Of all universities in the world, the University of Jyväskylä is among the top three percent and represents the best of the world in several of its disciplines. Shanghai Ranking: 40 in education, 9th in Sport Science Schools and Departments, 201-300 in Psychology research, 101-150 in communication and 101-150 in Mathematics.
Unique and international. Innovative and dynamic. Warm and cool. Welcome to your destination – University of Jyväskylä. Located at the heart of Finland, JYU is a world-class university where cross-disciplinary and cutting-edge research meets open and energetic commonality. In the international rankings of all universities in the world, the University of Jyväskylä is among the top three percent and represents the best of the world in several of its disciplines.
The University of Jyväskylä brings together education and psychology, natural sciences, humanities and social sciences, sport and health sciences, and business and economics into a multidisciplinary whole brimming with the latest knowledge and skills.
Since 1863, the dialogue between research, education and society has been our driving force. We cherish this balance of research and education, and work to promote open thinking. We kindle the skills, knowledge and passion to live wisely for the best of humanity. Through renowned teaching, high-profile expertise, and global collaboration the JYU community seeks and finds solutions to challenges of the future.