University of Jyväskylä
We combine high-level competence in education, natural sciences, humanities and social sciences, and sport and health sciences, as well as in economics and business administration.
NATIONALLY AND INTERNATIONALLY SIGNIFICANT RESEARCH UNIVERSITY
The University of Jyväskylä is a nationally and internationally significant research university and an expert on education that focuses on human and natural sciences.
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ENABLING EXCELLENCE FOR THE FUTURE

The University of Jyväskylä conducts significant, world-class research in its core fields and trains competent, motivated experts who possess lifelong learning skills in various fields. The University interacts with society in an active and responsible manner in regional, national and international contexts.

FACULTIES
FACULTY OF EDUCATION AND PSYCHOLOGY

The Faculty of Education and Psychology is a research and education unit that, relying on strong traditions, bravely builds a better future. In the research and development of learning and teaching, teacher training and therapy education, the faculty is among the top units in Finland.

FACULTY OF HUMANITIES AND SOCIAL SCIENCES

There is an ever-growing need in society for knowledge and understanding related to the humanities and social sciences. The faculty provides socially significant and globally recognised research and education, and is among the leading and most effective educational units in Finland.

FACULTY OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

The Faculty is the first and largest of its kind in Finland and was founded in 1998. However, Information Systems Science has been taught at the University of Jyväskylä since 1967. Currently, there are more than 1650 students studying in the Faculty of Information Technology.

FACULTY OF MATHEMATICS AND SCIENCE

The faculty was founded in 1965. Its four departments are located in the Mattilanniemi and Ylistönrinne campuses. The faculty offers a wide spectrum of research with several world-le

FACULTY OF SPORT AND HEALH SCIENCES

The Faculty of Sport and Health Sciences, because of its unique position, has the main responsibility for conducting research in the field of sport sciences in Finland. The faculty also has an important role in the development of research activities within health sciences.

SCHOOL OF BUSINESS AND ECONOMICS

The dynamic and internationally-oriented Jyväskylä University School of Business and Economics is a full-service business school with an internationally recognized quality of education. JSBE has specialised expertise in environmental and social issues connected to business.

RESEARCH AT THE UNIVERSITY

You find us on the lists of the Shanghai Ranking, Times Higher Education and QS World University Ranking.

We combine high-level competence in education, natural sciences, humanities and social sciences, and sport and health sciences, as well as in economics and business administration, into a multidisciplinary entity. This profile is strengthened through the following core fields:

  • Learning, teaching and the learning and growth environments that support development
  • Basic natural phenomena and mathematical thinking
  • Languages, culture and communities in global change processes
  • Physical activity, health and wellbeing
  • Information technology and the human in the knowledge society
WELCOME TO WORK WITH US!

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!

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5 JOBS FROM THIS EMPLOYER

University of Jyväskylä
University of Jyväskylä
Location: Jyväskylä, Finland | Closing on Nov 30
Senior Lecturer in sustainability of the use of natural resources and conservation biology
The University of Jyväskylä is a nationally and internationally significant research university and an expert on education that focuses on human and natural sciences. The University is Finland’s leading expert in teacher education and adult education, as well as the major...
University of Jyväskylä
University of Jyväskylä
Location: Jyväskylä, Finland | Closing on Dec 03
2 Postdoctoral Researchers - History
The University of Jyväskylä is a nationally and internationally significant research university and an expert on education that focuses on human and natural sciences. The University is Finland’s leading expert in teacher education and adult education, as well as the major...
University of Jyväskylä
University of Jyväskylä
Location: Jyväskylä, Finland | Closing on Dec 08
2 Doctoral Students, Biological and Environmental Science
The University of Jyväskylä is a nationally and internationally significant research university and an expert on education that focuses on human and natural sciences. The University is Finland’s leading expert in teacher education and adult education, as well as the major...