Language courses and mentoring

Finnish language courses

Finnish language courses are given as classroom teaching in Aleksinkulma (Aleksanterinkatu 9). Only the evening courses (starting at 16:00) are on the web as online teaching only. The timetables can be found in the schedule below.

NOTE: the classroom teaching will move to Oulu10 premises in Torikatu 10 starting on Monday 3rd Oct.

Registration to the contact teaching (mornings and afternoons):

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

Intensive courses for the Ukrainian refugees continue. More info here. Registration to the courses at Multilingual Guidance.

Registration to online teaching (evening courses) via email:

Please send an email to

ln the message give your name and the email address you want to use in the Teams teaching group. In the reply message 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


Registration for Villa Victor's next mentoring program has started in May 2022. More information and the registration forms to the program 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)