Oulun Teekkariyhdistys ry

The purpose of the association is to cherish the Teekkari culture in Oulu, advance its members social and spiritual endeavors, act as a link between the engineering students of University of Oulu and guilds, and observe and develop guidelines to their action. The association upholds connections to the Student Union of the University of Oulu and to other student unions and associations of engineering universities. Oulun Teekkariyhdistys familiarize its members to the professional questions of engineering branch and aim to develop independence and discernment of its members.

Current Oulun Teekkariyhdistys (OTY ry) was born on the ruins of old Teekkari action in Oulu. At first the action of the association was informal and it was organized under the name Tekniikan Ylioppilaat (TY). It was registered to the register of associations as a name Oulun Yliopiston Tekniikan Ylioppilaat ry in 1967. Its action last till year 1984, what after the action was continued under the name Oulun Teekkariyhdisty ry.