Jyväskylän kesäyliopisto


Summer University of Jyväskylä was founded in 1912 and is the oldest of the Finnish summer universities. Summer University of Jyväskylä organizes courses and training throughout the year, including vocational training, open university courses and language courses. The main principle is to offer people a possibility for lifelong learning and to encourage them to strengthen their already existing expertise.

As a general rule the courses are open to everyone regardless of age and previous education. Summer University of Jyväskylä supports the realization of the principles of psychical welfare and educational equality.

Summer University of Jyväskylä is politically, religiously and ideologically independent organization.

Studies in English: 

Welcome to Summer University of Jyväskylä!


21. November 2017, week 47, Hilma. (*)

Contact information

Summer university of Jyväskylä

P.O. Box 35
FI- 40014 Jyväskylän yliopisto

Street address:
Mattilanniemi 2

Email: kesayo(at)jyu.fi

Phone: +358 44 760 3720

Staff and contact information