1977: Reform of Swedish higher education. Jönköping University College is set up as a state university college.
Jönköping University is characterised by focused profiles, internationalisation, an entrepreneurial spirit and collaboration with the surrounding society.Jönköping University offers courses and study programmes taught in English at all three levels: Undergraduate, Master and Doctoral.
Jönköping University conducts research in a focused and international environment. Each school has its own designated focus areas and research activities.The focus areas at Jönköping International Business School are entrepreneurship, ownership and renewal. The School of Education and Communication examines the conditions for education and communication. The School of Engineering provides technical expertise and know-how to small- and medium-sized enterprises. The School of Health and Welfare addresses health, care and social work from a unique holistic perspective.
Career Center gives businesses and organisations a variety of ways to meet and interact with students.Career Center aims to strengthen students' opportunities of successfully finding appropriate employment upon graduation through:
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We offer you help and guidance in different matters related to your studies. In particular we assist you with issues related to registration, change of address, certificate of registration and the pick-up of exams.Regarding questions on examination and re-examination (for instance, problems to sign up for an exam) please contact the Examination Group.
Admitted students will receive a link to apply for accommodation.
The University Library provides an inspiring setting which is conducive to studying. It offers high-quality collections in printed and electronic form. Information services are available on location as well as over the internet, and the seminar rooms are open 24 hours a day.
Each school has its own computer facilities for students, accessible 24 hours a day, seven days a week. In addition, wireless internet access is also available on campus.
Student Health Care is available free of charge to students during their entire period of study. At Student Health Care you can meet a counsellor, nurse or student chaplain if you need someone to talk to.
The modern campus with all four schools, the University Library and the Students' House is situated right in the centre of Jönköping, close to everything that the city has to offer. Jönköping is one Sweden's ten largest cities and is also one of the most beautifully situated at the juncture of three sprawling lakes.
Jönköping Universitys new sports centre will include a multifunction hall, an activity centre and a gym. The sports centre will be located next to the School of Health Sciences, and is expected to be completed in November 2013. The centre together with the terrace and the bridge will link the north and south parts of the campus.
The modern campus offers a variety of services, including the library, health care, career centre, computer labs, cafés and restaurants.
The Jönköping Student Union is run by students, for students. The union safeguards the students interests in many areas of student life and at the university. To guarantee an active student union, and to ensure student influence at Jönköping University, the university has decided that membership in Jönköping Student Union shall be mandatory for all students at the university. The membership fee varies and is determined by the form of study.
JIBS first in Sweden to receive AACSB accreditation
The most I like about education at JU that students do a lot of practical work. The study environment is good and we have good teachers. The only problem that it doesn't have alot of master degrees
The university places a lot of value on team work and making sure that the opinions of all students are taken into account in order to improve their courses and programmes. I am having a good experience here, I like that we have a lot of practical assignment to do.