Printed intelligence is one of the fastest developing area in technology. In near future many new applications in the fields of electronics, health and medical technology as well as construction will utilize printed intelligence. With new technologies also new business opportunities emerge. This widens the career possibilities for the graduates of the Printed Intelligence programme at Oulu University of Applied Sciences.
The printed intelligence is widely used in different branches of industries e.g. health and medical industries and construction engineering. Printed intelligence can be found in sensors, quick diagnostics and smart garments in e-textiles.
Students will learn state-of-the-art developments and techniques used in printed intelligence. The graduates will have multidisciplinary skills to meet the needs of the companies especially in product development using the printed electronic manufacturing technologies.
The practical approach to the subject ensures that students will learn to solve real life problems. The Master thesis project focuses on pragmatic planning and implementation of development work for the company.
- Studies are mostly carried out online with 1-3 intensive periods when contact teaching is organized at Oulu UAS in Oulu. The first intensive period of 2-3 days will be in the beginning of studies in January. In addition, one week contact teaching in Oulu is organized. The dates for the lasting two intensive periods will be published later. During the intensive periods students learn to use the actual printers and other equipment.
- The master thesis project focuses on pragmatic planning and implementation of development work for the company. The project is closely related to the subject of advanced professional competences in education.
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
The students are selected on the basis of the advance assignment, which includes the following documents:
- Cover letter
- Curriculum vitae
- Preliminary plan describing a development challenge
The advance assignment, which contain all three documents, is evaluated on a scale of 0 to 100 points (min. points 20). The documents should be submitted in English as a pdf-format electronic document by 26 September at 3 pm Finnish time. Language skills of applicants will be evaluated by advance assignment.
International10000 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 10000 EUR per year during 12 months.
EU/EEA10000 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 10000 EUR per year during 12 months.
Living costs for Oulu
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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