University of Jyväskylä

The University of Jyväskylä is an internationally renowned research university and an expert in education that focuses on human and natural sciences. We are a leading expert on teacher education and adult education, as well as the major exporter of education. The Faculty of Sport and Health Sciences is the only of its kind in Finland.

The University of Jyväskylä offers high-quality, research-based Master’s degree programmes in English tuition free. International students are welcome to apply to the 2-year programmes, which lead to an officially recognized Master’s degree and qualify for doctoral studies. Our core fields of research and education are:
  • Basic natural phenomena
  • The structure of matter
  • Education
  • Learning and teaching in the future
  • Languages
  • Culture and social change processes
  • Physical activity and wellbeing
  • Human technology