A study centre is a local meeting place for distance students. The municipal study centres play an important role in the university's distance education program.
At the study centres, students have access to rooms and equipment, such as videoconference studios, computers with Internet, group rooms, copying facilities, telephone, etc. There are also administrative personnel able to give students practical information and help. Even exams can be taken at study centres. The local study centre is a meeting place for students, advisors, teachers and supervisors.