Current issues for students

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.

11.1.2019 News

Application round for exchanges outside Europe

The next application round for exchange studies to destinations outside Europe is open Jan 15-31, 2019. The exchanges are for either Autumn 2019 or Spring 2020. See the call for applications for detailed information about the application process, infosessions and destinations included in this application round.

9.1.2019 News

Sports Bulletin1/2019

Sports program for the Spring is available.

7.1.2019 News

PC Hall is now quiet zone

PC Hall PR106 has been declared a quiet working zone.

3.1.2019 News

LibraryABC training for the new students

Learn about the library services and information resources the University of Oulu offers for you.

3.1.2019 News

Access to Taylor & Francis and Wiley electronic publications at risk at the turn of the year

Current licenses negotiated by the FinELib consortium that grant access to electronic material published by

2.1.2019 News

The basic printing quota for the spring term is 4 €

4 € has been added into printing quotas.

18.12.2018 News

Call for Applications: Summer School on Arctic Studies in Hokkaido University

Multidisciplinary Arctic summer school will be organized in Sapporo, Japan in between July 26 – August 8, 2019. The deadline for applications is February 28.

17.12.2018 News

Construction work at the old KTK begins - entrances and parking areas out of use

The University Properties of Finland builds premises for the Oulu University of Applied Sciences in Linnanmaa campus 2018-2020. Building of the former Biology and Humanities premises and new maintenance center begun earlier in 2018. Construction work on the former Faculty of Education premises starts on 2 January 2019. Construction work progresses as scheduled. Building of the new restaurant hall to the former premises of the zoological museum starts during spring 2019.

14.12.2018 News

55 cube -badge and lunch coupons!

The University of Oulu wants to thank all the students who have achieved a minimum of 55 ECTS credits during the academic year 2017-18 by awarding them with a 55 cube-badge and lunch coupons to Uniresta restaurants.

12.12.2018 News

Entrepreneurship minor studies

Entrepreneurship minor studies continues on January 9th by course 'Building Change Through Entrepreneurship'.


5.12.2018 News

KELA: As of 1 January 2019, the study grant will no longer be subject to withholding tax

The practice of deducting withholding tax from the study grant will change. As of January 2019, withholding tax will no longer automatically be deducted from the study grant. Students are advised to consider this when estimating the withholding tax for their other incomes.

4.12.2018 News

Oodi available

Maintenance break is Oodi is over. Oodi and other services connected to Oodi are now available for users.  

3.12.2018 News

Polar Bear Pitching is looking for volunteers. Join the info session on the 11th.

Come to create one of the coolest events in the world with us!

3.12.2018 News

Maintenance break in Oodi

Both WebOodi and WinOodi are closed for users from Monday 3.12. 16 - to Tuesday 4.12. 12 noon due to maintenance repairs.