University of Jyväskylä

Hallmarks of Excellence

Internationally Ranked

QS World University Rankings by Subject; Education, Physics, Languages and Mathematics ranked high; 4/2015

QS World University Rankings: In 2014 the University of Jyväskylä in position 318, 9/2014

Times Higher Education World University Rankings; University of Jyväskylä ranked among the best 301-350 research universities,10/2014

Webometrics: University of Jyväskylä has the second best online visibility in Finland, 8/2014

Centres of Excellence in Research nominated by the Academy of Finland




Academy Professors

  • Petri Toiviainen, Dynamics of music cognition,2014-2018
  • Kari Rissanen, Supramolecular chemistry, nanochemistry and X-ray crystallography, 2013-2017
  • Pekka Koskela, Mathematics, 2010-2014

Audits by FINHEEC

    JYU received a quality label in audition of the Finnish Education Evaluation Centre - FINEEC

    • Status of University of Excellence in Adult Education 2004-2006, 2007-2009


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