OSAO attracts more applicants than any other multi-line vocational college in Finland
Oulu Vocational College (OSAO) was again the most popular one among all the multi-disciplined vocational colleges in Finland in terms of young people’s joint applications.
Out of all the joint applications received, 2623 had marked OSAO as their number one choice. OSAO has altogether 1758 study places for basic vocational qualifications that will begin next August.
The most popular qualifications in the joint application system of spring 2015 (popularity coefficient: primary applicants/study place):
• Qualification in Audiovisual Communication (6,08)
• Qualification in Beauty Care (3,69)
• Qualification in Hairdressing (2,81)
• Qualification in Safety and Security (2,7)
• Qualification in Information and Communications Technology (2,6)
• Qualification in Logistics Surface (2,31)
The joint application system was open for those who don’t have any post-comprehensive school degree yet. There were 92 study places available for high school graduates.
It is possible to apply for the training outside the joint application period as well. You can apply throughout the year through the OSAO training calendar. Available places in basic vocational qualifications can be inquired about directly from the student counselors.
Oulu Vocational College OSAO is a multi-line vocational institute with 11 100 young and adult students. The units are located in Kempele, Liminka, Oulu, Muhos, Pudasjärvi and Taivalkoski. OSAO is part of the Oulu Region Joint Authority for Education (Osekk).
Further information: Jarmo Paloniemi, Director-Principal, tel.: +358 50 5383 929.