University of Jyväskylä Jyväskylän yliopisto (JYU) 

IAU-010028
https://www.whed.net/institutions/IAU-010028

IAU Member

Finland

top General Information

Address

Street:PO Box 35
Seminaarinmäki

City:Jyväskylä

Post Code:40014

Tel.:+358(14) 260-1211

Fax:+358(14) 260-1021

WWW:http://www.jyu.fi

Institution Funding

Public

History

Founded in 1863 as the first Finnish-speaking teacher training college, Jyväskylä Teacher Seminary. JYU became Jyväskylä College of Education in 1934 and acquired its present status and title, University of Jyväskylä, in 1966.

Academic Year

Autumn semester: September - December; Spring semester: January - June

Admission Requirements

Secondary school certificate (ylioppilastutkinto) or foreign equivalent, and entrance examination

Language(s)

Finnish;English

Accrediting Agency

Ministry of Education and Culture

Religious Affiliation

None

Student Body

co-ed

top Officers

Head : Keijo Hämäläinen

Job title:Rector


International Relations Officer : Anna Grönlund

Job title:Head of Internationalization, Division of Strategic Planning and Development

top Divisions

Centre : Computing

Fields of study:Computer Science


Centre : Continuing Education

Fields of study:Continuing Education


Centre : Environmental Research

Fields of study:Environmental Studies


Centre : Human Technologies

Fields of study:Computer Science, Information Technology, Psychology

More details:Agora


Centre : Language

Fields of study:Communication Studies, Linguistics, Modern Languages


Faculty : Education

Fields of study:Adult Education, Curriculum, Education, Educational Administration, Educational and Student Counselling, Preschool Education, Primary Education, Special Education, Teacher Training


Faculty : Humanities

Fields of study:Applied Linguistics, Art Education, Art History, Arts and Humanities, Communication Studies, Cultural Studies, English, Ethnology, Finnish, French, German, History, Hungarian, Journalism, Linguistics, Literature, Modern Languages, Museum Studies, Music, Music Education, Musicology, Public Relations, Romance Languages, Russian, Speech Studies, Swedish, Teacher Training


Faculty : Information Technology

Fields of study:Applied Mathematics, Cognitive Sciences, Information Technology, Mathematics and Computer Science


Faculty : Mathematics and Science

Fields of study:Biological and Life Sciences, Biology, Cell Biology, Chemistry, Ecology, Environmental Management, Environmental Studies, Marine Science and Oceanography, Mathematics, Mathematics Education, Molecular Biology, Natural Resources, Natural Sciences, Nuclear Physics, Physics, Science Education, Statistics


Faculty : Social Sciences

Fields of study:Philosophy, Political Sciences, Psychology, Social Policy, Social Sciences, Social Work, Sociology


Faculty : Sports and Health Sciences

Fields of study:Biology, Gerontology, Health Education, Health Sciences, Physical Education, Physical Therapy, Physiology, Public Health, Social Sciences, Sociology, Sports Management, Sports Medicine


Institute : Chydenius

Fields of study:Education, Information Technology, Teacher Training

More details:Kokkola


Institute : Educational Research

Fields of study:Educational Research


Institute : Open University


School : Business and Economics (Jyväskylä)

Fields of study:Business and Commerce, Economics, Environmental Management

top Degrees

Kandidaatin tutkinto/Kandidatexamen

Fields of study:Business Administration, Economics, Education, Fine Arts, Health Sciences, Natural Sciences, Psychology, Social Sciences, Sports


Maisterim tutkinto/Magisterexamen

Fields of study:Business Administration, Economics, Education, Fine Arts, Health Sciences, Natural Sciences, Psychology, Social Sciences, Sports


Lisensiaatti/Licentiat

Fields of study:Business Administration, Economics, Education, Fine Arts, Health Sciences, Natural Sciences, Psychology, Social Sciences, Sports


Tohtorin tutkinto/Doktorexamen

Fields of study:Business Administration, Economics, Education, Fine Arts, Health Sciences, Psychology, Social Sciences, Sports

top Student Services and Facilities

Student Services

Academic Counselling

Canteen

Careers Guidance

Cultural Activities

Facilities for Disabled People

Foreign Studies Centre

Health Services

Library

Social Counselling

Sports Facilities

top Academic Periodicals

Periodicals

Jyväskylä Studies in Arts

Jyväskylä Studies in Biological and Environmental Science

Jyväskylä Studies in Business and Economics

Jyväskylä Studies in Communication

Jyväskylä Studies in Computing

Jyväskylä Studies in Education, Psychology and Social Research

Jyväskylä Studies in Sport, Physical Education and Health

Kasvatus (Finnish Journal of Education)

Studia Historica Jyväskyläensia

Studia Philologica Jyväskyläensia

Main Press

University Printing House

Updated on 20-02-2018