FITECH: Hydrogen production and storage (University of Oulu)

Hydrogen production and storage

Individual course

The course provides the student understanding about hydrogen production technologies, hydrogen storage and safety issues. It also covers the new hydrogen production technologies currently under research. This 5+2 credit course is realized in cooperation with the universities of Oulu (the course coordinator), Jyväskylä, Tampere, and Eastern Finland.

Course contents

  • Hydrogen chemistry
  • Hydrogen production and safety
  • Digitalisation in hydrogen and P2X processes
  • Hydrogen storage – systematic approach and new material solutions

Learning outcomes

After successfully completing this course, the student

  • has a comprehensive understanding on hydrogen production
  • knows why and how hydrogen is stored and what safety issues needs to be considered

Teaching schedule

Self study on the course platform.

Completion methods

Lecture recordings and exercises (80% completed) for 5 ECTS (pass/fail)

In addition to these requirements, by completing the course examination it is possible to gain +2 ECTS (altogether 7 ECTS) and get a course grade. The exam is completed online.

You can get a digital badge after completing this course.

Responsible teacher

University of Oulu

Satu Pitkäaho


Further information about the course and studying

University of Oulu

Reeta Tolonen


Contact person for applications

FITech Network University

Fanny Qvickström, Student services specialist



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