Over 9 000 students, including over 350 international degree students, ensure that Oulu University of Applied Sciences (Oamk) is a vital and innovative place to study. It was founded on July 8, 1958. As a fact, many innovations that have changed the world have their roots here in Oulu, a region recognized as a world-class R&D hub. Oulu offers space and nature close by for relaxing and keeping distance, if needed. Finland is known as one of Europe’s most modern, most innovative countries, and with its world-renowned education system, it has become a popular destination for international students in … QS weighs citations 20 %, student-teacher ratio 20 % and internationality 10 %.