Current issues for students

21.2.2019 News

Cooperation with Oulu UAS takes shape in work groups

Ten work groups are analysing on the service structure of the two institutes of higher education, and they submitted interim reports on 15 February. The Services for Teaching and Learning group describes its work.

21.2.2019 News

How to market your events on the hallways of Linnanmaa

Do you know where you can hang posters? What services do Services Officers (virastomestarit) offer in organizing events?

15.2.2019 News

Passive register

The University of Oulu has done its annual passive register check for Bachelor's, Master's and Doctoral students' study rights transfering to passive register. 

15.2.2019 News

University of Oulu begins to use Moodle learning environment

University of Oulu begins to use Moodle learning environment in the beginning of the year 2019. Moodle learning environment will replace Optima learning environment.

15.2.2019 News

Stuck writing your thesis?

Feeling stuck, overwhelmed and frustrated with the writing process and research? Join thesis support group!

13.2.2019 News

Mini-Brandathon discovers essence of brands together!

The Oulu university’s Tellus will be filled with 40 branding enthusiasts, when Mini-Brandathon, a "brand hackathon", will be organized in Oulu on 15. February 2019.

12.2.2019 News

Get a student ticket for Polar Bear pitching conference

This year we will be celebrating the sixth Polar Bear Pitching. There is a massive student discount on the price of Polar Bear Pitching conference tickets.

11.2.2019 News

Can you come up with a way to halve our carbon footprint? challenges everyone to come up with a way to cut the carbon footprint of finns to half of the current size.

11.2.2019 News

Masterminds' Club - How to build an impactful edtech company

Welcome to Masterminds' Club, an open discussion club where entrepreneurs and experts across industries meet with aspiring entrepreneurs to share the secrets of a successful entrepreneurial career

7.2.2019 News

Changes in facilities collected on to a website

The news regarding the facilities and construction projects.

4.2.2019 News

Phishing message with IT HelpDesk signature

Did you get the message the signature of which fallaciously is "IT HelpDesk"?

1.2.2019 News

Use of Noppa study portal will end

The use of the Noppa study portal will end on June 30th 2019. During the academic year 2019 - 2020 Noppa is no longer in use.

31.1.2019 News

University website menu update will take place February 4th

The development of the university website will cause changes in the website menus on Monday February 4th, 2019. In the menu update the new For students website, published in the autumn 2018, will replace the Studying section.

31.1.2019 News

Broaden Your Horizons – Go on Erasmus exchange!

Application round for Erasmus exchanges for the academic year 2019-20 opens on Friday, Feb 1, 2019. Please contact your Faculty exchange coordinator for more information about the destinations available for you. The application deadline is Feb 25, 2019. 

Call for applications for Nordplus, NOREK and Nordliks exchanges to Nordic countries is also included in this application round. Read more about Erasmus and Nordplus exchanges.

29.1.2019 News

How will Linnanmaa look like in 2040?

The communal and environmental services of the city of Oulu is planning the Linnanmaa-Kaijonharju area.

28.1.2019 News


Negotiations between the FinELib consortium and Taylor & Francis ended with no positive results.

23.1.2019 News

Award for a student for giving course feedback

In autumn term 2018, the teaching periods 1 and 2 were during (3.9.2018 - 26.10.2018 and 29.10.2018 - 21.12.2018) and until 31.12.2018 the students had an opportunity to give feedback on all course

23.1.2019 News

CV sofa makes another tour this spring

Do you need help planning your career or applying jobs? On CV sofa you can have a chat with recruitment professionals and get valuable insight on how to reach your goals.

22.1.2019 News

The application period for Pöyry Stars program has started - apply by January 31st

The two year Pöyry Stars program consists of full-time summer work, an amount of part-time work during the semesters suitable for you, dissertation or thesis work as well as a possible work period abroad in one of Pöyry’s 40 countries of operation. At Pöyry you are not given boring routine tasks – the Stars are solving real client problems, with support from our experienced Pöyry Intrapreneurs.

22.1.2019 News

Access to Taylor & Francis and Wiley electronic publications at risk

Current licenses negotiated by the FinELib consortium that grant access to electronic material published by Taylor & Francis and Wiley expired at the end of 2018.

21.1.2019 News

Masterminds' Club - Leading Business Trends of 2019

We invite you to an open discussion club, an event where entrepreneurs come together with entrepreneurs-to-be to share the secrets of a successful entrepreneurial career and discuss the hottest bus

21.1.2019 News

Avanto entrepreneurship programme provides the fundamental knowledge for starting your own business

Avanto is an entrepreneurship programme by the university of Oulu. In this programme, participants learn all the essential things needed to know when becoming an entrepreneur.

18.1.2019 News

Tellus offers a 5 ECTS volunteering course

There now is a possibility to get study points for volunteering. On tellus volunteering course students learn about volunteering and get to actually do something they care about.

14.1.2019 News

Work, traineeship and theses work placement advertisements

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