Study at Oulu University of Applied Sciences

Over 9 000 students, including over 350 international degree students, ensure that Oulu University of Applied Sciences (Oamk) is a vital and innovative place to study.  We offer two Bachelor's degree programmes and four Master's degree programmes taught entirely in English. You can also carry out studies in different fields at the Open University. Or have you thought about becoming a qualified teacher? We offer teacher education in English in Oulu.



Thank you to all applicants!

The first joint application period for higher education ended on 20 January. This application period was for English-taught programmes. Oamk offered eight English-taught bachelor’s and master’s programmes. Altogether 1 263 applicants submitted their applications, which is an increase of 10 % from year 2020. 200 study places are available in this application period. The results of the student selection will be published by 4 June.

Coronavirus and contingency at Oamk (updated 2.3.)

Oamk is constantly updating information about the coronavirus and our guidelines for preparedness. Oamk continues with a hybrid model until 31 May and recommends wearing face masks on campuses.


News and events

23.02.21 - News from Oamk

Competitiveness towards 6G - Finland launches a national smart campus program for the network economy era

The new Smart Campus program will lead Finland towards 6G mobile networks and into the 2030s. The goal is to ensure the competitiveness of Finnish companies with the introduction of novel technologies. The program, funded by the Academy of Finland, is launched in collaboration with eight higher educ...
08.02.21 - News from Oamk

Student survey shows that Oamk's students are mainly satisfied with their studies

The annual student survey in Oamk received a record high response this year: 38% of bachelor's degree students responded to it. Last year's response rate increased by 10 percentage points among those taking a bachelor degree. There were a total of 2,788 respondents, of which 2,633 bachelor's degree ...