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University of Oulu

Oulu University, Linnanmaa, Oulu Finland +1
  • Oulu University, Kontinkangas, Oulu, Finland
  • QS World University Rankings
    408
  • StatusPublic
  • Research OutputVery High
  • Student/Faculty Ratio11
  • ScholarshipsNO
  • International Students651
  • SizeM
  • Total Faculty869

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The University of Oulu is an international science university which creates innovation for the future, well-being, and knowledge through multidisciplinary research and education. Future innovation is about seeking, utilizing and applying new knowledge. The University of Oulu researches people and culture in a changing living environment, as well as opportunities that new technology provides for improving the well-being of people and the environment. The ten faculties, many departments and specialized research units of the University of Oulu create the foundation for multiscientific research, innovation and training of experts for demanding professional tasks. The University of Oulu is a multidisciplinary expert in Northerness. Founded in 1958, our research and education community is 16 000 students and 3000 employees strong, and one of the biggest and the most multidisciplinary universities in Finland. The research done at the University of Oulu benefits people living at all latitudes. However, our heritage as one of the Northernmost multidisciplinary universities in the world is invaluable now, when mankind’s new growth frontier is to the North. The demanding conditions of the far north have always forced people to be inventive and resourceful. Many innovations that have changed the world have their roots here. We call this: “Science with Arctic attitude”.

About

The University of Oulu is an international science university which creates innovation for the future, well-being, and knowledge through multidisciplinary research and education. Future innovation is about seeking, utilizing and applying new knowledge. The University of Oulu researches people and culture in a changing living environment, as well as opportunities that new technology provides for improving the well-being of people and the environment. The ten faculties, many departments and specialized research units of the University of Oulu create the foundation for multiscientific research, innovation and training of experts for demanding professional tasks. The University of Oulu is a multidisciplinary expert in Northerness. Founded in 1958, our research and education community is 16 000 students and 3000 employees strong, and one of the biggest and the most multidisciplinary universities in Finland. The research done at the University of Oulu benefits people living at all latitudes. However, our heritage as one of the Northernmost multidisciplinary universities in the world is invaluable now, when mankind’s new growth frontier is to the North. The demanding conditions of the far north have always forced people to be inventive and resourceful. Many innovations that have changed the world have their roots here. We call this: “Science with Arctic attitude”.

University highlights

University of Oulu is one of the top Public universities in Oulu, Finland. It is ranked #408 in QS Global World Rankings 2021.

QS World University Rankings

  • 2012
    #262
  • 2013
    #=253
  • 2014
    #=259
  • 2015
    #=358
  • 2016
    #411-420
  • 2018
    #411-420
  • 2019
    #=376
  • 2020
    #374
  • 2021
    #408

Ranking criteria

27.7
Overall
16.5
Academic Reputation
16.9
Employer Reputation
31.8
Faculty Student Ratio
49.4
Citations per Faculty
52
International Faculty Ratio
8.1
International Students Ratio

Student & Staff

Total students
9,822

48%
52%

International students
651

96%
4%

Total faculty staff
869

186
683

Total students
9,822

48%
52%

International students
651

96%
4%

Total faculty staff
869

683
186
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