Bachelor of Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Sustainable Product Development, full-time studies

Name of the Qualification

Bachelor of Engineering

Degree Title

Bachelor of Engineering

Scope of Degree

240 ECTS cr / 4 years

Name of the Degree Programme

Degree Programme in Mechanical Engineering

Number of Starting Places


Implementation of Studies

The education is arranged mainly on weekdays between 8 and 18 o'clock. Also evening lessons may be arranged. Part of the studies may be arranged as online courses.


Linnanmaa campus

Yliopistokatu 9, FI-90570 Oulu

Application period

January 3-17 2024

Taulukko: Tutkinto-ohjelman kuvaus

Selection Criteria

Application 3-17 January 2024

There are three different selection methods used in the student selection for the degree programme in Mechanical Engineering.

Studyinfo database will automatically place applicants into selection methods available for them based on the information given in the online application. This means that applicants are not able to choose the selection methods they wish to be taken into consideration by themselves. 


International University of Applied Sciences Exam: 25 study places

The entrance examination assesses the applicants’ abilities to study in universities of applied sciences. The entrance examination does not contain any pre-reading materials or pre-tasks.

Applicants attending to International UAS exam are required to give a proof of English language skills beforehand.

More information about the International UAS Exam is available at the national website UASinfo.


SAT test: 5 study places


1. Evidence-based reading and writing (required minimum score 400)

i Reading testii Writing and language test

2. Math (required minimum score 400)

Only the new version of SAT test (completed after March 2016) is accepted.

Oamk accepts SAT test results electronically from the SAT database. Applicant must make sure that Oamk has access to the applicant's test result by sending the result electronically from SAT database. Additionally SAT score report can be ordered straight from the test organiser to be delivered directly to Oamk. Reports printed and sent by applicants themselves are not taken into consideration. The SAT test selection only takes into account the sections performed during the single session.

The SAT test code for Oulu University of Applied Sciences is 7533.

N.B. SAT results must be at the Admission Services on April 1 2024 at latest.


Certificate-based selection for Finnish upper secondary school, IB, EB and RP/DIA diplomas and international IB and EB diplomas : 10 study places

Applicants should have received min. 60 points total from the upper secondary school diploma.

The scoring models of certificate-based selection are maintained and updated on the national website UASinfo

More information on how to apply to Bachelor's degree is available here.

Contact information

Further information about application and selection criteria

Admission Services
(service available in English)
Tel. +358 29 448 9001

Further information about the study contents

Timo Väyrynen
Head of Studies, Lecturer, Engineering
040 6526826