University of Oulu is an exchange destination for Utrecht University students of the faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences in Oulu, Finland.
Semester I: September – mid December
Semester II: January – mid May
Semester I: 30th of April
Semester II: 15th of October
Sociology and Cultural studies / Education
Normal study load per term:
In Grades: 1-5, 3 or above=pass
In credits: 1 semester = 30 ECTS
Globally the Finnish price level is rather high compared to average, exchange students usually spend between 600-900 euros per month. Cost of student housing is between 270-400 € per month. Listed below are some examples of prices in products (prices in 2019):
Lunch on campus for students: 2,60 €
Bus-ticket for 30-day period for students: 42 €, single ticket 3,30 €
Milk: 0,55-1 €/ litre
Train ticket to Helsinki: 27-60 €
Water: free since you can drink from the tap!
Pizza (eating out): 6-9 €
Movie ticket: 7,50-15 €
4 places per year. 2 for Sociology and Cultural studies and 2 for Education
Or contact the International Office:
The International office offers information and support for incoming and outgoing exchange students of the Faculty of Social Sciences. Contact us if you have any questions about studying abroad on a temporary basis.
International Office of the Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences
Visiting address: Sjoerd Groenman building
Padualaan 14, 3584 CH Utrecht
Tel: +31 (0)30 253 3659
Walk-in Office Hours (max. 5 min a person)
Only for short questions and handing in documents.
Location: Information Desk STIP, ground floor, Sjoerd Groenman building
Opening hours: Monday 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon, Tuesday 12:00 noon - 1:00 p.m., Thursday 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon
Please note: no walk-in office hours on Monday 3 February
Office Hours by appointment
Appointments can be made via email: firstname.lastname@example.org (please, add your phone number).
Tuesday: 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Thursday: 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Bart Weerdenburg (Coordinator International Relations): Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Nicole van den Hoeven-Sneijder (International Officer): Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Loes van Velzen (International Officer): Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
International office of Utrecht University
For questions about universitywide programmes, contact one of the University International Office employees.