Faculty of Mathematics and Science

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Study Guide
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Arrival and Support Services

Arrival and Support Services
Information on arrival, accommodation, orientation programme, peer tutor service and much more to do with the start of your studies.

Introduction to the Faculty of Mathematics and Science

Introduction to the Faculty of Mathematics and Science
There are around 2500 Bachelor’s and Master’s level students in the faculty, of which around 350 are freshmen. There are usually around 50-60 international students, of which most are Master's level students. There are also many exchange students. Around 200 Master’s level and 40 doctoral level students graduate from the faculty per year.

Responsibilities of Students

Responsibilities of Students
Each student is responsible for his/her studies and, through his/her own actions, promoting the learning of others as well.

Student Union and Subject Associations

Student Union and Subject Associations
Student Union of University of Jyväskylä is our University’s students’ interest and service organisation. Student associations of the Faculty of Mathematics and Science are Syrinx ry (Students of Biological and Environmental Sciences), Otsoni ry (Students of Environmental Science and Technology), Radikaali ry (Students of Chemistry), Ynnä ry (Students of Physics, Mathematics and Information Technology) and Tiltti ry (Students of Statistics).