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 27.4.)

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


News and events

27.04.21 - News from Oamk

We will return to campuses as soon as it is safe

The coronavirus situation in Oulu is in the acceleration phase and in Northern Ostrobothnia in the basic level. It’s still important to follow restrictions and recommendations. (Coronavirus situation updated on 28.4.) Oamk will remain mainly in distance teaching until 31 July. Our campuses are op...