Welcome to Gradia!


On these pages you will find information about the practicalities concerning international students’ stays at Gradia Jyväskylä and Gradia Jämsä. You will also find information about how to come to Jyväskylä and Jämsä.

Please, remember that the first contacts to us are always made by your Teacher or International Coordinator. These pages are aimed mainly to the students of present partners of Gradia Jyväskylä and Gradia Jämsä.

Academic year at Gradia starts at the beginning of August and ends at the end of May. Between August and May, we warmly welcome foreign students for both work-based learning as well as to vocational studies in the workshops with Finnish students.

Academic year 2018-2019
Autumn semester 8.8.-21.12.2018
Autumn holidays 15-21.10.2018
Independence Day 6.12.2018
Christmas holidays 22.12.2018-2.1.2019    

Spring semester 3.1.-31.5.2019
Winter holidays 25.2.-3.3.2019
Easter break 19-22.4.2019
May Day  1.5.2019
Ascension Day 30.5.2019