) four weeks before the anticipated graduation day. The graduate may invite two guests to take part in the ceremony. Please note, that a special invitation will not be send to the ceremony.
University of Oulu issues a Diploma Supplement automatically and free of charge to every student upon graduation. It is intended for international use.
Graduation ceremonies are held every month during the academic year 2016-2017 either at the conference room YT116 or in Saalastinsali at 14.15 (except July and August) as follows:
Last updated: 28.6.2018