University of Jyväskylä

Drawing on the rich experience of 75 years of educational heritage, while at the same time embracing rapid modernisation, the University of Jyväskylä continues to set its sights firmly and confidently on the future. As an internationally acclaimed, dedicated, research-based University, our drive for quality in all areas is absolute. Twinned with this goal is our determination to take best possible care of our human capital – our valued Students and Staff. Furthermore, our scientific community remains dedicated to the task of building links with the community and actively networking with carefully selected partners. Our core fields in research and education are basic natural phenomena and the structure of matter; education, learning, and teaching in the future; languages, culture, and social change processes; physical activity and wellbeing; and human technology. WE OFFER SOME 80 MAIN SUBJECTS AND MORE THAN 100 MINOR SUBJECTSacross the following seven faculties:

  • Faculty of Humanities
  • Faculty of Information Technology
  • Faculty of Education
  • Faculty of Sport and Health Sciences (unique within Finland)
  • Faculty of Mathematics and Science
  • School of Business and Economics
  • Faculty of Social Sciences

OUR UNIVERSITY HAS BEEN NOMINATED as a national Centre of Excellence in adult education. The vision of life-long learning is successfully carried out by the Open University and the Continuing Education Centre. The University also hosts the National Education Research Department and the Education Evaluation Secretariat. In addition, our other separate institutes provide you with range of diverse services.

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School of Business and Economics