Summer School

jyväskylä summer school

"It was a quite memorable and eventful two weeks for me. I had fun doing the traditional Finnish activities and also enjoyed my time very much in the summer school."

Who and how can apply for Summer School?

Who can apply?

All advanced Master's students, graduate students and post-docs in the subjects of the School are invited to apply for the Jyväskylä Summer School. The Summer School annually offers courses in the various fields of science and information technology. You are expected to have basic knowledge in the field. All courses are in English, and good English language skills are needed to follow lectures.

How can apply for Summer School?

The application period for the Summer School was 1st of March – 30th of April, 2017. All the applicants will be informed about the decisions in early June 2017. Accepted students will be sent further information e.g. on the transport and accommodation. For further information about the application procedure, please send your questions by e-mail to Summer School Secretary (

  • The application period has ended. We want to thank all the applicants of their interest in the Jyväskylä Summer School!
  • Students enrolled at the University of Jyväskylä will apply via the Korppi. The application period for students of the  University of Jyväskylä has been extended until 12th of May.

Financial support and participation fee

Attendance in the Summer School is free of charge, but students are responsible for their meals, accommodation and travel costs. The Summer School of is not able to grant any Summer School students financial support. In order to ensure your participation, we recommend that you take steps to secure your own funding, for example, by turning first to your home institution or other local sources of financial aid.