JYU is looking for new student ambassadors for the next academic year

JYU is hiring 17 new international student ambassadors for the next academic year – apply now!

University Communications of the University of Jyväskylä is looking for new international student ambassadors to assist in the student recruitment and marketing activities of the University. Student ambassadors interact with prospective students online and face to face e.g. by posting information and answering questions about studying at the University of Jyväskylä and student life in Jyväskylä on social media, and participating in different events organized by the University.

We are hiring 17 student ambassadors (one for each Master's programme) for the period of 1 September 2017 – 31 August 2018 and compensation for the work is 10,30 €/hour. Maximum amount of billable hours per student is 100 per period. The University provides training and instructions for the student ambassadors to support them in their work.

A successful student ambassador candidate  

  • is a foreign degree student at the University of Jyväskylä
  • has started their studies in the autumn of 2016
  • has excellent English language, interpersonal and intercultural communication skills and ability to use social media tools and online communication tools
  • has progressed successfully in his/her studies 


Want to join the team of student ambassadors of the University of Jyväskylä? Apply by April 18th 2017 by filling in the application form

Shortlisted candidates will be interviewed. If the candidates are equal, work experience and academic performance and recommendation requested from the Faculty are taken into account in final selection.

Inquiries: Coordinator Jenni Hyvärinen, jenni.m.hyvarinen@jyu.fi

Further information about the student ambassadors’ activities is available on the website.