Oulu is the biggest city in Northern Finland and Northern Scandinavia. Oulu’s population is one of the Europe’s youngest. Over the third of the residents are under 25 years of age. Oulu is known for it’s technology but also vivid and versatile cultural life. At the same time nature is close and easy to reach.
198 000 inhabitants
over 35 000 students in town
average age of residents 37years
highest temperature +30° C
lowest temperature -30° C
On the pages listed below you can acquaint yourself with your future studying and living environment, the Oulu Region.
You will find a lot of important information about the things you should do before leaving for Finland, such as travel connections and practicalities you will face upon your arrival and during your stay in the Oulu region, in the chapter "Practical Information" of our ECTS Information Package.
General information about Oulu
Information about Finland and studying in Finland
This is Finland – things you should and shouldn’t know
Study in Finland – what Finnish higher education can offer for international students
Suomi.fi – information on public sector services
Flight timetables and tickets
Train timetables and tickets
Long haul bus timetables and tickets
Local traffic timetables
Town of Oulainen