JYU Tuition Fee Scholarships

  • Master
  • Minimum 50% of the tuition

JYU tuition fee scholarships are awarded to cover tuition costs. There are two categories and several scholarships are awarded in each Master's degree programme, based on programme-specific admission criteria.

University of Jyväskylä
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University of Jyväskylä

Located at the heart of Finland, the University of Jyväskylä is a world-class university where cross-disciplinary and cutting-edge research meets open and energetic communality. JYU brings together education and psychology, natural sciences, humanities and social sciences, sport and health sciences, information technology and business and economics into a multidisciplinary whole brimming with the latest knowledge and skills.

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You may apply for a JYU scholarship if you are

  • eligible to apply for one of the international master’s degree programmes
  • liable to pay tuition fees

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Each Master's degree programme offers two scholarships covering 100% of the tuition fee and four scholarships covering 50% of the tuition fee. The JYU tuition fee scholarships are awarded for two years. To receive the scholarship for the second year of studies, the students have to proceed in their studies as planned (min. of 55 ECTS during first year).

The scholarships are granted based on academic merit demonstrated during the application process. In each master's programme, the following scholarships are available for application:

  • 1 scholarship that covers 100% of the tuition fee for two years + a one-time grant of EUR 5,000 (Finland Scholarship)
  • 2 scholarships that cover 100% of the tuition fee for two years (JYU tuition fee scholarship)
  • 4 scholarships that cover 50% of the tuition fee for two years (JYU tuition fee scholarship)


You can apply for a JYU Scholarship using the same application form with which you apply for admission by filling in the appropriate section. By doing so, you will automatically apply for both the Finland Scholarship and the JYU tuition fee scholarship.