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NEWS & RECRUITMENT OPPORTUNITIES FOR ALL EE & WCE STUDENTS

STUDY YEAR 2017-2018

16.8.2017: We warmly welcome all new international students to attend the UO orientation week. The UO orientation week will guide you through all practicalities to be handled at the university, and introduces you to our university and studying culture, to the City of Oulu, and to Finnish culture. General UO orientation programme for 1-7 September, 2017 is available here.

A part of the UO orientation week is a programme specific orientation event where Centre for Wireless Communications (CWC) and WCE master's programme introduce their studies to their own students in more detail.  The WCE orientation event is also an excellent opportunity to meet your fellow WCE students and CWC's teaching and administration staff. Please make sure you arrive in time for the orientation!

The WCE specific orientation event for the WCE study group 2017-2019 is arranged on 7th September, 2017, 11:00-14:00, in room TS101. Your student tutor, called "Kummi" in Finnish, will direct you there. WCE specific orientation event's programme can be found from here from here.

13.8.2017: Since autumn 2017 there will be two study specialization options for our 2-year WCE Master's degree programme (for spring 2017 admission students). Those are called WCE Radio Access and Networks (WCE-RAN) and WCE RF Engineering (WCE-RF). See course content  and course timing for those options.

 

STUDY YEAR 2016-2017

21.4.2017: CWC Call for summer internship and CWC Intership Scholarships announced. Deadline for internships & grants Monday 8th May, 2017, 4.00 PM.

21.4.2017: ITEE & CWC summer studies & exams announced. See the list of summer 2017 studies. See also the list of WCE summer 2017 exams.

1.12.2016: Pentti Kaitera Foundation Award to CWC Radio Technologies research unit (CWC-RT) chair Prof. Matti Latva-aho.

1.12.2016: CWC Radio Technologies research unit (CWC-RT) chair Prof. Matti Latva-aho selected for Finnnish Academy Professorship.

16.11.2016: Since autumn 2017 there will be 2 study specialization options for 2-year WCE Master's degree programme (for spring 2017 admission students): WCE Radio Access and Networks (WCE-RAN) and WCE RF Engineering (WCE-RF). See course content  and course timing for those options.

22.9.2016: Call for CWC master's thesis grants announced. Deadline for application September 30, 2016.

22.9.2016: Examination practices, laboratory work report writing rules and OodiPSP info sessions on coordnator's hour on Friday 7th October, 2016 10.15-12.00, at room TS101.

8.9.2016: University of Oulu awarded Prof. Markku Juntti for his research enhancing activities, especially for the remarkable amount of publications in 2015.

7.9.2016: Totally 26 new WCE students started their stidies on this autumn term.

12.8.2016: This UO international students 2016 quide is recommend to read for all WCE, free-mover and exchange students of CWC.

9.8.2016: We warmly welcome all new international students to attend UO orientation. The orientation will guide you through all practicalities to be handled at the university and introduces you to the University and its studying culture, to the City of Oulu and to Finland. A part of the orientation is the Study Info Day when departments and Master Programmes introduce their studies to their own students in more detail.  The orientation is also an excellent opportunity to meet other new students and University staff. Please make sure you arrive in time for the orientation! General UO orientation programme for 22-26 August 2016 is available here.

Department of Communications Engineering (DCE) will organize orientation for new enrolled WCE students (WCE study group 2016-2018) on 24 August, 2016, 12-14 PM, in room TS101. Your student tutor (Kummi) will direct you there. DCE department's orientation programme: WCE orientation 2016

 

STUDY YEAR 2015-2016

10.6.2016: New quide for international students has appeared.

1.6.2016: Sixteen summer trainess started their work at CWC on June 1.

24.5.2016: List of summer 2016 exams now available

12.5.2016: Centre for Wireless Communications (CWC) institute's call for summer 2016 intership scholarships.

1.3.2016: Exam dates for 521324S Communication Signal Processing I 1st and 2nd retake final exams have been changed to dates: 14.4.2016 and 23.5.2016. Old dates overlapping with 521327S Radio Engineering II exams were 31.3.2016 and 26.5.2016. Remember to register in Weboodi if you will take those exams.

30.10.2015: A mandatory WCE coordinator's tutoring hour will be organized for all first year students of WCE 2015-17 study group on Tuesday,  3rd October, 2015, 10.15-11.00 o'clock at room TS127. Topip deals with OodiPSP creation for each student.

