Cross-Institutional Study

Students from Oulu University of Applied Sciences (Oamk) can apply to cross-institutional studies at the University of Oulu. Students from the University of Oulu can on their part apply to cross-institutional studies at Oamk. 

Cross-institutional studies are available for higher education institution degree students with an annual registration status as 'present'.  Cross-institutional studies are also available for incoming exchange students, if cross-institutional courses are marked as 'offered for exchange students' in a network agreement.

You can find the current course catalogue on this page. If you have any questions, please contact study.oamk#oulu.fi (korvaa # -> @)

  • About Cross-Institutional Studies

    Cross-institutional study is an opportunity for a higher education student to do studies from another institution. Cross-institutional studies include these features:

    • Students must be higher education institution degree students with an annual registration status as 'present'.
    • Students will have a temporary study right in their target institution and the study right will be valid for the duration of the cross-institutional studies.
    • Students can choose courses that have been listed in a network agreement about cross-institutional studies. These courses can be found in a course catalogue on this page.
    • The rules of the institution that organizes the teaching must be followed.
    • The assessments are made and registered in the target institution and the credits can be transferred to home institution by accreditation of learning.

    For more information contact: study.oamk#oulu.fi (korvaa # -> @)

  • Applying to Cross-Institutional Studies

    Application to cross-institutional studies in Oamk

    Instructions:

    1. Check which studies are available from the course catalogue below and update your study plan.
    2. Make sure that you are able to include the cross-institutional studies to your degree in your home institution. The studies must be included in your personal study plan PSP.
    3. Submit the application
    4. Follow the instruction e-mails that you received and participate to courses as instructed by the teacher. Enjoy the studies!
    5. After you have completed your cross-institutional studies and you have received assessment, you can print your transcript of records from Peppi. Take your transcript to academic affairs in your faculty where your studies will be transferred to University of Oulu and to your Weboodi. You can also share your transcript as a link from the My Studyinfo -service. To log in, you must identify yourself to the service with a bank ID, a mobile certificate or an ID card with a chip. 

    Oamk students can apply to cross-institutional studies offered by the University of Oulu. https://www.oulu.fi/forstudents/crossinstitutionalstudy

    After the cross-insitutional studies are completed and assessed Oamk students can substitute their cross-institutional studies through Recognition and Accredidation of Learning (HOT) in Peppi.

    For more information contact: study.oamk#oulu.fi (korvaa # -> @) 

  • Course Catalogue

    Information Technology

    YY00DA07-3008 Social Media Opportunities for Work and Leisure
    5 credits

    Timing: 01.08.2023–31.07.2024
    Registration: Continuous
    Teaching method: Online, self-study
    Language: English
    Seats for cross-study students: 10 (Students selected in the order of registration.)
    Open for exchange students: Yes
    Teachers: Tanja Kangas


    YY00BR01-3028 Oulu Game LAB (Demo Creation)
    15 credits

    Timing: 28.10.–20.12.2024
    Registration: 20.07.–31.10.2024
    Teaching method: Contact teaching
    Language: English
    Seats for cross-study students: 5 (Students selected in the order of registration.)
    Open for exchange students: Yes
    Teachers: Ilpo Virtanen, Mika Määttä, Matti Viitala


    YY00BR00-3030 Oulu Game LAB (Concept Creation)
    15 credits

    Timing: 19.08.–25.10.2024
    Registration: 20.07.–18.08.2024
    Teaching method: Contact teaching
    Language: English
    Seats for cross-study students: 5 (Students selected in the order of registration.)
    Open for exchange students: Yes
    Teachers: Ilpo Virtanen, Mika Määttä, Matti Viitala


    IT00DS66-3001 Mobile Service Programming
    5 credits

    Timing: 12.08.–18.10.2024
    Registration: 13.07.–11.08.2024
    Teaching method: Online teaching
    Language: English
    Seats for cross-study students: 5 (Students selected in the order of registration.)
    Open for exchange students: Yes
    Teachers: Pekka Ojala


    IT00DS64-3001 Introduction to Mobile Services
    7 credits

    Timing: 12.08.–18.10.2024
    Registration: 13.07.–11.08.2024
    Teaching method: Online teaching
    Language: English
    Seats for cross-study students: 5 (Students selected in the order of registration.)
    Open for exchange students: Yes
    Teachers: Reima Riihimäki, Perttu Hietala


