Enjoy life after work

ICTOu­lu is a network of com­pa­nies ope­ra­ting in Oulu.
From lean star­tups to glo­bal IT giants.

Choo­se your own path

Wor­king in the Fin­nish city of Oulu lets you build a life that looks like you. Befo­re, during and after work.

Amidst the remar­kable natu­ral sur­roun­dings, Oulu is a modern ICT city. Bac­ked up with cen­tu­ries of glo­bal networ­king, the nort­hern capi­tal of the hap­piest place on Earth con­sists of various, inter­na­tio­nal career paths. Here you’ll find both world-class oppor­tu­ni­ties and exper­ti­se.


In Oulu, the ori­gi­nal and crea­ti­ve urban life flows in seam­less har­mo­ny with the area’s pris­ti­ne natu­re. The unique river del­ta opens up a plet­ho­ra of waterways, swamps and forests to explo­re. The varying flo­ra and fau­na of the area are gua­ran­teed to surpri­se. On mild sum­mer days and night­less nights as well as during the calm and whi­te win­ter like no other.

For the people of Oulu, a stable and clean life is a given.

Blaze your own trail or pick an exis­ting one. Be it a pro­fes­sio­nal adven­tu­re, a hike on the city’s seve­ral out­door tracks or kay­aking along the “Amazon of Oulu”, Oulu pre­sents you with a mul­ti­tu­de of paths – always right at your doors­tep. Join us in deve­lo­ping to beco­me the best in the world.

A bunch of ins­pi­ring rea­sons to be inte­res­ted in wor­king in Oulu

Here you’ll have all the oppor­tu­ni­ty in the world at your fin­ger­tips. Just read about our inter­na­tio­nal­ly known ICT com­pa­nies.

Atul Saxe­na and Rafeeq Rafeeq work at Nokia in Oulu. Both apprecia­te the work-life balance offe­red by Oulu’s sere­ne envi­ron­ment.

Filip Polak from Slo­va­kia came to Oulu in 2019 and he is stu­dying at the Uni­ver­si­ty of Oulu for the fourth year. Filip star­ted wor­king part-time at Nokia in Februa­ry 2022.

Oulu is the first loca­tion in Euro­pe whe­re Silicon Val­ley star­tup Alif Semicon­duc­tor has establis­hed a pre­sence. Why did the firm deci­de to come to Oulu after set­ting up offices in Cali­for­nia, Sin­ga­po­re and India?

ICTOu­lu is a network of com­pa­nies ope­ra­ting in Oulu.
From lean star­tups to glo­bal IT giants.

Real expe­riences on life after work in Oulu

With Inter­na­tio­nal House Oulu by your side, your tran­si­tion to life in Oulu is seam­less. Recei­ve per­so­na­lized reloca­tion gui­dance and answers about eve­ry­day life mat­ters.

This is what people ask us

Below, we’ve answe­red some of the more com­mon ques­tions about living in Oulu.

Try out the Oulu way of life

Live hap­pi­ly ever after

Work and deve­lop your­self easi­ly

Feel the clean natu­re and expe­rience supri­sing events

Find a coo­ler way of life

Need help? Inter­na­tio­nal House Oulu col­lects dif­fe­rent gui­dance ser­vices for immi­grants and com­pa­nies rec­rui­ting inter­na­tio­nal talent under one roof!

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Inte­res­ted in enjo­ying life after work? We are always hap­py to answer any pos­sible ques­tions. Check our con­tact infor­ma­tion, lea­ve us a mes­sa­ge and we’ll get back to you as soon as pos­sible.