General exam

The instructions of this page apply to the general exams which are arranged on the Linnanmaa campus and Kontinkangas campus.

Time and place

As a general rule, General exams (yleinen tentti) are used for the examination of courses with large numbers of students (more than 15 students/ exam).

The length of the general exams is 3 hours (180 minutes). On the Linnanmaa campus, general exams are held on weekdays starting from 4:15 p.m. On the Kontinkangas campus, general exams may be held on weekdays between 8 a.m. and 7 p.m.

Students can find up-to-date general exam information from WebOodi (e.g. when the exam is held, when to register to the exam and where the exam is held).

Registration

The student have to register to the general exam (or cancel the registration) seven (7) calendar days before the exam in WebOodi or Tuudo. NOTE. The exam is not graded if a student has not registered. Note also that if a student registered for the exam does not arrive for the exam, he or she is marked "not received", meaning that the course is listed in WebOodi as failed.

NOTE! Due to the service break of Oodi and Peppi, registration for all autumn 2021 exams will be open in WebOodi from August 16 to October 15, 2021. Students must register for the exams of the second period of autumn 2021 by October 15th.

You can find instructions specific to your own study programme below.

Oulu Business School

Examination policies of Oulu Business School

  • University exams are arranged on Wednesdays (and Mondays if needed) at 16:15 - 19:15 pm.
  • Students can find up-to-date exam information from WebOodi (e.g. when and where). Please check lecture room from WebOodi before the exam!
  • Registration is mandatory in WebOodi.
  • The student has to register for the general exam (or cancel the registration) seven (7) calendar days before the exam in WebOodi or Tuudo.
  • Note! The exam is not graded if a student has not registered. Please note also that if a student registered for the exam does not arrive to the exam, the student will get a mark "not received", meaning that the course is listed in WebOodi as failed.
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Faculty of Science

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Faculty of Medicine

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Faculty of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering

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Faculty of Biochemistry and Molecular Medicine

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Faculty of Technology

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Faculty of Education

The faculty of education doesn't organize general exams in the academic year 2020-2021. 

Faculty of Humanities

Book exams and maturity tests are done in Examinarium, and the student must contact the teacher. Lecture exams are usually held at the last lecture. The re-exams will be held either as a general exam date or in Examinarium as an electronic exam. The teacher informs at the beginning of the course

Mining engineering and mineral processing

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Chemistry

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Mechanical Engineering

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Molecular Medicine DD

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Civil Engineering

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Industrial Engineering and Management

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Geosciences

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Biochemistry MSc

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Biochemistry BSc

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Process and Environmental Engineering

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Protein Science MSc

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Molecular Medicine MSc

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Archeology

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English

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History

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Information Studies

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Literature

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Cultural Anthropology

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Logopedics

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Swedish Language

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Saami Culture

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Saami Language

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German language and culture

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Finnish Language

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Science Communication, MA

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Architecture

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Geography

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Physical Sciences

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Digitalisation, Computing and Electronics

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Primary Teacher, BA, MA

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Psychology, BA, MA

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Master's Programme in Learning, Education and Technology, MA

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Music Education, BA, MA

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Special Education, BA, MA

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Intercultural Teacher Education, BA, MA

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Early Childhood Education, BA, MA

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Education/ Educational Psychology, BA, MA

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Master’s Programme in Education, MA

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Master's Programme in Education and Globalisation, MA

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Business Analytics MSc (Tech)

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Electronics and Communications Engineering

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Biology

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Biomedical Engineering MSc (Tech)

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Information Processing Science

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Computer Science and Engineering

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Epidemiology and Biomedical Data Science

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Dentistry

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Medical and Wellness Technology

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Medicine

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Biomedical Engineering MHSc

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Health Sciences

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Economics and Business Administration BSc

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Economics and Business Administration MSc

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Mathematical Sciences

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History of Sciences and Ideas

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