Faculty of Humanities – guidelines as a target university

Information about offered JOO studies

JOO studies offered: History of Ideas and Science, Languages and Culture of Antiquity, Archaeology, Film Studies, European Studies, Philosophy, German Philology, History, Information Studies, Literature, Classial Archaelogy, Nordic Philology, French Language, Sami Language, Saami Culture, Finnish as Second and Foreign Language, Art History, Estonian Language and General Archaeology

More detailed descriptions on the subjects can be found at Faculty Course Catalogue.

Application periods for JOO studies

There is only one application period per year and the deadline is 30 April, because JOO study rights are primarily granted for courses that begin in the autumn semester. The application will be processed within approximately one month after the end of the application period.

Student guides

Faculty of Humanities Course Catalogue.

Criteria for granting study rights

  • Studies in accordance with the curriculum
  • Sufficient language skills in language subjects, may require participating in a test
  • Study phase
  • No such subjects that can be studied at the home university
  • Resources for the subject

Length of granted study right

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

Delivery address for the supported application

Departmental Coordinator Oili Sievola
Faculty of Humanities
P.O. Box 1000

Starting JOO studies at the University of Oulu

The student must enroll at the target university in accordance with its standard enrollment procedures in order to use their study right. Further information on registration.

In order to receive an e-mail account, the student must contact IT Services at Student Center.

The following resources are also available to the student at University Library Services.

Registering completed credit at the home university

The student is responsible for this.

Contact information for personnel processing the application and giving statements

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

Further information

The departmental coordinator processes all applications received at the Faculty of Humanities.

Last updated: 19.5.2016