Open University study instructions

How can I enroll in Open University studies? How much does it cost? What should I know before starting to study? Take a closer look at the study guidelines of the Open University.

Registration, tuition fees and payment

The Open University provides you with the opportunity to study regardless of your age or prior education. The Open University offers study modules and individual courses. By enrolling in a course, you will automatically be granted the study right – there is no need to apply separately.

Starting the studies, Student’s user account, crediting

After you have registered for the course, you will receive a student letter by email. The student letter includes information you need in order to start studying at the Open University. If you do not receive the student letter, check your email’s junk mail, or contact avoin.yliopisto(a)oulu.fi

Some courses are organized by partner institutions, and in these cases the partner institutions will provide the required information.

Guidance service

The student office can help you with matters concerning schedules, exam results, exam dates and locations, tuition payment, etc. The e-mail is: avoin.yliopisto(a)oulu.fi