Administration

Administative roles

Degree Program Head

Prof. Janne Heikkilä

Student Counsellor

study.itee(at)oulu.fi

Tutor Teaschers (Riku Hietaniemi), Education Designer Suvi Jutila, International Students Coordinator Arja Keskinarkaus

Representative in Education Committee of the Faculty of ITEE

Prof. Janne Heikkilä

Members of doctoral training committee for Information Technology and Electrical Engineering at UniOGS  Chair Prof. Tapio Seppänen

Members of doctoral training committee for Information Technology and Electrical Engineering at UniOGS

 Member Prof. Timo Ojala

Members of doctoral training committee for Information Technology and Electrical Engineering at UniOGS

Vice Member Prof. Juha Röning

Doctoral Degree Programme Director Computer Science and Engineering: Prof. Timo Ojala
Doctoral Degree Programme Director Information Processing Science: Prof. Mika Mäntylä

Representative of other staff in Faculty Board

Dr. Heli Koskimäki

Workshop
Anssi Rimpiläinen
Antti Nevatalo
Jari Pakarinen
Vesa Kaltio
IT Administration
Ilkka Virtanen
Lasse Salmijärvi
Timo Mäkinen

 

Degree Program Committee

The Degree Program Head and the Degree Program Committee are responsible for undergraduate and graduate studies, for teaching and its development. Committee meetings are arranged once a month. The members are:

  • Prof. Janne Heikkilä (chair)
  • Prof. Tapio Seppänen
  • Doctoral Researcher Satu Tamminen
  • Doctoral Candidate Mika Oja
  • University Teacher Riku Hietaniemi
  • Vappu Schroderus (student member), Topi Kurtelius (student vice member)
  • Suvi Jutila (secretary)

Together with the Committee Head, the committee handles all applications related to theses, accepts master's theses and recommends bachelor’s, master’s and licentiate's degrees to the Faculty of Technology. Moreover, the committee maintains and develops the degree program: develops the curriculum, prepares documentation of the curriculum, organizes events, and so on.  The Degree Programme Head:

  • accepts the curriculum related to individual study modules
  • accepts personal curriculums (HOPS)
  • credits the studies performed outside the University of Oulu
  • nominates the supervisors of the master's and licentiate's theses
  • recommends the bachelor's and master's degrees to Dean of Education
  • grants the permissions for postgraduate studies for leading to licentiate's degree (if the student has graduated from the department)

The Degree Programme Committee:

  • grades the master's theses based on supervisors' statement
  • accepts the licentiate's theses based on supervisors' statement

Composition of the doctoral training committee

Doctoral training committee:

  • Leads the doctoral programme training
  • Accepts degree requirements proposed by the degree programmes
  • Is responsible for doctoral student selections –Numbers, criteria for admission, evaluation of applications
  • Approves changes of supervisors and appoints additional supervisors
  • Appoints follow-up group members and accepts Doctoral Training Plans (approved by Follow-up group)
  • Grants permissions for pre-examination and appoints the pre-examiners of doctoral theses
  • Grants permissions to defend the doctoral theses and appoints the pre-examiners, opponent and Custos
  • Approves and grades the doctoral theses

See more.

Doctoral Degree Programme Directors

  • Information Processing Science: Prof. Mika Mäntylä
  • Computer Science and Engineering: Prof. Timo Ojala

Study Affairs Office

The study affairs office provides services for all students from Computer Science and Engineering (CSE), Electrical and Communications Engineering (ETT) and Communications Engineering (DCE). It is located in Tietotalo 1, 1st floor. The opening hours are 10:00 - 14:00.The law, statute, and rules governing our department can be found at http://www.ttk.oulu.fi/opinnot/.

 

 

Last updated: 27.5.2019