Studying in Oulu as an exchange student
All departments at the University of Oulu offer courses in English for incoming exchange students.
Departments have prepared Course catalogues on Courses in English for exchange students to Weboodi system. Please note that if you cannot find a Course catalogue by that name for the department in question please contact the department's exchange coordinator to ask what courses are available in English.
N.B. Course catalogues for academic year 2014-15 are updated to Weboodi by March 15, 2014.
Teaching methods vary from department to department, but in general the study system is based on lectures, seminars and/or small-group tutorials. Practical or laboratory work is also possible. Typically, students take exams after each course, and write essays and journals. Web-based learning environments are widely used in teaching.
Recommended workload is 30 credits per term, 60 credits for full year exchange.
Exchange student can also be eligible to take studies from International Master's Programmes taught in English, those courses are included in the Course catalogues.
Courses offered in English
Faculty of Biochemistry and Molecular Medicine
Department of Biochemistry catalogue for 2014-15 available (in weboodi)
Faculty of Education:
Faculty of Humanities:
Faculty of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering
Department of Communications Engineering (in weboodi)
Department of Computer Science (in weboodi)
Department of Electrical Engineering (in weboodi)
Department of Information Processing Science (in weboodi)
Faculty of Medicine:
Faculty of Science:
Department of Biology (in weboodi)
Department of Geography (in weboodi)
Department of Geology (in weboodi)
Department of Mathematics
Department of Chemistry (in weboodi)
Department of Physics updated for 2014-15(in weboodi)
Faculty of Technology:
Department of Industrial Engineering and Management (in weboodi)
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Department of Process and Environmental Engineering (in weboodi)
Oulu Business School:
Oulu Business School catalogue for 2014-15 available (in weboodi)
Oulu School of Architecture
Department of Architecture (in weboodi)