14.10.2015: DCE dept. has laid 10 new master's thesis topics into Optima's DCE Thesis Topics folder. Also a couple of more topics will be laid within the next 1-2 weeks dealing with 5G network measurements and prof. Pärssinen's radio engineering topics. Feel free to take a glance of them in Optima. We also wish to remind the closing deadline 16th October for master's thesis grants.

14.10.2015: WCE coordinator's hour: A mandatory exam's information session will be organised on Friday, 16th October, 2015, at 10.15, in room TS127. Precense of all WCE 2015-2017 group students is mandatory. It is also suggested for WCE 2014-2016 group students to join the event to get an idea how exams practices have changed. In addition, a student councellor M. Vaili Jämsä will give a talk/advices about graduation practices at the end of that session. That information is valuable for our 2nd year WCE students who are starting their master's thesis process very soon.

20.8.2015: We warmly welcome all new international students to attend UO orientation. The orientation will guide you through all practicalities to be handled at the university and introduces you to the University and its studying culture, to the City of Oulu and to Finland. A part of the orientation is the Study Info Day when departments and Master Programmes introduce their studies to their own students in more detail.  The orientation is also an excellent opportunity to meet other new students and University staff. Please make sure you arrive in time for the orientation! General UO orientation programme for 1-5 September 2015 is available here.

Department of Communications Engineering (DCE) will organize orientation for new enrolled WCE students (WCE study group 2015-2017) on 3 September, 2015, 12-14 PM, in room TS101. Your student titor (Kummi) can direct you there. DCE department's orientation programme: WCE Orientation2015

26.6.2015: UO DCE department starts to build 5G test network together with companies in Oulu area.

6.6.2015: See important deadlines for new WCE student's enrollment (study group 2015-2017).

 

STUDY YEAR 2014-2015

6.5.2015: List of summer exams now available.

23.4.2015: Call for CWC grants dealing advanced practical training (internship) to be done at CWC/DCE during summer 2015 has been announced. Deadline for application is 4th May, 2015, 15.00 o'clock. See more form here.

17.2.2015: RF technologies and trends from LTE towards 5G - Lecture by Dr. Aarno Pärssinen in TS 101 at 12.15 Thursday, March 5, 2015.

21.1.2015: PESTI career day & recruitment fair is organized on 29.1.2015 at Linnanmaa campus. There is an opportunity for WCE students to ask internships from human resource people of Oulu region electronics companies. See more: http://www.pestipaivat.fi/pesti_career_day.php

30.9.2014: DCE's Exams practice information session for all new WCE students will be arranged on Thursday 9th October, 2014, 12.15-13.00 at room TS107. Attendance of all 1st year students is mandatory.

17.9.2014: OodiPSP & LUKKARI & NOPPA environments info for new WCE students (2014-16 study group) is given by Ms. Sanna Waris on Friday,  Sept. 19, 2014, 12.15-13.00 at room TS107. Participation of all new WCE students is mandatory!

16.9.2014: User accounts and passwords for EE-network needed in course exercise works are now available for new WCE students of group 2014-16 at coordinators office TS439.

15.9.2014: A call for DCE & CWC Scholarships targeted e.g. for 2013-15 WCE students group have been announced. See more: http://www.cwc.oulu.fi/home/files/APURAHAT_2014.pdf We recommend all 2013-15 group students to apply.

13.8.2014: DCE Short cources offered by visiting lecturers available.

7.8.2014: We warmly welcome all new international students to attend UO orientation. The orientation will guide you through all practicalities to be handled at the university and introduces you to the University and its studying culture, to the City of Oulu and to Finland. A part of the orientation is the Study Info Day when departments and Master Programmes introduce their studies to their own students in more detail.  Also an officer of engineering student guild will present the activities of SIK student organization. The orientation is also an excellent opportunity to meet other new students and University staff. Please make sure you arrive in time before the orientation starts!

General UO orientation programme for 1-6 September 2014 is available here.

Department of Communications Engineering (DCE) will organize orientation for new enrolled WCE students (WCE study group 2014-2016) on 3rd September, 2014, 10-12 AM, in the room TS107 (your student tutor will pick up you there). DCE department's orientation programme can be found from here: WCE Orientation2014

 

STUDY YEAR 2013-2014

30.5.2014: Total 42 new WCE students out of 162 applicants were selected on spring 2014 admission round.

