Oulu is a gateway to the far North of Europe. The city has evolved into a major hub for high tech, yet it is still cosy and compact. And it has been named the European Capital of Culture for 2026.
Oulu combines Northern hospitality, nature and culture with modern technology.
Solid innovation expertise and a dynamic operational environment in Arctic Europe’s fastest growing city attract startups and large international companies alike to Oulu.
There’s plenty of work in the Oulu region for technology industry professionals, whether it’s developing pioneering technology for use in devices and applications all over the world, building information system solutions for future health care, or perhaps working with telecommunications solutions for the shipping industry.
Hansika, originally from Sri Lanka, is currently pursuing her master’s degree at the Faculty of Education at the University of Oulu. In her column, she reflects on her new life in Finland. .
Doris, originally from Hong Kong, is an architect that lives and works in Oulu. Oulu Talent Hub interviewed Yue about her thoughts on living and working in Oulu.
Junnaid Iqbal comes from Pakistan but lives and works as a system simulation engineer in Oulu. In this article, he talks about his life in Finland.
Oulu and Oulu-based companies are in a ready position to go forward in various technological key-domains related to the metaverse. Learn more about it.