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13.3.2018 News

University of Oulu Summer School 2018

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 2018 here.

8.3.2018 News

EU Careers Ambassadors programme - application deadline 23 March

The EU Careers Ambassadors programme plays an important role in targeting talented young people on campus and making them aware of the vast variety of job opportunities the EU Institutions have to offer. This programme has been running for the past four years and over which time it has grown from strength to strength.

6.3.2018 News

Stressed out? What happened to the free time?

What:

Workshops for students, with the focus on: 1) stress and how to manage it – how does stress (or recovering from it) affect studying? 2) the balance between studies and free time – how to work in support of your well-being?

When:

Wednesday 14.3. at 9-11: Stress and recovery

Thursday 29.3. at 12-14: Balancing everyday life and studies

Who:

Study psychologist trainee Hilla Marin

Where:

Tellus – Frost Club

Let me know you’re coming: hilla.marin@oulu.fi

2.3.2018 News

Welcome to Oulu School of Architecture!

Oulu School of Architecture, known as Lafka, moves to new facilities.

1.3.2018 News

A new type of meeting place is taking shape in the Botanical Gardens

The Gardens' greenhouses will be closed temporarily because of remodelling work. Ski holidaymakers will still have a fine opportunity to visit the greenhouses during the winter holiday in week 10.

1.3.2018 News

Quality label to the University of Oulu

The Finnish Education Evaluation Centre has conducted an audit of University of Oulu and awarded the institution a quality label. According to the audit team, the University's quality system supports strategy-based development well.

27.2.2018 News

New password practices of the university come into force 1.3.2018

The validity of the password lengthens and its minimum number of characters increases. The change applies to all who have a user account of the university.

26.2.2018 News

Stressed out? What happened to the free time?

Workshops for students, with the focus on:

1) stress and how to manage it – how does stress (or recovering from it) affect studying?

2) the balance between studies and free time – how to work in support of your well-being?

 

22.2.2018 News

Companies and organizations are looking for talented students to join projects which could change the world!

Would you like to add “project working experience in an international team” to your CV? How about solving real-life cases and problems for actual companies, getting 5 ECTS credits for it, and possibly even earning some money as well?

21.2.2018 News

Digipedatip: O365 Class Notebook, sharing the study material

You can use Class Notebook for multiple needs in teaching and supporting learning. It's good for example to share the study materials.

15.2.2018 News

The second rewarding feedback period for the teaching period of autumn 2017

It was decided that everyone who gave feedback during the period 30.10.2017-15.01.2018 will be involved in iPad's raffle. 

15.2.2018 News

Digipedatip: free images

Do you know where to find free images and graphics for your study materials? Read a digitip:

Digipedatip: Free Images

14.2.2018 News

Broaden Your Horizons – Go on Erasmus exchange!

Application round for Erasmus exchanges for the academic year 2018-19 opens on Thursday, 15.2.2018. Please contact your Faculty exchange coordinator for more information about your Faculty’s application period and the destinations available for you.  

You are also welcome to test our new service on UniOulu Globe campus tour and find out how UniOulu Globe can help you search for an exchange destination. UniOulu Globe Campus Tour schedule as follows:

Thu February 15, at 11:00–13:00, Restaurant Foodoo.
Education, Humanities & Business exchange coordinators available

Friday February 16, at 11:00–13:00, Main lobby at the green coat racks
Technology, Science and Biochemistry exchange coordinators available

Monday February 19, at 11:00–13:00, Restaurant Kylymä
ITEE exchange coordinator available

Tuesday February 27, at 11:00-13:00, Restaurant Medisiina at Kontinkangas campus
Medicine and Biochemistry exchange coordinators available

Call for applications for Nordplus exchanges to Nordic countries is also opening on Feb 15.. Ask more about your Nordplus exchange opportunities from your Faculty exchange coordinator. Read more about Erasmus and Nordplus exchanges.

14.2.2018 News

Find your exchange destination with the new UniOulu Globe!

UniOulu Globe is touring campuses this February, so come test out our new service, tell us what you think of it, meet your exchange coordinators and see what exchange destinations are available to you.
Remember also that the Erasmus application period for next academic year opens on Feb 15!

UniOulu Globe Campus Tour

Thu February 15, at 11:00–13:00, Restaurant Foodoo.
Education, Humanities & Business exchange coordinators available

Friday February 16, at 11:00–13:00, Main lobby at the green coat racks
Technology, Science and Biochemistry exchange coordinators available

Monday February 19, at 11:00–13:00, Restaurant Kylymä
ITEE exchange coordinator available

Tuesday February 27, at 11:00-13:00, Restaurant Medisiina at Kontinkangas campus
Medicine and Biochemistry exchange coordinators available

14.2.2018 News

University to propose a proprietary arrangement to the owners of Oulu UAS

The University of Oulu and Oulu University of Applied Sciences (Oulu UAS) are preparing for intensified cooperation as Oulu UAS moves to the Linnanmaa campus during 2020. The aim of this cooperation is to form a strong, nationally and internationally significant hub of expertise and to take advantage of the benefits that a shared campus can offer. To clarify the structure of the cooperation, the University of Oulu proposes a proprietary arrangement to the owners of Oulu University of Applied Sciences Ltd. – the City of Oulu and municipalities in the district of Oulu – in which the University of Oulu will become the majority owner of Oulu UAS. 

14.2.2018 News

Around one in six students have experienced bullying

The Faculty of Education is conducting a study on the bullying experienced by University of Oulu students.

13.2.2018 News

Technical problems in the feedback system

There are technical problems in the feedback system.

12.2.2018 News

Maintenance break in Exam system and Examinarium on 20.2. between 8-14

There´s a maintenance break on Tuesday 20.2.2018 between 8-14 due to version update of the Exam electronic examination system. During that time the Exam system is not in use and electronic examination room Examinarium is also closed. On Saturday 24.2.2018 there´s a maintenance break in shibboleth login system. Exam system is not in use and Examinarium is closed on Saturday 24.2.2018. For more information, see: http://www.oulu.fi/university/studying/aquariumexams

12.2.2018 News

Drug check made to Dentopolis, no findings

The Oulu police have made a drug check in Dentopolis's dressing rooms at the Kontinkangas campus. A small-scale investigation was started on the basis of tip.

2.2.2018 News

University traineeships for the summer period are open

The University of Oulu is looking for summer trainees in a more centralised manner than before. Applications for most of the positions are open through 18 February.

1.2.2018 News

Peer tutoring support through Tuudo

Tuudo now boasts a new peer support based feature, Tuudo Tutor. The main goal of Tuudo Tutor is to act as a way of establishing contacts with a low barrier of entry, through which students search and provide help in various topics related to their studies.

19.1.2018 News

NEW: Borrow a laptop

You may borrow a laptop for campus use on both campuses, Linnanmaa and Kontinkangas, using the self-service machine.

17.1.2018 News

Work, internship and theses work placement advertisements

Work, internship and theses work placement advertisements in Finland and abroad addressed to the University of Oulu can be seen on this website.