Finnish language courses - Villa Victor English - Oulun kaupunki

Finnish language courses (starting Aug. 14th 2017) Finnish language courses (starting Aug. 14th 2017)

NOTE! Finnish classes during the summer recess (June 26 - Aug. 19); Elementary course Mon - Fri at 10.00 - 12.00


All courses are organised at Villa Victor (Torikatu 23, 3rd floor). Courses are run on a non-stop basis, and you can join anytime. Courses are free of charge.

Registration is required for the elementary course only. You don't have to register to the follow-up courses or the literacy class.


Elementary course - Basics for beginners

At the elementary level, there are four groups with the same content but different teaching times. Every group meets twice a week. You can choose a suitable group for you according to the timetable below. Registration is required at the first time you attend the group. You will get a participation card which shows your own group. You may also attend other groups if there is room, but you can register to only one group at the same time.

Printable timetable (pdf).

Group 1 

Wednesdays at 16 - 18
Thursdays at 9.30 - 11.30

Group 2

Mondays and Tuesdays at 13 - 15

Group 3

Wednesdays at 16 - 18
Thursdays at 13 - 15

Group 4

Tuesdays and Thursdays at 9.30 - 11.30


Literacy group - For those who need practice in reading and writing

Fridays at 9.30 - 11.30


Follow-up course - Continuing level for more advanced

Mondays at 9.30 – 11.30 and 13.00 - 15.00
Tuesdays at 13.00 - 15.00
Wednesdayd at 9.30 - 11.30


Finnish conversation group - Improve your practical skills in Finnish!

Tuesdays 15.00 – 16.30


YKI-test training course

Tuesdays 16.30 – 18.00

You can also study Finnish at these places:

Study Finnish online:

Yle oppiminen

Yki-test training

What is Yki (National Certificate of Language Proficiency)?