Summer and Winter Schools

University of Jyväskylä organises short term programmes for international students in a variety of Summer Schools and Winter Schools.

The schools are short programmes, mirroring the versatility of academic disciplines.  In the present multilinguistic and cross-cultural society, experience of foreign cultures and habits is an important part of anyone’s learning path.  The Schools offering a variety of subjects offering interdisciplinary learning, an environment for new ideas and innovations, enables forming new connections and improves language and communication skills. The Schools offer the students and the researchers of University of Jyväskylä a possibility to internationalize without being a day abroad.

Want to...

... Be JYUnited

Make new friends?  Make international contacts? 
Earn credits? Have fun? 
Experience Finnish culture?  Develop your skills?

  • in mid-May−mid-June
  • for bachelor-level students interested in Human Sciences from JYU and partner universities
  • organized by JYU
  • in August
  • for graduate students and post-docs in the various fields of science and information technology
  • organized by JYU, Faculties of Mathematics and Science and IT
  • in August
  • for students interested in experimenting and practicing using ICT in guidance and counselling
  • programme fee: 75 €
  • organized by Jyväskylä Open University
  • in January
  • for undergraduate and graduate students interested in Social Sciences of Sport or Sport Management from JYU and partner universities
  • organized by JYU, Faculty of Sport and Health Sciences