Current issues for students

23.4.2018 News

G -corridor out off use May 2nd to August 31st

Due to contruction work, the G-corridor is out off use during May 2nd and August 31st.

Alternative passage ways are on the map attached (only in Finnish).

18.4.2018 News

University of Oulu Summer School 2018

The University of Oulu arranges summer courses during the summer. Summer studies are organised by the faculties of the University of Oulu and the Summer University of Northern Ostrobothnia. See Summer Courses 2018 here.

16.4.2018 News

New teaching premises planned

New premises will be created by modifying or rearranging existing space. In addition, new premises have been planned on the west side of Linnanmaa along the present ATK-katu.

12.4.2018 News

Kilometrikisa cycling challenge for students and staff 2018

Join the Kilometrikisa (kilometre challenge) between May 1 and September 22!

10.4.2018 News

Reminder! What is your future career path?

Dear student,

You have been invited to participate in the Universum’s Career Test 2018. By responding, you receive an in-depth analysis of your career profile and support the operation of the Red Cross.

 

6.4.2018 News

STUDENTS' MENTAL HEALTH DAY 18 APRIL 2018

This spring we are organizing the first ever national campaign for Students’ Mental Health Day!

The mental health day is on Wednesday 18 April and the campaign around it will run from 9 to 20 April 2018. The purpose is to spark debate on students’ mental health and invite all to participate in the campaign for mental well-being! This year’s campaign theme is compassion.

4.4.2018 News

KELA's pop up office at Linnanmaa 10.4. and at Kontinkangas 12.4.

KELA opens a pop up -office at Linnanmaa April 10th at 10.00 to 13.00, the main hall and at Kontinkangas April 12th at 10.00 to 13.00, the main building Aapistie 5. The officers will help you with any questions you may have concerning students' financial aid.

27.3.2018 News

Do you recognize your strengths as an employee?

Do you know which employers share values with you? What are your strengths? What skills employers seek? Participate Universum's carees test...

22.3.2018 News

Change in the criteria for student financial aid satisfactory academic progress

Under the new criteria, the entire period of study will be considered when assessing academic progress, and any higher education studies will count towards meeting the criteria. The change will bring improvements for students who are completing several higher education degrees at the same time. Also any unfinished studies and the months of financial aid related to them will be taken into account when assessing academic progress.

21.3.2018 News

Internship in FutureFactory challenge competition

Future Factory challenge competition is searching for an eager and active student.

14.3.2018 News

Apply for FITech Summer Boost 2018!

FITech Summer Boost is suitable for all students studying at the University of Oulu. Summer Boost is designed primarily for students from study year III onwards. FITech Summer Boost is a great fit for students of different backgrounds, for instance Information Technology and Autonomous systems, Cleantech, Electrical engineering, Industrial Design, User-oriented Design and Architecture, Finance or Industrial Engineering and Management.

14.3.2018 News

ArcticCube opens at Tellus Innovation Arena

Thule Institute has opened an ArcticCube, located at the Tellus Innovation Arena in the heart of the University of Oulu's Linnanmaa campus area, for

13.3.2018 News

University of Oulu Summer School 2018

The University of Oulu arranges summer courses during the summer. Summer studies are organised by the faculties of the University of Oulu and the Summer University of Northern Ostrobothnia. Please notice that the registration for the summer courses might start later this Spring. See Summer Courses 2018 here.

8.3.2018 News

EU Careers Ambassadors programme - application deadline 23 March

The EU Careers Ambassadors programme plays an important role in targeting talented young people on campus and making them aware of the vast variety of job opportunities the EU Institutions have to offer. This programme has been running for the past four years and over which time it has grown from strength to strength.

6.3.2018 News

Stressed out? What happened to the free time?

What:

Workshops for students, with the focus on: 1) stress and how to manage it – how does stress (or recovering from it) affect studying? 2) the balance between studies and free time – how to work in support of your well-being?

When:

Wednesday 14.3. at 9-11: Stress and recovery

Thursday 29.3. at 12-14: Balancing everyday life and studies

Who:

Study psychologist trainee Hilla Marin

Where:

Tellus – Frost Club

Let me know you’re coming: hilla.marin@oulu.fi

2.3.2018 News

Welcome to Oulu School of Architecture!

Oulu School of Architecture, known as Lafka, moves to new facilities.

1.3.2018 News

A new type of meeting place is taking shape in the Botanical Gardens

The Gardens' greenhouses will be closed temporarily because of remodelling work. Ski holidaymakers will still have a fine opportunity to visit the greenhouses during the winter holiday in week 10.

1.3.2018 News

Quality label to the University of Oulu

The Finnish Education Evaluation Centre has conducted an audit of University of Oulu and awarded the institution a quality label. According to the audit team, the University's quality system supports strategy-based development well.

27.2.2018 News

New password practices of the university come into force 1.3.2018

The validity of the password lengthens and its minimum number of characters increases. The change applies to all who have a user account of the university.

26.2.2018 News

Stressed out? What happened to the free time?

Workshops for students, with the focus on:

1) stress and how to manage it – how does stress (or recovering from it) affect studying?

2) the balance between studies and free time – how to work in support of your well-being?

 

22.2.2018 News

Companies and organizations are looking for talented students to join projects which could change the world!

Would you like to add “project working experience in an international team” to your CV? How about solving real-life cases and problems for actual companies, getting 5 ECTS credits for it, and possibly even earning some money as well?

21.2.2018 News

Digipedatip: O365 Class Notebook, sharing the study material

You can use Class Notebook for multiple needs in teaching and supporting learning. It's good for example to share the study materials.

15.2.2018 News

The second rewarding feedback period for the teaching period of autumn 2017

It was decided that everyone who gave feedback during the period 30.10.2017-15.01.2018 will be involved in iPad's raffle.