|English Name:||University of Jyvaskyla|
|Address:||P.O. Box 35|
The University of Jyväskylä is a nationally and internationally significant multidisciplinary research university and an expert on education that focuses on human and natural sciences. The University is Finland’s leading expert in teacher education and adult education, as well as a major exporter of education. The University has approximately 2,500 employees and nearly 15,000 students from almost 100 countries.
Profile and core fields
The University combines high-level competence in education, natural sciences, humanities and social sciences, and sport and health sciences, as well as in economics and business administration, into a multidisciplinary entity. This profile is strengthened through the following core fields:
- Learning, teaching and the learning and growth environments that support development
- Basic natural phenomena and mathematical thinking
- Languages, culture and communities in global change processes
- Physical activity, health and wellbeing
- Information technology and the human in the knowledge society
Mission: Enabling excellence for the future
The University of Jyväskylä conducts significant, world-class research in its core fields and trains competent, motivated experts who possess lifelong learning skills in various fields. The University interacts with society in an active and responsible manner in regional, national and international contexts.
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