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Master of Business Administration (MBA) or Master of Engineering (MEng), Modern Software and Computing Solutions

Name of the Qualification

Master of Business Administration or Master of Engineering

Degree Title

Master of Business Administration (MBA) or Master of Engineering (MEng)

Scope of Degree

Master of Business Administration 90 ECTS, Master of Engineering 60 ECTS

Name of the Degree Programme

Modern Software and Computing Solutions

Number of Study Places

Master of Business Administration 20, Master of Engineering 20

Implementation of Studies


The education is arranged online. Teaching will take place in the evenings (at agreed times: Monday – Thursday at 5 pm – 9 pm Finnish time) and there are time and place independent online studies. The information regarding the start day and the educational programme for the academic spring semester of 2025 and the academic autumn semester 2025 will be notified later.

Campus

Linnanmaa campus

Yliopistokatu 9, FI-90570 OULU

Application Period

28.8.–11.9.2024 at 3 pm Finnish time 

Entrance Examination CourseRegistration for the course: August 28 – September 11 Finnish time
Execution time period of the course: September 13 at 10 am – October 27 at 4 pm Finnish time
Other info

Tuition fee for non-EU/EEA students 10 000€ per academic year. Scholarship available.

Taulukko: Tutkinto-ohjelman kuvaus

Eligibility criteria

Master of Business Administration

For Master of Business Administration, applicants must have one of the following degrees:

  • higher education degree from the field of Business Information Systems/Business Information Technology/Computer Science or equivalent international degree
  • higher education degree from the field of Business/Economics or equivalent international degree
  • higher vocational level diploma in Finland in the field of Business Information Technology

The qualification used for applying must have been completed by November 28 2024.

In addition two (2) years of field specific work experience is required after the graduation. If applicant has completed post-secondary or higher vocational level diploma in Finland the requirement of two years work experience is counted from receiving the diploma.

The two years of work experience required for eligibility must have been acquired by the December 31 2024.

Master of Engineering

For Master of Engineering, applicants must have one of the following education:

  • higher education degree from the field of engineering/technology
  • higher vocational level diploma in Finland from the field of engineering

The qualification used for applying must have been completed by November 28 2024.

In addition two (2) years of field specific work experience is required after the graduation. If applicant has completed post-secondary or higher vocational level diploma in Finland the requirement of two years work experience is counted from receiving the diploma.

The two years of work experience required for eligibility must have been acquired by the December 31 2024.

Language skill requirements

The applicant must demonstrate sufficient proficiency in the English language during the application.

More information regarding language requirements on the following website.

Selection criteria

Student selection is based on the entrance examination course.           

  • entrance examination course: Introduction to Programming 
  • scope: 5 ECTS
  • implementation method: online course
  • registration for the course opens at 8 am on August 28 and closes at 4 pm on September 11 Finnish time.
  • execution time period of the course: September 13 at 10 am – October 27 at 4 pm Finnish time.

The applicant must first fill in the application form for the Autumn 2024 joint application to higher education in the Studyinfo.fi database during the application period. Applicant can register for the entrance examination course once the application is sent. The registration for the course is done by filling in the registration form at https://forms.office.com/e/SgQR1qkNdw

If the applicant does not register for the entrance examination course by the given deadline, they cannot be accepted for the degree programme. The registration for the entrance examination course ends on September 11 2024 at 4 pm Finnish time.

The entrance examination course evaluates mainly applicant’s programming skills. The course is free of charge for the applicant. The course is scored from 0 to 100 points. The minimum score for an acceptable performance is 20 points.

The applicant can start the execution of the course on September 13 2024. Instructions on participating the entrance examination course will be sent to registered applicants by e-mail to the email address given in the application form on Studyinfo database. If you do not receive the email, please check your junk mail folder.

The instructions on registering how to register for the entrance examination course is also informed in the application form at Studyinfo database. The result of entrance examination course is only valid for the joint application to higher education autumn 2024.

 

 

Contact information

More information regarding the application and admission

Admission Services

admissions@oamk.fiTel. +358 29 448 9001

More information regarding the studies and the content of the programme

Jukka Jauhiainen
Principal Lecturer, ICT and Communications
jukka.jauhiainen@oamk.fi
+358 40 1415093

Teemu Leppänen
Principal Lecturer
teemu.leppanen@oamk.fi
+358 50 4602697