The University of Oulu welcomes over 500 exchange students from all over the world every year. High quality teaching and excellent programmes are offered in all of our eight faculties. Studies in English available on both Bachelor and Master’s level. International students have excellent support services with housing close to campus, student tutors and access to all student services even pre-arrival. 

1. Should have completed at least one year of university level studies
2. The required English language level for exchange students is B2 in the CERF scale. This is equivalent to IELTS 6.5.

3. Transcript of student records

How to apply:
1. Before applying for an exchange at the University of Oulu, you need to be nominated by your home university. *fill by your home university
2. After nomination you will get access to our online application system called SoleMOVE. Login details and application instructions will be sent to you by email. Fill out your application and upload all required enclosures by the deadline.
3. Mandatory application enclosures


Collection of nomination evidence : 15 April 2024
Collection of Student Applications: 30 April 2024
Study Exchange Period: 29 August 2023 – 23 December 2024
Full Academic Period : 29 August 2024 – 31 May 2025

SPRING TERM (untuk tahun ini sudah terlewat, kalau mau ikut di tahun 2025/2026)
Collection of nomination evidence: 1 October 

Collection of Student Applications: 15 October
Study Exchange Period : January – May

Exchange students do not pay any tuition fees. However, all students should pay the Student Union fee which entitles you to several student discounts. The Student Union fee is 28.5€ per term (2023-2024). 


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