University of Oulu Finland Now offers Tuition Free Scholarships for International Students Starting September 2015

In 2013 University of Oulu, Finland offered up to 330 scholarships to international Students. However, the university will not charge tuition fees from international degree students starting their studies in the Autumn Semester 2015. In addition, some individual Master’s programmes have their own scholarship schemes.

Available masters courses includes

  • Architectural Design
  • Astronomy and Space Physics
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Computer Vision and Signal Processing
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Ecology and Population Genetics
  • Economic Geology
  • Education and Globalisation
  • Finance
  • Financial and Management Accounting
  • International Business
  • Learning, Education and Technology
  • Magnetic Resonance in Materials
  • Protein Science and Biotechnology
  • Software, Systems and Services Development in Global Environment
  • Synchrotron Radiation Based Science and Accelerator Physics
  • Wireless Communications Engineering

About Tuition Free Scholarship at the University

The University of Oulu, Finland provide tuition free scholarships to academically talented international students in architecture, business, economics, education, engineering, and sciences. The scholarship is aimed at students studying for a Master’s degree in the University of Oulu two-year international Master’s programmes.

Scholarship Offered Since: Not Specified

Scholarship Type: Masters Scholarships for Interantional Students

EligibilityUniversity of Oulu

Each Master’s programme has its own specific admissions requirements. Before you start filling out the application form, make sure that you meet the requirements of the programme admissions. The following includes the basic information on admissions requirements for Master’s courses.

  • A successful applicant has obtained their first academic degree, normally a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent, from an institution of higher education.
  • Students who are on their last term/semester of Bachelor’s studies can apply to study for a Master’s degree. Applicants with excellent academic records can be offered a conditional study placement.
  • All applicants are required to prove a high level of proficiency in English language. All programmes ask the applicant to submit documented evidence of their level of English. The approved documentation of English language proficiency include TOEFL, IELTS, PTE and the likes. Click here to learn more
  • Applicants are asked to submit documentation on their academic excellence, for example in the form of academic recommendation letters. Also other documents relating to the field of study are required.

Number of Scholarships: All international degree students starting their studies in the Autumn Semester 2015 will not be charged tuition fee

How long will sponsorship last? One or two years

Eligible Countries: International students

To be taken at (Institution): University of Oulu, Finland

Application Period: The next available application period is 15 December 2014 – 30 January 2015 and is for studies starting in September 2015. Please note that there is only one application period per year.

Offered annually? Yes

How to Apply

University of Oulu partners with the University Admissions Finland for their services for the application system and the pre-processing of application documents.

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  1. Abdullahi Surajo Maikai says

    its realy helping for a great university like oulu to offer scholarship in those proffesional courses,it shows your great courage in helping world developing countries progess.I hope i’ll be one among those to be offerd such opportunity,thnks

  2. Mamush Woldu says

    Hello Sir/Madam,
    I am Mamush woldu from Ethiopia, I have BED in physics from Bahir Dar University and I am currently working as a teacher in a high school in Ethiopia.During in my study I took Nuclear physics,Electrodynamics,Solid state physics,Electronics,Quantum mechanics,Modern physics,Stastical and Thermodynamics physics…and others.If I get a chance( help) from you,I will study my Msc in Astronomy and Space Physics or in any other related feilds.This would be very big deal for me and i would feel very grateful towards you.

  3. Sibonakaliso says

    i am from Zimbabwe and had got a place to study MSc in Hazards and Disaster Management at University of Kingston for 2012/2013. I failed to take up the place due to lack of funding. i ve done development and disaster management, i have worked as a high school teacher and a teaching assistant at a local university. i m interested in education and globalisation as these are developmental concerns especially in developing countries

  4. Dessie Mammo says

    Dear Sir/Madam,
    I am Dessie Mammo Alemu, 36 years old and with sound physique from a developing country, Ethiopia. I have been graduated both my first and second degree in English language and curriculum studies respectively. I have more than 10 years experience as a teacher and school director for primary and then secondary schools. I had been a certified and then diploma holder teacher before upgrading my qualification to Bachelor and masters level. Besides, I have worked as a Woreda/District education office head in Ethiopia (in North Gondar). I have scored Excellent achievements in my walks of work life and also I have 3:46 CGPA (grade point in my masters degree). I am working as a curriculum and module preparation officer at Gondar College of Teachers Education by now. I want abroad further education opportunity either in masters degree or PhD degree in related courses to advance both my qualification and life career in particular and to contribute my share to my country, continent and to the world in general.
    Therefore, I greatly want your genuine support to achieve my objective given here above. Many thanks!
    Yours with best wishes!
    mobile: +251918712867
    Tel: +251581110051
    Gondar Teachers Education College

  5. Temsegen Gadissa says

    hi.i just completed my degree course in the university of adma in Ethiopia.i would like to apply for a masters scholarship in has always been my dream to become an architect and am really hoping that u guys will give me the opportunity to do that.Due to lack of enough funds this dream will remain just a dream.

  6. Wondimagegn Kassa says

    Dear Sir/madam

    I am Wondimagegn Kassa from Ethiopia, i have BA degree in economics and looking for a scholarship to study my masters in economics or any related fields. Would you give me the opportunity to do that. pls help me, i greatly want your genuine support to achieve my dream.


    phone +251917198303

  7. tadele says

    I am tadele from Ethiopia, I have BSc degree in occupational health and safety graduated from Gondar university in august 2009 with CGPA 3.49. I have been working in mugher cement enterprise since February 2010 as health and safety expert.I am looking for masters study scholarship in disaster and risk management in your country /university, please give me a chance to join a scholarship. Thank u

  8. says

    Sir/Madam. I am actually looking for a university like this which offers scholarship in professional courses. I am a holder in BED / Economics, and i would be grateful if i am among those chosen to read Education Globalization. Thanks.

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