Language courses and mentoring

In Villa Victor you can study Finnish at many levels from beginner to advanced on a non-stop basis, meaning that lessons are available all the time and you can join groups at any time. In addition to this, Villa Victor organizes teaching as needed, including special courses in cooperation with the University of Oulu. All our courses are free of charge.

Finnish language courses

Finnish language courses are given as classroom teaching in Oulu10 (Torikatu 10). Only the evening courses (starting at 16:00) are online. The timetables can be found in the schedule below.

Registration to the contact teaching (mornings and afternoons):

Please visit the Multilingual Guidance desk in Oulu10 (Torikatu 10).

Registration to evening courses (online courses and the University group):

Please send an email to

ln the message please tell your name and specify which course you want to sign in to. If you want to register for online courses, also tell us the email address you want to use in the Teams teaching group. In the reply message for online courses you will get a link to the teaching group. See the timetable to check when your group is online.

More information from:, tel. 050 361 3842


Villa Victor's mentoring program 2022-2023 has started in October 2022. More information here. Note! Mentoring language is Finnish, so adequate Finnish language skills are required for participation.

Video: Learn Finnish at Villa Victor


Study Finnish

Study Finnish online

Yle oppiminen

Yki-test training

What is Yki (National Certificate of Language Proficiency)?

Osaansuomea (Vanajaveden opisto)

Sano suomeksi (in English)