24 months
12000 EUR/year
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Education and Globalisation offered by University of Oulu is a full-time two-year Master's programme emphasising North-South-East-West dialogue. Studies in international education, interculturalism, globalisation and their effects on education systems and policies form the core of the degree.

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The Education and Globalisation offered by University of Oulu  is responsive to changes and trends that are happening currently in society at large. It tackles issues like advancing social justice, interculturalism and diversity. Training in research pertaining to develop education and policy is also at the core of the programme.

The student enters an international and intercultural study environment, where diversity is appreciated as an important source of learning. The programme is strongly geared toward building intercultural competencies.

Career opportunities

The professional foundations of the programme are related to tasks in research, planning, administration and teaching in the field of education, and also tasks in different organisations offering consultation and guidance.

During the studies, students gain competence for working in national and international contexts in the public, private and civil society sectors as professionals, such as project leaders, coordinators and educational consultants.

Programme Structure

The programme focuses on the following areas in education on both local and global levels:

  • Ethics and social justice
  • Diversity
  • Policy and planning
  • Critical analysis
  • Interculturalism
  • Comparative research.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A successful applicant has obtained their first academic degree, normally a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent, from an institution of higher education. As a rule, the Bachelor’s degree is the lower academic degree. This degree should be equivalent of at least three years of full-time studies (180 ECTS).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    12000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12000 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 24 months.


Living costs for Oulu

660 - 1040 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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