Research at the University of Jyväskylä

Profile and core fields

You find us on the lists of the Times Higher Education and QS World University Rankings (2016).

We combine high-level competence in education, natural sciences, humanities and social sciences, and sport and health sciences, as well as in economics and business administration, into a multidisciplinary entity. This profile is strengthened through the following core fields:

  • Learning, teaching and the learning and growth environments that support development
  • Basic natural phenomena and mathematical thinking
  • Languages, culture and communities in global change processes
  • Physical activity, health and wellbeing
  • Information technology and the human in the knowledge society

Profiling actions funded by Academy of Finland