Study at Oamk

Over 9,000 students, including more than 300 international degree students, ensure that Oulu University of Applied Sciences (Oamk) is a vital and innovative place to study.

Studies at Oamk are work-life oriented and combine theoretical studies with professional skills. We educate highly valued professionals to meet the needs of working life both in Finland and internationally.

We have a total of 28 Bachelor's degree programmes, of which three are taught in English. The degree programmes give you the skills and knowledge you need to work as a professional expert, to follow and promote the latest development trends of your area of expertise and to set up for life-long learning.

The city of Oulu is full of possibilities

University of Applied Sciences (Oamk) is one of Finland’s most attractive universities of applied sciences. Located north from Helsinki, the Oulu region is one of the fastest growing areas in the country. Just a one-hour flight from Helsinki and a train connection that takes you straight to the city centre make sure that city of Oulu has an easy access from Southern Finland. With its 200,000 inhabitants, the region is a major centre of innovative high tech industries, academia, science, services and culture.

Oulu has excellent study and teaching facilities with a wide variety of free time activities and beautiful nature. The Oulu region is a vibrant and interesting destination for students, lecturers and experts, both from Finland and abroad. Only few hours from exotic Lapland and hiking possibilities make Oulu an excellent place for nature lovers. Daily bus connections to one of the biggest ski resorts in Finland, Ruka, during the winter season make it possible for everyone to enjoy snowy slopes and ski routes.

Fun facts about Oulu

  • The Finnish education system has been ranked among the world’s best educational systems.
  • Several Finnish presidents have started their educational path in Oulu, including the Nobel Peace Prize-winning President Martti Ahtisaari. Oamk is proud to continue this legacy of high-quality education.
  • Oulu has a wide range of ICT expertise. The city has been named among the seven most intelligent communities in the wold by the Intelligent Community Forum several years a row.

Programs taught in:
  • English (US)

This school also offers:

BBA

Oulu University of Applied Sciences (OAMK)

Would you like to have an exciting career either in Finland or abroad? Could you see yourself working in multicultural work environment and wouldn't mind if your work tak ... [+]

Bachelor of Business Administration, International Business

Application 8-22 January 2020

Tuition 8000€/ Academic year

Scholarship available

What is the BBA degree all about?

The degree programme in International Business, or DIB as we call it, is intended for both Finnish and international students wishing to seek interesting career paths in innovative international business, sales and marketing, management or entrepreneurship. The programme emphasises interaction within a multicultural learning environment and encourages initiative, interaction and innovation.

The programme develops the students’ skills to assess the differences between national, organisational and occupational cultures. You learn by participating lectures and discussions, doing group works, keeping presentations, taking part in different projects and case studies and visiting companies. Many of the courses are delivered in co-operation with visiting lecturers from foreign partner universities. The close co-operation with work life makes it possible for students to put theory into practice. Studies include practical training, which enables students to network with work life in Finland and abroad. ... [-]

Finland Oulu
August 2020
English (US)
Full-time
42 months
Campus
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Bachelor

Oulu University of Applied Sciences (OAMK)

Oulu is highly known for its ICT – technology and innovations. This can also be seen in the field of technology at the school of Engineering. Software development skills ... [+]

Degree Programme in Information Technology, BEng

Application 8-22 January 2020

Tuition 8000€/ Academic year

Scholarship available

What is the BEng degree all about?

The need for ICT professionals is growing continuously. As an ICT engineer you are able to design and realize various software solutions and applications. You are also capable of working as an active member of your working society and developing your own profession. The degree programme in Information Technology emphasises web development. The studies consist of software development, web and mobile application technologies and IoT technologies.

Studies are organized mainly as daytime teaching at our campus. The studies are meant for both Finnish and international students who are interested in pursuiting a career in an international work environment in Finland or abroad. Studies are conducted entirely in English and include lectures, workshops, project and group assignments as well as individual presentations. Studies have a close connections to work life and local companies. This ensures that students can put the theory they have learned at lectures into practise.... [-]

Finland Oulu
August 2020
English (US)
Full-time
4 years
Campus
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Oulu University of Applied Sciences (OAMK)

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Kotkantie 1 90250 Oulu
90250 Oulu, Finland
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