Current issues for students

27/4/2017 News

University of Oulu Summer School 2017

The University of Oulu arranges summer courses during the summer. See Summer Courses 2017 and register here. Please notice that the registration to some of the courses arranged by the Summer University ends already 2nd of May.

26/4/2017 News

Delays handeling international internship grant applications

There are delays at the moment making decisions on international internship grant applications. We ask students to be patient! SoleMove –applications is good to be made at least 2 months before the internship period starts.

24/4/2017 News

Start using FSHS's Self online service !

Self is a service that allows FSHS clients to manage their appointments online. Start using the Self service by entering your contact details and choosing how you want to be notified of messages in the service (sms or email). Log in to the service. You can use the Self student online service to check and cancel your appointments. If you have received permission to book an appointment, you can also book an appointment and change an existing appointment in the service. Self allows you to receive secure messages from FSHS staff about your current treatment. You can reply to these messages through the service. Read more.

10/4/2017 News

Uranoste project offers training for applying jobs, courses in English in May!

Uranoste project offers training for students in applying jobs. In May there will be courses e.g. in Making the Most out of LinkedIn, preparing for job interviews and creating a job application. Read more on the Uranoste web site and apply.

10/4/2017 News

Student donor: come and make your donor plate in Tellus 26th April at 10 am -1 pm

Over 500 UniOulu students have supported their alma mater through a donation. We invite all student donors to Tellus to make their donor plate on 26th April at 10 am -1 pm. Donor plates will be placed in the Tellus Donor Wall. Welcome!

10/4/2017 News

University of Oulu Summer School 2017

The University of Oulu arranges summer courses during the summer. See Summer Courses 2017 and register here.

10/4/2017 News

Oulu Business School offers Minor Studies in English

In academic year 2017-2018 Oulu Business School organizes Minor Studies in English that are aimed at degree students in the University of Oulu. Read more information from: http://www.oulu.fi/oulubusinessschool/minorstudies

10/4/2017 News

Internship support and grants 2017

Internship support and grants are applicable for work placements in Finland and abroad in 2017. Please, contact your deparmental internship coordinator. More information: Internship pages.

10/4/2017 News

Creativity & Learning workshop, Mon 10.4. at 14:15-16:00 in TellusStage

Creativity is becoming one of the top skills in any job market, but majority of people still feels they are not using their full creative potential. So how can you develop your Creativity? In this workshop you will learn how to master the five important skills of creativity and to learn more effectively by using creative thinking methods. Workshop is held by Ilona Parviainen /Study Counselling Psychologist Trainee.

10/4/2017 News

Results of Bachelor’s Graduate Survey (Kandipalaute) 2016 published

Have you completed your Bachelor’s degree in 2017? University of Oulu will email the Finnish Bachelor’s Graduate Survey (Kandipalaute) to all students who has completed their Bachelor’s degree. Take the survey, be heard. The results of the Kandipalaute 2016 have been published in the intranet Notio.

6/4/2017 News

Creativity & Learning workshop, Mon 10.4. at 14:15-16:00 in TellusStage

Creativity is becoming one of the top skills in any job market, but majority of people still feels they are not using their full creative potential. So how can you develop your Creativity? In this workshop you will learn how to master the five important skills of creativity and to learn more effectively by using creative thinking methods. Workshop is held by Ilona Parviainen /Study Counselling Psychologist Trainee.

24/3/2017 News

Read and share student stories

The Finnish joint application for higher education is ongoing, and a series of student stories of our Bachelor degree programmes are now online.The stories open the study fields and the student life in Oulu for Finnish high school graduates: http://www.oulu.fi/yliopisto/opiskelijatarinat

For stories in English, check what UniOulu Alumni Ambassadors say about their studies in Oulu: http://www.oulu.fi/university/alumni_ambassadors

16/3/2017 News

Second application round for Tellus Volunteering Programme will be opening soon

After successfully piloting Tellus Volunteering Programme, we are excited to announce the second application round to expand our team of Tellus Volunteers. Wondering how to apply? Follow our Tellus facebook page (www.facebook.com/tellusarena) and our website (www.oulu.fi/tellusarena/) and find more info soon. Want to receive a personal alert straight to your inbox? Contact Sergei.Kopytin@oulu.fi or Udgum.khadka@oulu.fi.Check out what our volunteers had been up to from www.oulu.fi/tellusarena/tellusvolunteers.

