General exam

The instructions of this page apply to the general exams which are arranged on the Linnanmaa campus and Kontinkangas campus.

Time and place

As a general rule, General exams (yleinen tentti) are used for the examination of courses with large numbers of students (more than 15 students/ exam).

The length of the general exams is 3 hours (180 minutes). On the Linnanmaa campus, general exams are held on weekdays starting from 4:15 p.m. On the Kontinkangas campus, general exams may be held on weekdays between 8 a.m. and 7 p.m.

Students can find up-to-date general exam information from WebOodi (e.g. when the exam is held, when to register to the exam and where the exam is held).


The student have to register to the general exam (or cancel the registration) seven (7) calendar days before the exam in WebOodi or Tuudo. NOTE. The exam is not graded if a student has not registered. Note also that if a student registered for the exam does not arrive for the exam, he or she is marked "not received", meaning that the course is listed in WebOodi as failed.


Instructions for students

Instructions for teachers and invigilators

Below is a guide for your own degree program. Study instructions will gradually be moved to Sinulle-section. Follow the communication from your faculty to transfer the schedule. Instructions for all faculties can be found here by September 2019 at the latest.

Last updated: 25.2.2019