JYU.
MAKING 
SCIENCE
SOCIAL.

It was here, in 1863, that Finnish-language teacher education began. 

We cherish the balance of research and education and promote open thinking – we kindle the skills, knowledge and passion to live wisely for the best of humanity.

Our beautiful campus is home to a lively multidisciplinary research university – an open and collaborative community whose 2,600 experts and 15,000 students seek answers to the pivotal questions of tomorrow.  

Funding 204 M€ | Publications 3 200 | Faculties 6 | Centres of Excellence in Research 4 | Key facts and figures