Guidance and Advice

Study Guide provides assistance for independent acquisition of information. You can ask for guidance and advice if the matter requires more individual attention or if you need more precise information on a specific question. Possible counseling methods include personal meetings, telephone and the network.

Academic Affairs

Among other things, Academic Affairs counsel and advise you on matters which are concerning right to study, financial aid for students, insurances and graduation. You will receive different kinds of documents involved in studies from Academic Affairs for example a study certificate or a transcript of records and a degree certificate when you will graduate. 

Student Union of Oulu UAS (OSAKO)

Student Union OSAKO promotes students’ interests in Oulu UAS. The official student card, which is also OSAKO’s membership card, is available from the student union. OSAKO offers benefits and services for its members and organizes a variety of student events throughout the year. You can contact OSAKO for support and advices in questions concerning studies and student life.

Tutor Teachers

Tutor Teacher is the nearest counsellor of his/her group. He/she supports the professional growth of the student and guides the student with drawing up the personal study plan (PSP). 

Campus Study Counsellors

Campus Study Counsellors counsel students in studying and learning at every stage of the study path. They also support students´ personal growth and development. In addition, Campus Study Counsellors offer special support for students, who are delayed in their studies or under threat of abandoning their studies. 

Heads of Studies and Teachers

Head of Studies approves personal study plans and wide accreditations. Teachers guide on the matters concerning the contents and completing of courses. Teachers also guide on different studying / learning methods and on completing the course with alternative performance methods.  Additionally he or she approves single course accreditations. Contact information 

Study Psychologists

Study Psychologist´s counselling for degree students is related to studying, learning and wellbeing. Study Psychologists do individual and group counselling, organize different kinds of webinars, workshops, online courses, education and other events.

International Services

International Services informs, guides and counsels students regarding studies and practical training abroad. We promote internationalisation of Oulu UAS and our students on our part. We are in charge of mobility cooperation agreements with partner universities, coordination of international mobility and mobility programmes as well as administer the mobility grants for students and staff of Oulu UAS.

Career counselling and employability services 

Career counselling and employability services help students in all matters related to career planning, job seeking and employability development. If you are reflecting on your future and your studies, and would like support in understanding and recognising your strengths, help with demonstrating them, or would like to prepare and practice for applying for jobs and interviews, then contact us at (korvaa # -> @) and book an appointment. You can also meet us at the Career Centre. Our experts serve students of Oamk and the University of Oulu.


Library offers premises, collections and services that support learning, studying and professional development. Material is available locally as well as via web services, partner libraries and interlibrary lending. Information specialists of Library offer user instruction and instruction in information seeking for groups; also personal guidance in information seeking is available.

ICT Services

As an Oamk student, you can use your own laptop in the Oamk’s wireless network at the campuses. Also, you may use the software and computers provided to your use at the campuses. Moreover, you can use many of the services from home, e.g. email, workspaces in the cloud services and survey tools. You can log in to these services with your Oamk account. To get the account to your use, you must accept the rules of IT systems use and the access right conditions. In case you have IT related issues, first look for an answer from the ICT Services website . If you cannot find a solution from there, please make a service request: Please see our contact information from the starting page of our site.


The purpose of safety activities is to direct, instruct and assist in preventing accidents and dangerous situations.