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  • Locations: Oulu, Finland
  • Program Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Restrictions: ECU applicants only
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Academic Year 2018 01/15/2018 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Fall 2018 02/15/2018 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
Fact Sheet:
Language of Instruction:
English
Area of Study:
Accounting, Anthropology, Archaeology, Architecture, Art, Art History, Asian Studies, Biochemistry, Biology, Business, Business Design, Business Information Systems, Chemistry, Chinese, Communication, Earth Science, Economics, Education, Engineering, English, Environmental Science, European Studies, Film, Finance, French, Geography, Geology, German, History, Humanities, International Business, Italian, Japanese, Latin, Linguistics, Management, Mandarin, Marketing, Math, Philosophy, Physics, Political Science, Pre-Health, Religious Studies, Russian Studies, Sciences, Spanish, Zoology
Housing Options:
On Campus Housing
Program Type:
Bilateral Exchange
Program Description:

Fast Facts about the ProgramOulu

 

 

 

Type of Program: ECU Bi-Lateral                                              
Available: Semester & Full Year

 

 

 

Academic Calendar:
Term 1= September - December
Term 2= January - May

 

Host Country Currency: Euro €                      
Housing
: On Campus or Off Campus Options

 

 

 

City Population:  141,742                                                             
University Population:
15,880

 

 

 

Language of Instruction: English                                               
Official Language of Country: Finnish

 

Program cost:  $100 application fee due when submitting the ECU application. Students pay the same ECU tuition to ECU and will pay housing directly to University of Oulu.


About Oulu:                 

Oulu is an active city full of culture. Numerous theatres, museums and exhibitions delight culture enthusiasts throughout the year. Oulu is a beautiful city for cycling. Its cycleway network, the most extensive in Finland, covers the entire city and neighboring municipalities. The pedestrian area in the city centre makes walking a pleasure, and beautiful parks and wonderful views are never far away. Read more about Oulu here: http://www.ouka.fi/english/index.asp


Academic Program:

The University of Oulu trains experts and multifaceted professionals for specialized fields in eight fields of study and 45 different programs. University graduates enter the job market as experts of the environment, economics, technology, medicine, education, and culture. Learn more about programs at University of Oulu here: http://www.oulu.fi/english/departments

 


Housing options at Oulu:

Housing for exchange students is arranged through the Student Housing Foundation of Northern Finland (PSOAS). Exchange students apply for housing by filling in the electronic housing application form. Learn about the housing options here: http://www.oulu.fi/english/studentexchange/housing



Testimonial:
My favorite part of the program was seeing how our culture differed from those in Europe. Meeting students from all over the world has truly changed my perspective on countries outside of the US for life.
     — Brittney Gillahan, Fall 2015
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