23.5.2014: List of summer 2014 exams has been announced. See: http://www.oulu.fi/ee/node/25424

2.5.2014: Poll for summer 2014 exams is going on. Fill in the poll form over here and return it to Dr. Kari Kärkkäinen as soon as possible in order to influence the arrangements for summer exams of WCE courses.

28.10.2013: Paju e-mail server will be shut down permanently on 31.10.2013. If you have not yet started to use the new Office 365 Education (O365) service for UO mails, do it now. More information and details how to change your account can be found from: http://www.oulu.fi/ict/node/21103. If you have already done it, you do not need to do anything. If you wish to store your old paju e-mails, you have to transfer them to O365-system with the aid of instructions from: http://www.oulu.fi/ict/node/19270.

Since 1.11.2013 all e-mails send to your old adresses:

STUDENTID@paju.oulu.fi

STUDENTID@mail.student.oulu.fi

will be automatically directed to your new O365-account adresses (STUDENTID is your paju-account name):

STUDENTID@student.oulu.fi

firstname.lastname@student.oulu.fi

firstname.middleinitial.lastname@student.oulu.fi.

Those three adresses are your valid e-mail adresses from now on (they are operating already now). Your EE-network server e-maill address STUDENTID@ee.oulu.fi operates as before after 31.10.2013, i.e. you do not have to do anytying for that.

15.10.2013: DCE's Exams practice information session for all new WCE students will be arranged on Monday 21st October, 2013, 13.15-14.00 at room TS126. Attendance of all 1st year students is mandatory.

9.10.2013: Library provides a training session on Laturi, Urkund and copyright issues for master´s level students in English on Wednesday, 23 October, at 10.15-11.00 in computer classroom PK247 in the Pegasus Library.

23.9.2013: Electrical engineering network's user licence (UID &PW) available now from coordinator's office (passport required). UID & PW needed in exercise works of several WCE courses.

20.9.2013: Presentation of summer trainee 2013 topics results (WCE 2012-14 group) is organized on Thursday, 26 September, 2013, 12.00-14.00 (Note begins exactly at 12 o'clock), at room KO150. See detailed programme from here.

11.9.2013: Call for applications of master's thesis garants targeted for WCE student group 2012-2014 (2nd year students) has been announced. Deadline for application is 20 September, 2013, 15.00 o'clock. See more details and instructions from here. Available thesis topics at this moment can be found from TTK-OPTIMA folder: DCE Thesis Topics. More topics will be added into the OPTIMA folder within the next week.

5.9.2013: Exams list of autumn 2013 term has been released.

3.9.2013: New WCE students orientation info at DCE department on WED 4th September, 10.00-12.00, at Room TS107.

26.8.2013: WEBOODI & OodiPSP & LUKKARI & NOPPA environments info for new WCE students (2013-15 study group) is given by Ms. Sanna Waris on Wednesday,  Sept. 11, 2013, 12.15-13.00 at room TS126 (1st floor of Tietotalo building). Participation of all new WCE students is mandatory!

12.8.2013: We warmly welcome all new international students to attend UO orientation. The orientation will guide you through all practicalities to be handled at the university and introduces you to the University and its studying culture, to the City of Oulu and to Finland. A part of the orientation is the Study Info Day when departments and Master Programmes introduce their studies to their own students in more detail.  The orientation is also an excellent opportunity to meet other new students and University staff. Please make sure you arrive in time for the orientation! General UO orientation programme for 2-5 September 2013 is available here.

Department of Communications Engineering (DCE) will organize orientation for new enrolled WCE students (WCE study group 2013-2015) on 4 September, 2012, 10-12 AM, in room TS107. DCE department's orientation programme: WCE Orientation2013

 

STUDY YEAR 2012-2013

12.6.2013: Next WCE admission period for study year 2014-2015 is open between 2nd December, 2013 – 3rd  January, 2014.

21.5.2013: Admission of new WCE students for the study year 2013-2013 has been completed. Results of selection is seen over here.

26.4.2013: Call for grant applications for supporting advanced practical training course 521016A of WCE programme has been announced. Deadline for submitting grant applications is 6th May, 2013, 15.00 o'clock. See detailed instructions from here.

