• We are now Bioscientific Society of Oulu

    Dear all, The annual spring meeting of the Biochemical Society of Oulu decided to change the society’s name, which has been in use since 1971. The name change is now official. The new name starting from the 6th of April 2018 is Oulun Biotieteellinen seura ry (The Bioscientific Society of Oulu). The Society will continue promoting bioscientific research in Northern Finland and connecting the bioscience professionals in the area.
  • BioBio-Society

    We are a local branch of Societas biochemica biophysica et microbiologica Fennia - a national organization of life scientists


This is the official homepage of the Bioscientific Society of Oulu (in Finnish: Oulun Biotieteellinen Seura ry), a local branch of Societas biochemica, biophysica et microbiologica Fenniae.

Anybody can join us by applying for a membership of the BioBio-Society and tagging our local branch.

You can also find us on Facebook and LinkedIn!

What we do

We are a non-profit organization bringing together students, academics and industry in the life-science field of Oulu region.

Our current main objective is to support the employment and industry-academia collaboration of our members. Our members are eligible to apply grants from international organizations; FEBS, FEMS, IUBAP, IUMS, EBSA and IUBMB.


We arrange visits to local companies and recreational activity. Annual networking event brings together participants from academia and industry to network and discuss timely topics.

Welcome to the spring term events:

– Paintball and picnic 17th of June

Mark the date, more info about the events coming soon.

More info about upcoming and past events.