Jyväskylän yliopisto

Jyväskylän yliopisto Ranking

country rank: 4
world rank: 472

University Overview

Jyväskylän yliopisto Ranking (University of Jyväskylä) was founded in 1934 and is a non-profit public higher-education institution in the tiny city of Jyväskylä (population range of 50,000-249,999 persons) in Central Finland. Jyväskylän yliopisto Ranking (JYU) is a big (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational Finnish higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Opetus- ja kulttuuriministeriö, Suomi (Ministry of Education and Culture of Finland). Jyväskylän yliopisto (JYU) provides courses and programs that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees, including doctoral degrees, in a variety of fields. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 86-year-old Finnish university has a strict admission procedure based on entrance exams and students’ previous academic records and ratings. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. JYU also offers students with a library, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, and administrative services, among other academic and non-academic facilities and services.

Jyväskylän yliopisto Ranking

University Identity

Name Jyväskylän yliopisto
Acronym JYU
Founded 1934
Motto Amica veritas Truth is a friend

University Location

Address PO Box 35 Jyväskylä 40014 Central Finland Finland
Tel +358 (14) 260 1052
Fax +358 (14) 260 1163

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office PO Box 35 Jyvaskyla 40014 (14) 260 1079

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 15,000-19,999
Academic Staff 1,000-1,499
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

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Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

European University Association (EUA)

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