24.4.2013: URGUND and LATURI training on Wednesday, 24 April, at 10.15-11.00 in computer classroom PK247 in the Pegasus Library. URGUND and LATURI are needed in finalizing master's thesis.

1.2.2013: Diploma thesisi topics now available for WCE group 2011-13  students. In order to see more visit: http://www.oulu.fi/dce/topics. Details of each topic can be found from TTK-OPTIMA after choosing there "DCE Thesis Topics" environment.

1.2.2013: Scholarships for diploma (master's) thesis are now available. In order to see more read the call for applications of those grants. Deadline of paper form applications is 15th February, 2013, at 15.00 o'clock. Applications should be given personally to Ms. Seija Laitinen, at room TS443 of DCE department.

10.1.2013: LATURI & eGRADU info in English concerning electronic diploma thesis submission on Friday, January 18, 2013, 12.15 in classroom TS 127. See more. All WCE group 2010-12 students who are finishing their thesis at the beginning of this year, as well as all WCE group 2011-13 students who have started or will start soon their thesis are recommended to join the training.

8.1.2013: A recruitment fair, called PESTI career day, of Oulu region companies will be arranged at Linnanmaa campus on January 16, 2012, 9-16. More information can be found from page: http://www.pestipaivat.fi/pesti_career_day.php

2.1.2013: Since the beginning of 2013 all diploma & master thesis manuscripts of WCE programme have to be submitted electronically to URGUND authenticity check using the LATURI & eGradu system. More info about it can be found from: http://laturi.oulu.fi/index.php?uilang=en-US

9.10.2012: Students of 2012-14 WCE group have to submit their personal study plans in OodiPSP environment by 5th November, 2012, as advised by the coordinator.

5.10.2012: WCE coordinator's tutoring hour will be organized for the first year students of WCE 2012-14 study group on Tuesday 9th October, 2012, 12.15 o'clock at room TS127.

20.9.2012: Distribution of Electrical Engineering network's (shortly ee-network) user licenses (UID & PW) will be arraged for new WCE students on Friday, 21st September, 2012, 10.00-14.00 at computer classes TS136, TS137 and TS138. All students of 2012-14 WCE student group should join the event.

10.9.2012: The following elective courses of WCE curriculumn are not lectured any more i.e. they are terminated: Computer networks I, Computer networks II, Telecommunication software. If those courses are included into your OodiPSP of 2011-13 WCE student group, you have to submit a new oodiPSP.

The following courses are available to be included into the elective studies of 2011-13 WCE students: Programmable web project (5 ECTS, periods 4-6), Distributed systems (6 ECTS, periods 4-5), Multimedia systems (6 ECTS, periods 2-3), Electronics design II (5ECTS, periods 1-2), Laboratory exercises of analoque electronics (3 ECTS, periods 1-3), Modern topics in telecommunications and radio engineering (3-7 ECTS, periods 1-6), Survival Finnish Course (2 ECTS), Beginner’s Finnish Course I (2 ECTS), Beginner’s Finnish Course II (4 ECTS).

10.9.2012: Some elective courses like Computer networks I & II, may not be seen in the OodiPSP plan of 2011-13 WCE study group. The problem will be fixed soon. Do not worry. Your credits are safe.

4.9.2012: LUKKARI info for new enrolled  WCE students (2012-14 study group) by Ms. Sanna Waris on Friday,  Sept. 7, 2012, 10.00-11.00 (exactly at 10 o'clock) at room TS126 (1st floor of Tietotalo building).

4.9.2012: LUKKARI info for old WCE students (2011-13 study group) by Ms. Sanna Waris on Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2012, 15.00-16.00 at lecture hall L5.

3.9.2013: All WCE students have to prepare their course calendars using LUKKARI calendar tool. See more from the courses calendars page. 

29.8.2012: If you are still pending an apartment from PSOAS, i.e. you are in a queue but have not received any offer from PSOAS, please visit The Student Union of The University of Oulu web page in order to get tips for your housing problems.

23.8.2012: University of Oulu organizes orientation for new international students 4-6 September, 2012.

Programme: UO Orientation 2012

Department of Communications Engineering organizes orientation for new enrolled WCE students (WCE study group 2012-2014) on September 6, 2012, 10-12 AM, in room TS107.

Programme: WCE Orientation 2012

Last updated: 16.8.2017