University ranking. University of Oulu is among the best educational institutions in Finland, that is among the top 5 universities according to the national rankings. University of Oulu is one of the most famous and prestigious universities in the world. According to the international rankings, the strongest program of the university is «Life Sciences and Medicine».
Application process and the cost of tuition. The applicant must provide the document of previous academic performance as well as the results of the examinations. Like in many universities of Finland the academic year consists of two semesters. A year of bachelor studies will cost you around 11,534 USD. University of Oulu is considered to be a pricey option when it comes to obtaining a master’s degree - 12,688 USD per year of study. Before starting to plan your education at University of Oulu read more information on the official website http://www.oulu.fi.
The composition of the university. University of Oulu is average in size with a capacity of 11 thousand students. The admission committee accepts the applications from foreign citizens. Foreigners make about 3% of all students. To ensure that the quality of education stays high the university has an academic staff consisting of more than 1000 specialists. The majority of academic staff at University of Oulu consists of foreign specialists. The university participates in a variety of international exchange programs between students and academic staff. The university is present on social media: Twitter, Youtube, Facebook, so if you want to know more about its daily happenings and events this is the place to go.
Infrastructure of University of Oulu. The students have access to the university’s library. The university is a part of the European University Association (EUA).
|Bachelor (foreigners)||11,534 USD/year.|
|Master (foreigners)||12,688 USD/year.|
|Living expenses||$577 -1,198 USD/month|
|Admission||Based on grades and examinations|
|Gender limitation||No limits|
• Opetus- ja kulttuuriministeriö, Suomi
• European University Association (EUA)
|Quality of teaching||245|
|Citations per Faculty||347|
|Ranking in world by sphere|
|Life Sciences and Medicine||309|
|UniPage World University Ranking||315|
|QS World University Rankings||358|
|ARWU Academic Ranking||301|
|Expenses - USD/Month||Min.||Med.|
|Communications and utilities||39||56|
|Sports and leisure||32||123|
|Accommodation in Oulu||USD/Month|
|Shared room outside of centre||219|
|Shared room in city centre||279|
|1 bedroom apartment outside of centre||399|
|1 bedroom apartment in city centre||521|
|Spanish||Universidad de Oulu|
|Portuguese||Universidade de Oulu|