Registering to the University
Students register to the university in the beginning of the academic year for both autumn and spring term, either as present or absent student. Only those registered as present can pursue their studies. Students who fail to register will loose their right to study.
All students studying for a Bachelors or Masters degree must also pay
- the Student Union membership fee before the registration and
- the student healthcare fee. It is paid to Kela once per term (spring and autumn), i.e., twice a year.
Council of State’s Decree 1082/2009.
Continuing Students | Annual Registration
Registration period for continuing students for academic year 2021-22: May 3 - Sept 14, 2021.
Registering as Absent
A degree student may register as absent without a specified reason for the duration of a maximum of two academic terms without it affecting the time granted for the completion of a degree.
New Students | Study Place Confirmation and Registration
All new students admitted to the University of Oulu are required to confirm their study place and register to the University.
Tuition fees and scholarships
Information on tuition fees and scholarships in University of Oulu.