Jyväskylän kesäyliopisto

FAQ - Frequently Asked Questions on the Intensive Finnish Course

What is the Intensive Finnish course?

- Our course is a short language course that takes place in the summer.

What is the Summer University of Jyväskylä?

- The Summer University of Jyväskylä organizes the Intensive course and many other courses supporting life-long learning all year. We are an independent organization and we are not part of the University of Jyväskylä.

Will I get a degree if I take part on the Intensive course?

- You will get a course diploma that proves you have taken part on the course and done a total of 80 hours of Finnish language studies, but you will not get a degree of any sort.

Can I continue my studies in the University of Jyväskylä after the Intensive course?

- We are not part of the University, so completing the Intensive course will not give you a right to continue studying in the University. You will have to apply via other channels.

Will I acquire a Finnish social security number if I take part on the Intensive course?

- Participation will not give you Finnish social security.

What about visas, immigration permits or residence permits?

- The Summer University does not handle questions on these issues. Please contact your country's embassy if you have such questions.

What is the policy with the course fee?

- We send out course invoices during the spring and the course fee must be paid before arriving at the course.

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17. October 2017, week 42, Saini, Saana. (*)

Contact information

Summer university of Jyväskylä

P.O. Box 35
FI- 40014 Jyväskylän yliopisto
Finland

Street address:
Mattilanniemi 2

Email: kesayo(at)jyu.fi

Phone: +358 44 760 3720

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