    IT00DS70-3001 Mobile Project
    15 credits

    Timing: 28.10.–20.12.2024
    Registration: 28.09.–27.10.2024
    Teaching method: Online teaching
    Language: English
    Seats for cross-study students: 5 (Students selected in the order of registration.)
    Open for exchange students: Yes
    Teachers: Ville Majava, Pekka Ojala, Matti Viitala



    For students of the Business Analytics -degree programme at the University of Oulu:

    Note! Enter the information on the registration form that you are a BA student.

    KA00DL07-3003 Data Engineering
    5 credits

    Timing: 28.10.–20.12.2024
    Registration: 28.09.–27.10.2024
    Teaching method: Online teaching
    Language: English
    Seats for cross-study students: 5 (Students selected in the order of registration.)
    Open for exchange students: Yes
    Teachers: Ilpo Virtanen

    Media and Performing Arts

    YY00DU48-3001 Culture Collision Course
    5-10 credits

    Timing: 01.03.2023–31.07.2024
    Registration: 27.02.2023–30.06.2024
    Teaching method: Online course, independent work
    Language: Finnish
    Seats for cross-study students: -
    Open for exchange students: Yes
    Teachers: Pekka Isomursu, Jouko Tötterström, Satu Koho, Petri Hoppu, Annukka Tyni


    MM00DY44-3001 Orientation to Music Theory Studies
    3 credits

    Note! This course is aimed at music education students.

    Timing: 01.08.2023–31.07.2024
    Registration: 01.06.2023–30.06.2024
    Teaching method: Online course, independent work
    Language: Finnish
    Seats for cross-study students: -
    Open for exchange students: Yes
    Teacher: Johanna Ruotsalainen


    MM00DY45-3001 Basics of Tonal Music
    3 credits

    Note! This course is aimed at music education students.

    Timing: 01.08.2023–31.07.2024
    Registration: 01.06.2023–30.06.2024
    Teaching method: Online course, independent work
    Language: Finnish
    Seats for cross-study students: -
    Open for exchange students: Yes
    Teacher: Johanna Ruotsalainen


    MM00DY46-3001 Music Theoretical Skills: Instruments and Arranging
    4 credits

    Note! This course is aimed at music education students.

    Timing: 09.01.2023–31.07.2024
    Registration: 09.01.2023–30.06.2024
    Teaching method: Online course, independent work
    Language: Finnish
    Seats for cross-study students: -
    Open for exchange students: Yes
    Teacher: Johanna Ruotsalainen

    Engineering

    Business Economics

    Oamk Business Incubator

    Oamk Business Incubator helps you to utilize your competence and employ yourself or to find out the business potential of your idea. You can start anytime you wish. Only requirement is that you want to employ yourself. We’ll guarantee you’ll learn new and useful skills.

    Business Incubator is carried out as a part of your studies. Depending on your needs and work amount, the scope of the program varies from 3 to 10 credits. In addition to earning credits, we guarantee that you’ll develop useful skills both for becoming an entrepreneur and for working life in general. Our main goal is to find out the business potential of your idea and help you learn the entrepreneurial way of working.

    YY00BH24-3030 Description and Evaluation of a Business Idea
    3 credits

    YY00BH25-3022 Incubation of Business Ideas
    7 credits

    YY00BH26-3020 Developing Own Business
    3–10 credits

    Find out more and apply!

    Note! You need to fill out both Oamk Business Incubator application and application to cross-institutional studies in Oamk

    Language Studies


  • Studies for the Oamk Students

    Oamk students can apply to cross-institutional studies offered by the University of Oulu. Find the course catalogue and application here: https://www.oulu.fi/forstudents/crossinstitutionalstudy

    Substituting cross-institutional studies to your degree

    After the cross-insitutional studies are completed and assessed Oamk students can substitute their cross-institutional studies through Recognition and Accredidation of Learning (HOT) in Peppi. Note that the course should be in your PSP so that it can be subsituted by course completed elsewhere.

    Instructions for HOT application

    For more information contact: study.oamk#oulu.fi (korvaa # -> @)