Current issues for students

1.10.2019 News

The announcement of Nobel Prizes will be streamed on campus

The Nobel Prizes will be announced in Stockholm in the next month.

1.10.2019 News

Meet a business developer at Kontinkangas

Dreaming of your own clinic? Need tips for starting your own business? A business developer is available on the first Wednesday of every month at Tellus Kontinkangas.

30.9.2019 News

Develop a business idea with a kick and win 1500€

Kickstart is a business idea competition organized by Oulu University of Applied Sciences, Oulu Vocational College and University of Oulu.

30.9.2019 News

Workshops by Study psychologist at Tellus Kontinkangas

Do you need some tips for time management, study techniques or stress management? Study psychologist will conduct workshops on the first Tuesday of every month at Tellus Kontinkangas.

26.9.2019 News

Career Services workshops at Tellus

The University of Oulu Career Services offers working life related workshops for students at Tellus Linnanmaa and Kontinkangas.

25.9.2019 News

Strategy going deeper in the faculties

The university’s strategy is currently being updated to take into account changes in the operating environment. All eight faculties have written their own strategy.

23.9.2019 News

Call for applications for exchanges to destinations outside Europe

Call for applications for exchanges to destinations outside Europe is open 1-15 October for exchange destinations in Australia, Canada and United States and ISEP Program destinations. The exchanges are for either Autumn 2020 or Spring 2021.

The deadline for applications is Oct 15, 2019 at 23:59 by which time the applications including all application enclosures should be submitted in the University of Oulu SoleMOVE online application system at Students log in to SoleMOVE with their University of Oulu personal account. Please note, that late applications will not be considered.

Please see the call for applications for more detailed information on the application process and the destinations included in this application round:

We will organise an infosession about the application round on Mon Sept 30 at 14-15 in room L10. More information also available at or


19.9.2019 News

Storytime – stories from the working life

People who have done a remarkable career in the field of medicine will come to share their stories with students in Tellus Kontinkangas on Wednesdays.

18.9.2019 News

East side doors of Virransilta closed 18.9.–27.9.

East side doors of Virransilta and bicycle racks in the area are temporarily out of use due to construction work.

17.9.2019 News

Free Webinars on Job Hunting in English

The Urasampo project is offering two free webinars in October: LinkedIn Job Hunting and Creating an Impressive CV.

16.9.2019 News

Apply for the University of Oulu Mentoring Programme

Apply for the University of Oulu Mentoring Programme, application deadline October 4th at 12.00 (noon)

Info session for students (in English) Info Tue 17.9. at 4 pm. Linnanmaa Campus Tellus Stage or Wed 18.9. at 4 pm. Kontinkangas Campus Tellus Carpi – Welcome!

13.9.2019 News

Many interesting events will take place in the new Tellus Kontinkangas

The new Tellus will bring many new activities to Kontinkangas campus as it opens.

13.9.2019 News

New feature in Tuudo mobile app

As a new feature Tuudo has now news channels for degree programmes. 

12.9.2019 News

Broaden Your Horizons – Go on Erasmus exchange for the Spring term 2020!

Application round for Erasmus exchanges for the Spring term 2020 opens on Sept 15 for Erasmus destinations in Europe. Read more about Erasmus exchanges and join the infosession organized by your Faculty International Coordinator. The application deadline is Sept 30, 2019.

Call for applications for some Nordplus, NOREK, NORDTEK and Nordliks exchanges destinations to Nordic countries is also included in this application round.

Please contact your Faculty exchange coordinator for more information about how to apply and destinations available for you.

10.9.2019 News

Students gave good feedback on Self-Hack

Last Friday, all the new freshmen went through Self-Hack at the end of orientation week.

10.9.2019 News

Traineeship placements and support for 2019 still available

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

9.9.2019 News

Welcome to the opening ceremony of Tellus Kontinkangas!

A new Tellus will be opened in Kontinkangas this fall. Tellus is a space, in which it’s easy to organize events, study, meet people and work together.

4.9.2019 News

Welcome to the opening ceremony of Tellus Kontinkangas on the 17th of September

A new Tellus will be opened in Kontinkangas this fall. Tellus is a space, in which it’s easy to organize events, study, meet people and work together.

3.9.2019 News

Avanto Entrepreneurship programme gives you everything you need to thrive

Avanto is an entrepreneurship programme offered by the university of Oulu.

2.9.2019 News

All you need to know about Self-Hack beforehand

All new students will go through Self-Hack this Friday as a part of their orientation. Here is all you need to know about Self-Hack before attending.

2.9.2019 News

City of Oulu Internationalization scholarship application is open 1.9.-15.9.2019

Scholarships are for the degree students and International master’s students in University of Oulu.

Application instructions and more information can be found here:

30.8.2019 News

Watch the opening ceremony online - changes in the use of the Linnanmaa central lobby

You can watch the Opening Ceremony of the Acamic Year online. Opening ceremony festivities and building up the venue will affect the use of the Linnanmaa central lobby on Monday September 2nd.

30.8.2019 News

Annual registration 2019-20 for continuing students

The registration period for continuing students for the academic year 2019-20 ends on 12 September, 2019.

29.8.2019 News

Online business courses for University of Oulu students (LITO)

Course registration is now open.