Finnish and language courses' contact teaching have been replaced by web teaching, which continues for time being until the corona situation allows to return to contact teaching.

Other language groups' (English, Russian, Arabic) teaching takes place in Oulu10 according to the autumn 2020 timetable

New students, sign in for summer teaching by sending an email to Veli-Pekka Pelkonen (veli-pekka.pelkonen(at) If you have already signed in to the web courses, no additional enrollment is needed for the autumn. 

You will get a link in the reply message, with which you can join the class. Timetable during the summertime (22nd June - 31st Aug) you can find here.

More info: Veli-Pekka Pelkonen, tel. 050 361 3842, veli-pekka.pelkonen(at)


Welcome to Villa Victor!

Multicultural Centre Villa Victor provides activities for immigrants and Finns living in Oulu.

We provide Finnish language lessons and assistance in different languages free of charge. At Villa Victor you can learn new languages, meet people and participate in a variety of different events. 

Multilingual assistance can be found at the service point in the main lobby of Oulu10 (Torikatu 10).

From Monday to Friday assistance is available in Finnish, English and Arabic from 9.00-16.30 and 14 other languages according the timetable.

Contact information

Multilingual information on coronavirus

Multilingual information on coronavirus COVID-19 (Finnish institute for health and welfare THL)


Below links in different languages about coronavirus published by YLE, Ministry of the Interior and City of Oulu.

Everyday instructions concerning corona news etc. for the general support and mental health.

In Finnish

In English

In Somali

In Arabic, Somali, Kurdish, and Persian


Information about Oulu in different languages