Faculty of Humanities – guidelines for a home university

Duration of the application support process

The support statement must be applied for at least one month before the end of the application period of the target university. The decision to support the application will be processed within three weeks. NOTE! The Faculty of Humanities only supports applications for the University of Lapland.

Support process

The support from the home university must be applied for using the JOO application form. The student must apply for the support statement at least one month before the application period at the target university ends. The expediency of each support decisions will be considered separately, and the student cannot receive the decision before processing the applications.

Criteria for the support statement and preparing a study plan

  • resources in the subject
  • studies in accordance with the curriculum
  • the student has finished at least basic and intermediate studies in the major subject
  • JOO studies must be included in the minimum extent of the degree

Preparing a study plan

The student must present a personal study plan (HOPS) when applying for a JOO study right.

Length of the supported study right

Two academic years, but at most until the end of the period for completing the degree.

Delivery address for the support application

Departmental Coordinator Oili Sievola
Faculty of Humanities
P.O. Box 1000
90014 UNIVERSITY OF OULU

Delivering the supported application to the target university

After a successful support application, the student shall send their application to the target university in order for the study right to be processed during the application period determined by the target university.

Registering the completed studies at the home university

The student him/herself must deliver the completed studies to be registered.

Contact information for counsellors

Faculty of Humanities
Departmental Coordinator Oili Sievola
Tel: +358 294 48 3428
E-mail address: firstname.lastname@oulu.fi

Contact information for personnel processing the support statements

Faculty of Humanities
Departmental Coordinator Oili Sievola
Telephone: +358 294 48 3428
E-mail address: firstname.lastname@oulu.fi

Further information:

The departmental coordinator processes all the support applications of the students at the Faculty.

Last updated: 19.5.2016