16/3/2017 News

Creativity & Learning workshop, Mon 10.4. TellusStage 14:15-16:00

Creativity is becoming one of the top skills in any job market, but majority of people still feels they are not using their full creative potential. So how can you develop your Creativity? In this workshop you will learn how to master the five important skills of creativity and to learn more effectively by using creative thinking methods. Workshop is held by Ilona Parviainen /Study Counselling Psychologist Trainee.

15/3/2017 News

International Avenue proudly presents: A Day Festival of Cultures and Co-operation on 3rd of April

On the 3rd of April, the International Avenue is organizing a day festival at Tellus Innovation Arena starting at 12:00. This is a festival with over 30 events happening during the day: cultural events, keynotes, presentations, exchange fair, performances (including live music), international film screening, info on research funding in Germany – and more. We will start with opening words from the Vice-Rector, Matti Sarén of the University of Oulu and Professor Ryuji Kohno from the Yokohama National University. We’ll have a lot of guests from Finland and abroad – ambassadors, partners and journalists. More info and the tentative programme.

15/3/2017 News

Course feedback system is now open

University of Oulu course feedback system is open in the address https://palaute.oulu.fi/index.php?lang=en_US. Students can give course feedback for lectures, exercises, seminars, etc. which they have registered in WebOodi. The feedback system collects feedback also for itself and this feedback is used for developing the system as easy and as practical tool for feedback as possible. The system requires login with the university user name and password but the given feedback is also handled anonymously in the system. The given feedback is dealt with the teachers and also the faculties deal with the combined data. The feedback can be given from the first date of the course until three weeks after the last date.  Own feedback can be modified all the time it is open.

15/3/2017 News

Financial Aid for Summer 2017

Students may receive student financial aid for those summer months during which they complete degree-related studies at least 5 ECTS credits. Financial aid can be granted e.g. for exams, internships and thesis. Financial aid can be applied e.g. for through Kela’s online services and it can be granted from beginning of the month during which the application is received. Please apply in time! Requirements for summer aid and more information.

15/3/2017 News

Nokia - Meet Your Future Employer recruiting day at Tellus on Tue 21.3.

Are you looking for a great opportunity to get a job from your field of studies? Welcome to Nokia - Meet Your Future Employer recruiting day at Tellus Innovation Arena on Tuesday 21.3 from 9:00 to 15:00. This event brings talents from the University and Nokia employers together under the same roof. We highly recommend you to provide yourself with your CV and other references! Also prepare yourself for a possible interview with your future employer from Nokia!

15/3/2017 News

Will you join us -event: Studying skills to work life skills, Thu 23.3. TellusStage at 16-18

Welcome to discuss how to get motivation through recognizing your own skills and know-how. What does learning to learn mean and how can you transform study skills into work life skills? Event is part of the Will you join us -events.

15/3/2017 News

Career Planning for a Global Career -workshop 15.2., materials

Materials of the workshop 15.2.2017 held by Nannette Ripmeester (Expertise in Labour Mobility):

3/3/2017 News

University of Oulu Summer School 2017

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 2017 here.

3/3/2017 News

Sign up to create a one-day festival in Tellus!

Join the team to create the most memorable University of Oulu happening this spring! We are looking for people who are interested in turning Tellus into a one-day festival to celebrate the opening of International Avenue. All ideas are programme numbers are welcome. All the participants will be rewarded. Sign up and read more here: https://goo.gl/forms/mKt7oTIC2svWKJIG2.

1/3/2017 News

Call For Erasmus Exchanges for Academic Year 2017-18 is open

Call For Erasmus Exchanges for Academic Year 2017-18 is open. End date for the application period varies between faculties. Read more.

27/2/2017 News

Looking for EU Careers Student Ambassador

EPSO (European Personnel Selection Office) is looking for EU Careers Student Ambassador. They choose one ambassador from each University to promote EU careers and make students on campus to be aware of the vast variety of job opportunities the EU Institutions have to offer. The Ambassadors will be trained for the tasks. The position is unpaid but the expenses will be covered. This is a great opportunity to make connections, network and get information about EU careers. Interested candidates complete an online application – from 24 February to 24 March 2017. You find more information about this opportunity and how to apply from here.