How to apply to Jyväskylä Summer School

Apply to Summer School and spend a fun summer in an international environment!


Target group

All advanced Master's students, graduate students, and post-docs from the field of Mathematics and Science and Information Technology are invited to apply to the Jyväskylä Summer School. The Summer School offers courses in various fields of Science and Information Technology. You are expected to have basic knowledge from the field. All courses are taught in English, and English language competence is needed in order to be able to follow the lectures.

Application process

The application period for the Summer School is 1 March – 30 April every year. All the applicants will be informed about the selections in May. Further information on practicalities (e.g. transport and accommodation) will be sent to the accepted students. If you have further questions about the application procedure, please e-mail jss@jyu.fi.

  • The application period is 1 March - 30 April 2019
  • Students enrolled at the University of Jyväskylä apply by signing up for the courses in the Korppi system. Please check the course descriptions and click on the course code to access Korppi.
  • External students apply online through the Mobility Online system - Please follow the application instructions


Participation in the Summer School courses is free of charge, but students are responsible for covering their own meals, accommodation and travel costs as well as possible visa costs. Small participation fees may be collected for individual events of the social programme. The Summer School is not able to grant any financial support for students. In order to ensure your participation, we recommend you take steps to secure your own funding for example by turning to your home institution or other local sources for financial aid.