Current issues for students

21.2.2018 News

Digipedatip: O365 Class Notebook, sharing the study material

You can use Class Notebook for multiple needs in teaching and supporting learning. It's good for example to share the study materials.

15.2.2018 News

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

It was decided that everyone who gave feedback during the period 30.10.2017-15.01.2018 will be involved in iPad's raffle. 

15.2.2018 News

Digipedatip: free images

Do you know where to find free images and graphics for your study materials? Read a digitip:

Digipedatip: Free Images

14.2.2018 News

Broaden Your Horizons – Go on Erasmus exchange!

Application round for Erasmus exchanges for the academic year 2018-19 opens on Thursday, 15.2.2018. Please contact your Faculty exchange coordinator for more information about your Faculty’s application period and the destinations available for you.  

You are also welcome to test our new service on UniOulu Globe campus tour and find out how UniOulu Globe can help you search for an exchange destination. UniOulu Globe Campus Tour schedule as follows:

Thu February 15, at 11:00–13:00, Restaurant Foodoo.
Education, Humanities & Business exchange coordinators available

Friday February 16, at 11:00–13:00, Main lobby at the green coat racks
Technology, Science and Biochemistry exchange coordinators available

Monday February 19, at 11:00–13:00, Restaurant Kylymä
ITEE exchange coordinator available

Tuesday February 27, at 11:00-13:00, Restaurant Medisiina at Kontinkangas campus
Medicine and Biochemistry exchange coordinators available

Call for applications for Nordplus exchanges to Nordic countries is also opening on Feb 15.. Ask more about your Nordplus exchange opportunities from your Faculty exchange coordinator. Read more about Erasmus and Nordplus exchanges.

14.2.2018 News

Find your exchange destination with the new UniOulu Globe!

UniOulu Globe is touring campuses this February, so come test out our new service, tell us what you think of it, meet your exchange coordinators and see what exchange destinations are available to you.
Remember also that the Erasmus application period for next academic year opens on Feb 15!

UniOulu Globe Campus Tour

Thu February 15, at 11:00–13:00, Restaurant Foodoo.
Education, Humanities & Business exchange coordinators available

Friday February 16, at 11:00–13:00, Main lobby at the green coat racks
Technology, Science and Biochemistry exchange coordinators available

Monday February 19, at 11:00–13:00, Restaurant Kylymä
ITEE exchange coordinator available

Tuesday February 27, at 11:00-13:00, Restaurant Medisiina at Kontinkangas campus
Medicine and Biochemistry exchange coordinators available

14.2.2018 News

University to propose a proprietary arrangement to the owners of Oulu UAS

The University of Oulu and Oulu University of Applied Sciences (Oulu UAS) are preparing for intensified cooperation as Oulu UAS moves to the Linnanmaa campus during 2020. The aim of this cooperation is to form a strong, nationally and internationally significant hub of expertise and to take advantage of the benefits that a shared campus can offer. To clarify the structure of the cooperation, the University of Oulu proposes a proprietary arrangement to the owners of Oulu University of Applied Sciences Ltd. – the City of Oulu and municipalities in the district of Oulu – in which the University of Oulu will become the majority owner of Oulu UAS. 

14.2.2018 News

Around one in six students have experienced bullying

The Faculty of Education is conducting a study on the bullying experienced by University of Oulu 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: http://www.oulu.fi/university/studying/aquariumexams

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.