Our values and vision

The Open University of University of Jyväskylä (JYUOpen) provides science, competence and opportunities for all. We strenghten the University's profile as a leading adult educator and teachers' educator with a nationally remarkable volume and high pedagogical quality, offering flexible and versatile modes of study, which will also provide opportunities for internationalization.

JYUOpen's values

The Open University adheres to the values and ethical principles of the University of Jyväskylä. Our values are

  • Openness
  • Integrity
  • Quality
  • Trust
  • Community spirit

JYUOpen's vision

In 2030, we are a unique, sustainable and highly modern open university community with a personal approach and national and international impact.

Individuals working together

  • We are a community of wellbeing.
  • Our studies are tailored to student needs.

National impact

  • We are Finland’s most attractive open university.
  • Continuous learning renews competence.

International sustainability

  • We are genuinely international.
  • We take responsibility.

A cutting-edge open university

  • We take an agile approach to development.
  • Our leadership is systematic, interactive and inclusive.