About JSBE

Enabling excellence for the future in responsible business, digital business and economy, and policy-relevant economics.

The Jyväskylä University School of Business and Economics (JSBE) is one of the six faculties of the University of Jyväskylä. Economic sciences have been taught in Jyväskylä since 1967. As a part of a university internationally renown for high-quality research and innovativeness in learning and teaching development, we strive for excellence in research and research-based teaching in the key fields of economic sciences. Our disciplines are Economics, Management and Leadership, Accounting, Marketing, Strategy and Entrepreneurship, Corporate Communication, and Corporate Environmental Management.

We serve the society by educating experts, leaders and entrepreneurs at all academic levels: bachelors, masters, doctors and Executive MBAs. We offer education in business and economics for students of other faculties as well. JSBE’s Avance Executive is one of the leading MBA educations in Finland and has the international AMBA accreditation.

JSBE’s has just over 100 employees and around 1,500 students. JSBE serves the surrounding society by passing multifaceted research knowledge and expert services outside the academic community.

JSBE is:

  • a versatile, influential and renowned educational unit in the field of economic sciences
  • a clearly profiled research unit with high productivity and excellent quality
  • a key player in the commercial and innovation activity of a multidisciplinary university