Current issues for students

28.1.2020 News

Apply for Proof-of-Concept funding

Have you got an idea for a new product or service? Want to explore its business opportunities and functionality? Take advantage of Proof-of-Concept (PoC) funding!

27.1.2020 News

Construction site at eastern part of Linnanmaa campus starts 27.1.2020

The construction site in the eastern part of the region causes changes by blocking routes through the
park starting at Monday 27.1.2020.

24.1.2020 News

Situation with coronavirus is still calm

At the start of this year, cases of pneumonia were diagnosed in Wuhan, China, and a new coronavirus (2019-nCoV) has been identified as the cause.

NB! See updated instructions regarding coronavirus on

23.1.2020 News

Wuhan Coronavirus: Latest updates

At the start of this year, cases of pneumonia were diagnosed in Wuhan, China, and a new coronavirus (2019-nCoV) has been identified as the cause. The National Institute for Health and Welfare (THL) is monitoring the situation together with the ECDC and the World Health Organisation (WHO).

NB! See updated instructions regarding coronavirus on

23.1.2020 News

Examinarium open doors!

Examinariums have open doors on Tuesday 28.1. from 13.00 to 13.55. In Linnanmaa exam room is TL102 and in Dentopolis the room number is H1090.

23.1.2020 News

Career Service Workshop ”Learn to articulate your skills and competence"

Are you looking for a summer job and need some tips for the application process?

21.1.2020 News

All sorts of interesting happenings take place in Tellus during the spring

All the old favourite events and some newcomers can be attended in Tellus again this spring.

21.1.2020 News

Workshops by the university of Oulu Career Services

The university of Oulu Career Services is there to help you when you need information about working while studying, finding a job, or working life in general.

20.1.2020 News

Open Seminar: Automotive Software industry & Job opportunities at Elektrobit

  Elektrobit organises an open seminar on Automotive software Industry & Job opportunities at Elektrobit on Monday, 27th of January from 10 to 14 In Tellus.  

20.1.2020 News

Start your morning with yoga

There will be morning yoga sessions again this spring in Tellus at both campi.

16.1.2020 News

How to become a student tutor (Kummi)? Meet and ask us info

Call for applications for student tutors is going on! Do you want to know something more about student tutoring?

16.1.2020 News

New study psychologist Pauliina encourages students to seek help early

The new study psychologist Pauliina Junnikkala started her work at the University of Oulu in December. The earlier one seeks help, the easier it will be to solve problems.

14.1.2020 News

Vaihtohaku kaukokohteisiin 15.-31.1.2020

Call for applications for exchanges to destinations outside Europe is open 15-31 January for exchange destinations in Asia, South America, Russia and the US, FIRST programme destinations in Russia and north2north programme destinations in Canada and the US. The exchanges are for either Autumn 2020 or Spring 2021.

The deadline for applications is Jan 31, 2020 at 23:59 by which time the applications including all application enclosures should be submitted. 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:

Join us in our infosession about the application round on Wed Jan 15 at 14-15 in room L2 and ask more in our Meet and ask us info in Tellus Cafe on Tues, Jan 21 at 10-11.30.

More information also available at or

13.1.2020 News

Support for traineeship is available

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

13.1.2020 News

Permanent parking ban on the north side of Biologintie

According to the title, the city of Oulu has today set up a parking ban on the north side of Biologintie.   Premises and security services

10.1.2020 News

The Quiet Room on the Linnanmaa campus

The Quiet Room of the University of Oulu on the Linnanmaa campus has moved into room FY1042.

7.1.2020 News

Story Time event series begins at Linnanmaa

Story Time events bring interesting career stories on stage and inspire people to find their path one faculty at a time.

7.1.2020 News

The basic printing quota for the spring term

4 € has been added into your printing quota if you have printed during the autumn term.

31.12.2019 News

Changes in the use of parking spaces with heating outlets in Linnanmaa in 2020

In the old system, permits for parking spaces with heating outlets expired at the end of the heating season, on 15 April, after which the spaces could be used by anyone.

30.12.2019 News

Changes to the use of unheated parking spaces at the Linnanmaa campus starting from 1 January 2020

A new practice concerning unheated parking spaces controlled by the University of Oulu will be introduced at the Linnanmaa campus on 1 January 2020.  The new practice aims to ensure that the unheat

20.12.2019 News

Apply to become a Student Tutor/ Kummi

Faculties/ programmes recruit student tutors for new students for the following academic year 2020-2021.

16.12.2019 News

Financial aid payments stopped for 3,000 higher education students

Kela assesses the academic progress of higher education students on a yearly basis.

16.12.2019 News

Info for Swedish language course 2020

Languages and communication offers a voluntary course in Swedish, Tala med! (901025A), starting 10th of January.  Sign up in Weboodi.

12.12.2019 News

Restaurants' opening hours during the turn of the year

Here you can find a listing of the opening hours of campus restaurants by Uniresta and Juvenes.