07.07.2017

Finnish as a second language

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Open University

At the Open University you can take a Suomi 2 basic-level course. Open University courses are subject to a fee. Those in an employment relationship with the University of Jyväskylä are usually entitled to a fifty per cent discount on the fees. Some of the course offerings are also free due to staff training support. 

Open University studies in English

Open University studies as staff training

Summer University

The Summer University of Jyväskylä organises every year an Intensive Summer Course in Finnish Language and Culture  The course is subject to a fee.

Studies in English

Language Centre

The Language Centre is in charge of supporting the language and communication skills and internationalisation of the entire University community. Language Centre offers Finnish as a second language courses for University students and staff as well as for non-university students. Staff training events are open to doctoral students in an employment relationship with the university. Please confirm with your supervisor your interest in participating in staff training before registering for course offerings.

Finnish as a second language for students

Finnish as a second language for staff

Finnish as a second language for non-university students