Current issues for 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:

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.

16.1.2018 News

Application round for exchanges outside Europe 16.1.-31.1.2018

The application round for Destinations Outside Europe is open Jan 16-31, 2018. Destinations available in the application round are in China, Japan, Hong Kong, Singapore, Taiwan, South America, FIRST network in Russia and north2north programme destinations in Canada and the US. The exchanges are for either Autumn 2018 or Spring 2019. See the call for applications for more detailed information about the application process, infosessions and destinations included in this application round.

12.1.2018 News

By giving feedback, you can influence

Collected course feedback will be processed at all levels of university administration from the Degree Programme Committee to the Education Council

3.1.2018 News

PESTI Career Day 25.1.2018 at the University of Oulu, Linnanmaa Campus

Welcome to meet representatives of more than 90 companies and other organizations during the PESTI Career Day on January 25, 2018 at 9 -15. The PESTI Day offers you a great chance to find lots of career opportunities. More information about the event: PESTI Career Day Web page.

28.12.2017 News

The basic printing quota for the spring term

4 € will be added to basic quotas by the University 1st January, 2018.

20.12.2017 News

Giving feedback in International Student Barometer (ISB) in the autumn 2017. Rewarding the student in University of Oulu

 International Student Barometer (ISB) is a survey aimed at International student through which feedback on matters such as university services, studies and free time activities are collected.

8.12.2017 News

New features in Tuudo and Aapo

Student’s mobile application Tuudo and web application Aapo have new features. It is now possible to add your own calendar events to the timetable. In addition to this, it is also possible to export all your calendar events to external calendars in both applications.

7.12.2017 News

Linnanmaa Campus facing changes – see the biggest moves

The plans for major rearrangements within the university have been finalised. Many preparative facilities projects are also under way. From 2020, the majority of Oulu University of Applied Sciences’ teaching will be based on Linnanmaa campus.

5.12.2017 News

Borrow a laptop using a self-service machine

Now you may borrow a laptop for campus use on both campuses; Linnanmaa and Kontinkangas.

4.12.2017 News

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

By giving feedback, the student may be affected. The course feedback is dealt with at all university level from the Degree Programme Committee to the Education Council.

29.11.2017 News

IT Helpdesk advises and guides

You find the IT Helpdesk on the corner of Kauppakatu and Väylä on a second floor.

28.11.2017 News

Interested in student exchange?

General information on student exchange is available at, an important source for information is also your own faculty’s exchange coordinator. Exchanges through Erasmus and Nordplus programmes are handled by your own faculty whereas exchanges to destinations outside Europe are organized through centralized exchange services. Next call for applications for destinations outside Europe opens on Jan 16, 2018 and for Erasmus and Nordplus exchanges on Feb 15, 2018. Different types of info sessions are also held when exchange calls for applications are open. Centralized exchange services can be reached through e-mail at, weekly walk-in service in Tellus is closed starting Nov 28.

27.11.2017 News

Answer to a survey about Teacher Tutoring!

OYY wishes to get students' experiences of tutor teacher activity and its quality. One of the strategic development goals of education at the University of Oulu is the develop the smoothness of the studies. Part of this goal the University will invest in developing the teacher tutoring and expand the activity and guidance service to the master's Studies. OYY wants to support this important investment through a survey whose results will be utilized in the development activities of the teacher tutoring. Link to the survey:


13.11.2017 News

Ask anything about internship Nov 29.

Interaction between study programs and working life - Poster exhibition Nov. 29

8.11.2017 News

Give feedback on your university

Give Feedback on your experiences at the University of Oulu, Finland

30.10.2017 News

Give feedback on courses

Collected course feedback will be processed at all levels of university administration from the Degree Programme Committee to the Education Council.