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Oulu is the unofficial capital of the winter cycling.

Oulu – a higher grade of living

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Located at the heart of the Linnanmaa campus, Career center is your one stop place to go if you need any help regarding, you guessed it, career!

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Rafeeq Rafeeq is a newcomer to Oulu. He moved to the city with his wife and two daughters in February 2022 to join the team that designs new electronic systems at Nokia.

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Volunteers from different companies planned a concept for giving children from orphanages in Frankfurt and Munich something very special this year: A once-in-a-lifetime experience that the children would never forget would entail visiting the winter wonderland of northern Finland.

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Moamen Ibrahim, 28, is originally from Egypt. He works now as a Machine Learning Engineer at Solita. He has been here in Oulu for five years.

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ICTOulu is a new network of Oulu-based ICT companies from new generation tech startups to international giants operating in Oulu.

Take a look at ICTOulu.

For the last year or so, there has been a lot of attention placed on the idea of the metaverse: an evolution in how we interact with people and platforms online, driven by a multitude of technologies that will enable us to participate in shared experiences through virtual environments.

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Oulu offers a higher grade of living. It’s a future European Capital of Culture with humane energy and buzzing with forward-looking high tech.

Oulu is growing and evolving with you

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Talent thrives in Oulu

Future is made in Oulu. Education, research and development here are at the top of the world, and we have significant career opportunities to offer!

Oulu in the wintertime, shot from the air. The sun sheds light on the town from the left edge of the photo and Oulu River flows on the right, free of ice.

Oulu is northern, humane and smart

Future is made in Oulu. Education, research and development here are at the top of the world, and we have significant career opportunities to offer!The northern city of culture embraces everyone. Our superpowers stem from the variety of people and the rich nature of the Oulu region.

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Welcome to the northern hub of business

Future is made in Oulu. Education, research and development here are at the top of the world, and we have significant career opportunities to offer!The northern city of culture embraces everyone. Our superpowers stem from the variety of people and the rich nature of the Oulu region.

People are laughing and wading in shallow water near the shore, the sun is shining brightly. The wading people have rolled up the legs of their pants or lifted the hems of their skirts.

Become an Oulu citizen

Combine well-balanced, effortless everyday living and a meaningful career in Oulu – we know the secrets to good quality of life!

Oulu2026 – get on board as we roll toward becoming the European Capital of Culture

Oulu is joined on the journey by 32 municipalities in northern Finland. We this collaboration, we wish to bring more culture and well-being to the north, create new jobs, and develop our northern region.

Find a solution to all your needs in Oulu

At BusinessAsema, work and talent meet in an environment that provides handy options for developing personal expertise as well as business operations.

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The Pohjola Route is a circular road system that offers a range of experiences for motorists, families, nature enthusiasts as well as travellers who prefer public transport options. Along the Pohjola Route, anyone can select the itinerary and nature attractions of their choice – travelling the full length of the route or just parts of it.

Have a closer look at the Pohjola Route

Or are you still searching for your path to employment? BusinessOulu can help you! Check out the services for entrepreneurs, organisations and talent!

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Ouluhalli arena and its surroundings photographed from the air. The roof of Ouluhalli has been coloured blue and violet with lights, and the degree sign of Oulu brand has also been created on the roof with lights.

Find plenty of events for almost any day!

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