Program that transforms your competence into work and your ideas into businesses

Welcome to Avanto entrepreneurship program! You can start anytime you wish and we’ll guarantee you’ll learn new and useful skills.


  • Turn your skills into work
  • Good ideas into practice 
  • Develop your own business
  • Corporate acquisitions


The Avanto entrepreneurship program is always tailored to the needs of your business idea.

You and your coach will agree on the contents of your path in the program at the first meeting. The program can consist, for example, of some of the following elements:

  • Meetings with the coach

  • Workshops

  • Events


The Avanto entrepreneurship program is carried out as a part of your studies. Depending on your needs and work amount, the scope of the program varies from 3 to 10 credits.

The studies are common to all students of Oulu University of Applied Sciences and University of Oulu.

In addition to earning credits, we guarantee that you’ll develop useful skills both for becoming an entrepreneur and for working life in general. Our main goal is to find out the business potential of your idea and help you learn the entrepreneurial way of working.

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