Oulu is a city that stretches itself out across multiple islands, creating scenic water fronts and some of the best views Finland has to offer. With dark winters and bright summers, you may get the chance to see the midnight sun, or the northern lights. Regardless of the position of the sun, there are numerous events that give you access to local culture. In the outer region, it is not uncommon to come across reindeer and huskies pulling sleighs.
The University of Oulu offers course work in both English and Finnish. The University is widely known for its developments in technology, as well as producing successful students. Home to many different academic fields and student organizations, the campus atmosphere will innovate and excite. Whether you are living with locals in the on-campus housing, or in a city apartment, you will grow close to your lively peers and classmates.