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Electronic Exams: Student instructions

E-exam rooms instructions on coronavirus situation

University's Instructions on Coronavirus Situation are followed in the e-exam rooms

  • If you have symptoms of a cold, influenza, or other infectious diseases, the exam must be postponed.
  • If you cannot take the reserved exam, the booking must  be cancelled or changed immediately so that examination time is available for other students.
  • Wash hands and wipe down with disinfecting hand wipes the keyboard, mouse and the surfaces they might touch before beginning the exam.
  • Everyone can still continue to wear a mask according to their own discretion. Especially those who are not vaccinated and those who have a risk of contracting a severe COVID-19 disease despite vaccinations should consider using a face mask that protects them efficiently (FFP2/3). Instructions on the use of face masks in University´s instructions on the coronavirus situation 

For students belonging to the risk groups for coronavirus disease: If using the exam rooms is not safe enough for you, please contact the in advance Accessibility Planning: and you must produce documentation of belonging to a risk group (e.g. a doctor’s note).  The special arrangements cannot be requested due to fear of coronavirus infection. In addition, living with a family member who belongs to a risk group is not sufficient grounds for special arrangements. Accessibility Planning create recommendation to use of Exam room for the special accomodations or alternative assessment methods, that you must agree with teacher.


E-exam rooms are locked and students can entered only with the access card (student card or print access these have to be activated earlier).  The front doors of the buildings students can find the phone number, if card access to the front door don´t work (mon-fri 8.00-15.30).

If you don´t have access card you can retrieve card from IT-services desk  on weekdays from 8 am to 3 pm and activate a printer access at the any of the multifunctional devices (access and print right).


More information:

What is electronic exam and Exam -system?

Terms and Conditions

When you use the electronic exam service, you have to agree to the following terms and conditions:

  1. In an electronic exam, the users have to comply with the University of Turku Regulation on Studies.
  2. The student agrees that the information of the access control system, video surveillance and examination system can be used to confirm the identity of the student: register for video surveillance at the University of Turku  
  3. Register for data protection at the University of Turku
  4. The electronic exams comply with the terms of use of the computer services of the University of Turku.
  5. University of Turku and Åbo Akademi University EXAM system accessibility statement