Application period: January 8, 2020 – January 22, 2020 15.00/ 3pm (GMT +2)
The application period is for studies starting in the academic year 2020 – 21. All applications and the required documents have to arrive by the deadline, late applications are not considered. Only electronically filled application will be considered.
Now it's great time to start preparing all your documents including English language profieciency, degree documents and tuition fee!
January 29, 2020 15.00/ 3pm (GMT +2)
Include all the attachments to the electronic application at the latest. We recommend to add the attachments to the application form at the same time when you fill in the application form for the first time.
January - March 2020
University of Oulu processes the applications and Selection Committees start their work
After processing the application, will send you an e-mail notification informing you of your application status and, if needed, requesting you to supplement your application.
In some cases, the International programmes also conduct student interviews to determine the applicant’s academic qualifications and knowledge of the field. Applicants who are selected for interviews are personally contacted by the selection committee.
Admission results are published
University sends the Letter of Admission or Letter of Conditional Admission*) and the information package to accepted applicants via e-mail.
You may accept only one study place leading to a higher education degree in Finland in education that begins in the same academic term.
July 30, 2020
All applicants who receive a study offer need to verify the educational documents according to given instructions and send them to University of Oulu by July 30, 2020 by 15:00 / 3pm (GMT+2). Remember to verify your documents according to given instructions and check the country specific documents and application documents.
May 31, 2020
Last day to pay the tuition fee for citizens of non-EU/EAA countries.
The tuition fee has to be paid by 31.5.2020. Failure to pay will result in cancelling of the student's acceptance and revoking of the study right.
July 17, 2020 by 15.00/ 3pm (GMT+2)
Last day to confirm the study place.
All students accepted need to confirm their study place with the following schedule:
by 17 July 2020 by 15.00 / 3.00 pm (GMT +3)
Confirm the offered place electronically through the link in your email notification. Please note that you can only accept one study place per term.
If you don’t confirm your study place by the due date, you will lose the study place.
July 15, 2020 by 15.00/ 3pm (GMT+2)*
Applicants graduating with upper secondary educational degree on spring/summer 2020 - Last day to provide the Degree certificate
Applicants, who receive a conditional offer of study placement, have to submit certified copies of the Degree certificate by this date. Detailed instructions are available in the Letter of Conditional Admission.
July 30, 2020 by 15.00/ 3pm (GMT+2)*
Applicants graduating with Bachelor`s Degree on spring/second term 2020 - Last day to provide the Degree certificate and Transcript
Applicants, who receive a conditional offer of study placement, have to submit certified copies of the Degree certificate and the final transcript of records by this date. Detailed instructions are available in the Letter of Conditional Admission.
Academic year begins
Academic year begins with the Orientation for new students starting early September onwards. Dates to be confirmed later.
Time to present the original certificates
All students are required to present their original Bachelor’s degree certificate and transcript of records before starting their studies.
Please note that information with this symbol: *) concerns only applicants with conditional offer.
Last updated: 19.5.2020