Admission, fees and accommodation


Scandinavian Studies Summer Programme is directed primarily to the students coming from the following universities. However, students from other Japanese universities are welcome to apply too.


  Yokohama National University
  Hokkaido University
  Tohoku University
  Tokyo University of Foreign Studies


Prospective students should contact their academic coordinators or international office to get started on the application procedure.

As the programme is taught in English, participating students should be able to follow teaching in English but no language certificates are required.

Please have a look at the poster for some more information in Japanese.



The programme fee is 1450 € (in 2019). This covers all of the costs related to the programme (accommodation, lessons, study trip, student union fee, cultural activities, bus card to the city of Oulu).

Please note, that the flight tickets to and from Finland to the students home country are not included to the programme fee.

The students are also required to purchase their own food during their stay in Oulu.



During the summer programme the students will be staying right in the city centre of Oulu at the Forenom Aparthotel in rooms that fit 2 people.

All rooms at the Forenom Aparthotel are equipped with a double bed and 2 pull out sofa chairs. A seating area with a small dining table is provided, as well as a mini fridge, hair dryer and cable TV, a kettle, free coffee and tea and free WiFi. The Forenom Aparthotel also has a shared kitchen for cooking as well as laundry facilities.

Last updated: 16.1.2020