fbpx University of Oulu | The Oslo School of Architecture and Design


University of Oulu

University of Oulu

Facts about the agreement

Type of agreement: Erasmus +
Level of studies: Master
Agreement owner: AHO, Institute of Architecture


Host institution contacts: Leena Kuorelahti, leena.kuorelahti@oulu.fi, +35 8294487318 / international.office@oulu.fi

Who can apply?

Architecture students who are in their 6th, 7th or 8th semester the semester at the time of application.

Number of places available



Language of instruction: English
From non-native English speakers: Certificate of English Language Competence (mandatory), at least level B2 English. Certificate can be provided by the home university. No TOEFL/IELTS is needed from exchange students.

Which courses can I take?

The titles and content of the courses for each semester may change from year to year.
Read more about the different courses.

What is the duration of each semester?

Autumn semester: September to December
Spring semester: January to May

What does it cost?

As an exchange student you pay only the AHO semester fee


Incoming international students have several options in terms of how to arrange housing, either through the local student housing foundation PSOAS or through private markets.
Student housing during Autumn term is always more full than during Spring.
Read more about accommodation

How to apply?

Apply for exchange studies through AHO by 1 February / 15 September through the application form found here.

If you are nominated for exchange, University of Oulu will send you application instructions and login details to an on-line application in SoleMOVE through e-mail. All incoming exchange students must submit their exchange application through SoleMOVE by the deadline.
Read more about the application 

The host institution application deadlines

30th of April (application period opens in February) for the full Academic Year and autumn semester
15th of October for the spring semester

Further questions? 

Do not hesitate to contact international-office@aho.no
About the university
Country: Finland
City: Oulu