University of Oulu Masters Scholarships for International Students 2021-2022



The University of Oulu, Finland Scholarships are provided to academically talented international students. Students who are not citizens of an EU/EEA member state are liable to pay the tuition fee.

The Finland scholarships are aimed at students studying for a Master’s degree in the University of Oulu two-year international Master’s programmes. The scholarship is for one academic year and covers all or some of the international tuition fee.

50% Tuition Fee Scholarship


75% Tuition Fee Scholarship

100% tuition fee scholarship after the first study year

University of Oulu Masters Scholarship

Aim and Benefits of University of Oulu Masters Scholarship

The scholarships will be granted in the form of a tuition fee waiver covering 50%, 75%  or 100% of the full tuition fee. Applicants can apply for the tuition scholarship as part of the admissions process.  University of Oulu Scholarships do not cover living costs.



Requirements for University of Oulu Masters Scholarship Qualification

Candidates are eligible to apply for a University of Oulu IM Scholarship 2021/2022, if they are:

  • Non-EU/EEA citizens who do not have a permanent residence permit in Finland.
  • Eligible to apply for a Master’s degree programme at the University of Oulu for academic year 2021/2022.
    • The applicant has obtained their first academic degree (Bachelor’s or equivalent) from a recognised institution of higher education.
    • The applicant proves a high level of proficiency in English language. Approved methods of demonstrating language proficiency.

Applicants who are in their last term/semester of studies during the application period, can apply for the scholarship. Applicants who receive a conditional offer of study placement for a Master’s programme will receive a conditional scholarship offer.

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Application Deadline

January 20, 2021

How to Apply

There is no separate application system for the International Scholarship. Applications for the International Scholarship are submitted together with the application for the preferred study option in Studyinfo portal.

For more details, visit University of Oulu website.

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